Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border PM 1917 May-7


Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused



Appomattox Bridge
Title:
Appomattox Bridge
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Gordon C. Morgan, Manager - On U.S. Highways 1 and 301 - The Leading and Only Fireproof Hotel.



Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1936 Feb-27


Quality Court Motel, South
Title:
Quality Court Motel, South
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Jumbo/Large Format unused

Description:
Resort type motel. Ph. 733-0600. 75 rooms - family units - bridal suites - 24 hour service - piped music - TV - phones - room thermostats - putting green - tennis - shuffleboard - Olympic size pool, and lawn games - Diners', American Express and Phillips 66.



Old Blandford Church, Petersburg, Virginia
Title:
Old Blandford Church, Petersburg, Virginia
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
This Colonial Church, constructed in 1735-37, has been restored as a Confederate Memorial Chapel. In the adjacent cemetary, which dates from 1702, are buried veterans of eight wars, including thousands of Confederates killed during the Siege of Petersburg.


U. S. National Army Cantonment, Camp Lee
Title:
U. S. National Army Cantonment, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border

Description:
Reading the camp rules.



Ellwyn Motel
Title:
Ellwyn Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome PM 1962

Description:
ELLWYN MOTEL On U.S. 301 4 Miles South of Petersburg, Virginia 20 Beautiful Units Hot Water Heat Tiled Baths each with Tub & Shower Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Fully Air-Conditioned Free Room T.V. Guest Lounge SWIMMING POOL Children's Wading POOL Restaurant on Premises Duncan Hines Recommended Your Hosts Tom and Donald Coghill Phone Petersburg, Va. 733-7665


Petersburg General Hospital
Title:
Petersburg General Hospital
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1961 Aug-26



Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1942 Oct-2


Holiday Inn
Title:
Holiday Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused



Medical Arts Bulding
Title:
Medical Arts Bulding
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
C. T. American Art


Ye Blue Tartane Motor Court
Title:
Ye Blue Tartane Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Steam heated - modern - brick cabins - tourist rooms - craft shop - Shell service - official service station - approved motor court. Dexter Press



Ye Blue Tartane Motor Court
Title:
Ye Blue Tartane Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Steam Heated - Brick Cabins - Craft Shop - Modern - Tourist Rooms - Shell Service - AAA Official Service Station and Motor Court.


Sycamore St., from Washington St.
Title:
Sycamore St., from Washington St.
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border PM 1935

Description:
Sycamore Street may be termed the shopping district of Petersburg and many large and up-to-date stores lining both sides of this thoroughfare form quite an attraction.



Prince George Motel
Title:
Prince George Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused


Indian Hills Inn
Title:
Indian Hills Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Gracious living in hospitable surroundings arranged to accommodate your every need. Complete one-stop service located on Interstate Route 95, just 15 minutes from downtown Richmond - surrounded by historic points of interest. Ideal for conventions, sales meetings, private parties or just casual living.



Massachusetts Monument Showing Crater in Rear
Title:
Massachusetts Monument Showing Crater in Rear
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
C. T. American Art


Up-Away Guest Home and Cottages
Title:
Up-Away Guest Home and Cottages
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused



Indian Hills Motel
Title:
Indian Hills Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused


Roses of Picardy Motor Court
Title:
Roses of Picardy Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
New brick cottages - steam heat - television all rooms - tile bath tub and shower - air foam mattresses. Phone 381. Located 3 miles north of Petersburg, Va., on US Hwys 1 and 301. E. C. Kropp Co.



Y.M.C.A. and St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Title:
Y.M.C.A. and St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
This newly constructed edifice was built principally by popular subscription and is one of the finest equipped institutions of this character in the South. Curt Teich & Co.


Holiday Inn
Title:
Holiday Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused



Camp Lee - Theatre No.1
Title:
Camp Lee - Theatre No.1
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1942 Jan-19


Indian Hills Inn
Title:
Indian Hills Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Gracious living in hospitable surroundings arranged to accommodate your every need. Complete one-stop service located on Interstate Route 95, just 15 minutes from downtown Richmond - surrounded by historic points of interest. Ideal for conventions, sales meetings, private parties or just casual living. Interstate 95 - Exit 5 - Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike P.O. Box 1088, Petersburg, Va. 23803 - 526-0341



Ellwyn Motel
Title:
Ellwyn Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome PM 1969 Feb-24

Description:
On U.S. 301 at Interstate 95 200 yards north of Exit 301 6 miles south of Petersburg, Virginia 21 units, fully air-conditioned, room TV, room phones. Swimming pool. Children's wading pool. Your hosts Bonnie and Donald Coghill Phone Petersburg, Va. 733-7665


Holiday Inn Downtown
Title:
Holiday Inn Downtown
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
I-95 and Washington Street



Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1912 Sep-25

Description:
Erected 1735


Petersburg National Battlefield - Sutler Store
Title:
Petersburg National Battlefield - Sutler Store
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused



Armory and Health Center
Title:
Armory and Health Center
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


Comfort Inn
Title:
Comfort Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Comfort Inn 12002 South Crater Road, Petersburg, Virginia 23805 (804) 732-2000 Toll Free 1 (800) 228-6150 96 rooms - South of Richmond - 10 miles to Fort Lee - Pool - AAA approved - Senior citizen Discount - Family Plan



Holiday Inn Downtown
Title:
Holiday Inn Downtown
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
I-95 & Washington Street; 3 miles to Ft. Lee - 5 miles to Hopewell Industrial Center; Betersburg Battlefield Tours; AC: 703 - Telephone: 733-00730; restaurant; swimming pool; banquet rooms; air-conditioned; free TV & Holidex reservations


Windsor Court, U.S. Route #301
Title:
Windsor Court, U.S. Route #301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
10 Modern Units with Private Baths - Showers - Radiant Heating - Beautifully Furnished. Owned & Operated by: Mr. & Mrs. Henry J. Henn. Mailing address - Petersburg, Va., P.O. Box #402. Telephone: Petersburg: 1715-R



Indian Hills Motel
Title:
Indian Hills Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Gracious living in hospitable surroundings arranged to accommodate your every need. Complete one-stop service located on Interstate Route 95, just 15 minutes from downtown Richmond-surrounded by historic points of interest. Ideal for conventions, sales meetings, private parties or just casual living. Interstate 95; Exit 5 - Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike. Address: PO Box 1088; Phone: 526-0341 Area Code 703


Brook's Tourist Court and Restaurant
Title:
Brook's Tourist Court and Restaurant
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Modern, Brick, Insulated, Steam Heated Cottages. Each room with private bath. Telephone Petersburg 3791-J-12. Mr. & Mrs. T. J. Brooks, Owners, Mgrs. P. O. Address RFD 2, Box 232 A. On U.S. 301, six miles south of Petersburg, Virginia



Holiday Inn
Title:
Holiday Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Nine miles south of Petersburg at interchange of Interstate 95, US 301 and Va. 35. Ph: REgent 3-1152


Country Club
Title:
Country Club
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Located on the edge of the city, it embraces a well designed golf course and fine clay tennis courts Tichnor Bros., Inc



Petersburg General Hospital
Title:
Petersburg General Hospital
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1953 Jul-9

Description:
Built in 1952 at a cost of $3,476,000. Virginia's newest modern medical center


Interior Old Blanford Church (Erected in 1735)
Title:
Interior Old Blanford Church (Erected in 1735)
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused



Petersburg Country Club
Title:
Petersburg Country Club
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1941 Mar-26


U. S. Post Office and Custom House
Title:
U. S. Post Office and Custom House
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused



La Salle Motel and Efficiency Apartments
Title:
La Salle Motel and Efficiency Apartments
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome

Description:
301 South. Air conditioned, TV, wall to wall carpet, choice of restaurants, convenient to large shopping center. Five minutes to Confederate Battle Grounds. Ten minutes to famous Fort Lee


Petersburg Motor Court
Title:
Petersburg Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
New brick cottages - steam heat, television in all rooms; tile bathtub and shower; airfoam mattresses; located in city of Petersburg, Va. on US Highway 301 and 460. Phone RE 23741



Indian Hills Motel
Title:
Indian Hills Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Gracious living in hospitable surroundings arranged to accommodate your every need. Complete one-stop service located on Interstate Route 95, just 15 minutes from downtown Richmond - surrounded by historic points of interest. Ideal for conventions, sales meetings, private parties or just casual living. Interstate 95, exit 5, Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike


Courthouse
Title:
Courthouse
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Completed in 1839, this building is both a civic symbol and an example of classical revival architecture, freely interpreted. It is said to have been modeled after the designs of Sir Christopher Wren. This unusual picture was taken just before a summer storm



Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Title:
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused


Bird's Eye view showing Courthouse
Title:
Bird's Eye view showing Courthouse
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
This beautiful court house with its ancient architecture is quite an interseting sight to all visitors



Sycamore Street viaduct, Showing Walnut Hill
Title:
Sycamore Street viaduct, Showing Walnut Hill
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
this beautiful viaduct constructed over a deep ravine leads to one of the fast growing suburban districts of this section


Greetings from Petersburg
Title:
Greetings from Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1946 Apr-12

Description:
On May 8, 1607, the first colonists came to the mouth of the Appomattox River, but it was not until 1646, when Governor Berkeley built Fort Henry on the site where the city now stands, that Petersburg began. Nearby lived Pocahontas, Virginia's most romantic figure. By the time of the Revolution, Petersburg had become a flourishing town



Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
Post Office, Petersburg, VA. Within this beautiful structure, built of the finest granite, are housed the offices of the Federal Government


National Cemetary, City Point
Title:
National Cemetary, City Point
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1909 Feb-9



Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1948 Sep-29

Description:
The Old Blandford Church of Petersburg, Virginia, was built in 1735. The following lines by an unknown author were found written on its walls about 1841: Thou art crumbling to the dust, old pile: Thou art hastening to they fall, And 'round thee in thy lonliness Clings the ivy to thy wall. The worshippers are scattered now Who knelt before they shrine, And silence reigns where anthems rose, In days of "Auld Lang Syne."


Econo-Travel Motor Hotel
Title:
Econo-Travel Motor Hotel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Sleep tight, America. Econo-Travel Motor Hotels - - First class rooms at economy prices. Air conditioned. Free television. Deluxe matresses. Full bath. Telephone. Electric heat. Large rooms. Free directory available in our lobby. 25 S. CRATER ROAD PETERSBURG, VA. 23803 PHONE (804) 861-4680 (Rts. 301 & 460 at I-95 & 36) Printed in U.S.A



Petersburg Motor Court
Title:
Petersburg Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
New brick cottages - Steam heat, Television in all rooms. Tile bathtub and shower, Airfoam mattresses. Located in city of Petersburg, Va. on U. S. Highway 301 and 460. Phone RE 23741 Dexter Press, Inc


Holiday Inn
Title:
Holiday Inn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Holiday Inn of Petersburg South, Va. Intersection of 1-95 and state Route 35 – U. S. 301. Courtland Exit Petersburg, Virginia 23803 Phone: 804-733-1152. Going North or south from Maine to Florida, or coming east from Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News, or Williamsburg, the holiday Inn of Petersburg South offers continental cuisine at its pub Restaurant and Lounge with the finest in lodging and hospitality. In the heart of the historic Civil War battlefield – Petersburg National Military Park. 113 rooms, all with color TV, Free parking, room service, free ice. Conventions, meetings and banquets to 200 people



Econo Travel Motor Hotels, 25 S Crater Road
Title:
Econo Travel Motor Hotels, 25 S Crater Road
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Econo-Travel Motor Hotels - - First class rooms at economy prices. Air conditioned. Free television. Deluxe mattresses. Full bath. Telephone. Electric heat, Large rooms. Free directory available in our lobby.


Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused



Brook's Tourist Court, U. S. 301
Title:
Brook's Tourist Court, U. S. 301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Brook's Tourist Court Modern, Brick, Insulated Steam Heated Cottages. Each room with private bath. Tel. Petersburg 3791 W2 Mr. and Mrs. T. J. Brooks, Owners. Mgrs. P. O. Address RFD 2, Box 2328, Petersburg. Va. On U. S. 301, six miles south of Petersburg. Virginia.


U. S. National Army Cantonment, Camp Lee
Title:
U. S. National Army Cantonment, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
Cheerful Workers



Econo Travel Motor Hotel
Title:
Econo Travel Motor Hotel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
First class rooms at economy prices. Air conditioned. Electric heat. Free television. Deluxe mattresses. Full bath. Telephone. Large rooms. Free directory available


Ellwyn Motel, U. S. 301
Title:
Ellwyn Motel, U. S. 301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
4½ Mils South of City Limits. (5 Miles South of Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike) 20 Beautiful Units - Hot Water Heat - Tiled Baths - Air-Conditioned - Carpeted - Free Room T-V. Swimming Pool - Kiddies' Wading Pool - Guest lounge - Restaurant on Premises



Pack Rolling Before Barracks, Camp Lee
Title:
Pack Rolling Before Barracks, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


Fountain, Central Park
Title:
Fountain, Central Park
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1909 Sep-15



Ellwyn Motel, U. S. 301
Title:
Ellwyn Motel, U. S. 301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome PM 1961 Mar-12

Description:
4½ Miles South of City Limits (5 Miles South of Richmond - Petersburg Turnpike) 20 Beautiful Units - Hot Water Heat - Tiled Baths Air - Conditioned - Carpeted - Free room T - Swimming Pool - Kiddies Wading Pool - Guest lounge Restaurant on Premises Mr. & Mrs. Wm Ellwanger, Owners - Managers Phone Petersburg Regent 2 - 9684


U. S. Post Office
Title:
U. S. Post Office
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Located in the heart of the City, this modern building erected in 1936, is of authentic colonial design and houses the Customs and other Federal offices.



U. S. Post Office And Custom House
Title:
U. S. Post Office And Custom House
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Old Blandford Church was built in 1735. The following lines by an unknown author were found written on its walls about 1841. Thou art crumbling to the dust, old pile, Thou art hastening to thy fall, And round thee in thy loneliness Clings the ivy to thy wall. The worshippers are scattered now. Who knelt before thy shrine, And silence reigns where anthems rose, In days of "Auld Lang Syne." And sadly sighs the wandering wind. Where oft in years gone by, Payers rose from many hearts to Him The Highest of the High; The tramp of many a busy foot that sought thy aisles is o'er, And many a weary heart around Is still forever more. How doth ambition's hope take wing. how droops the spirit now; We hear the distant city's din, The dead are mute below. The sun that shone upon their paths. Now gilds their lonely graves; The zephyrs which once fanned their brows The grass above them waves. Oh! could we call the many back Who've gathered here in vain - Who've careless roved where we do now, Who'll never meet again; How would our very hearts be stirred. To meet the earnest gaze Of the lovely and the beautiful The lights of other days.



Battle Field Of The Crater
Title:
Battle Field Of The Crater
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1913 Feb-10

Description:
July 30th 1664


Battlefield of the Crater
Title:
Battlefield of the Crater
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1913



Old Blanford Church
Title:
Old Blanford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused

Description:
BUILT 1735


Tabb Street Presbyterian Church
Title:
Tabb Street Presbyterian Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1933



St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Title:
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


First Baptist Church, Washington St.
Title:
First Baptist Church, Washington St.
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused



U. S. Post Office And Custom House
Title:
U. S. Post Office And Custom House
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1950


Greetings From Petersburg
Title:
Greetings From Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
On May 8, 1607, the first colonists came to the mouth of the Appomattox River, but it was not until 1646, when Governor Berkeley built Fort Henry on the site where the city now stands, that Petersburg began. Nearby lived Pocahontas, Virginia's most romantic figure. By the time of the Revolution, Petersburg had become a flourishing town.



Greetings From Petersburg
Title:
Greetings From Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused


Greetings From Petersburg
Title:
Greetings From Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused



View In Blanford Chapel Yards
Title:
View In Blanford Chapel Yards
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1915


St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Title:
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused



Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA) PM 1942

Description:
The Old Blandford Church of Petersburg, Virgina, was built in 1735. The following lines by an unknown author were found written on its walls about 1841: Thou art crumbling to the dust, old pile, Thou art hastening to thy fall, And ' round thee in thy loneliness Clings the ivy to thy wall. The worshippers are scattered now Who knelt before thy shrine, And silence reigns where anthems rose, In days of ""Auld Lang Syne


Crater Battlefield
Title:
Crater Battlefield
Petersburg Virginia (VA) PM 1942



Battlefield Park, Entrance to Tunnels
Title:
Battlefield Park, Entrance to Tunnels
Petersburg Virginia (VA) PM 1942

Description:
Confederate And Federal Tunnels. A System of underground tunnels built by both armies during the siege of Petersburg, presumably for counter-mining


Dutch Garden Restaurant
Title:
Dutch Garden Restaurant
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
This restaurant is known from Maine to Florida for its Famous Pit-Cooked Barbeque and Charcoal Steaks. Modern Air-Conditioned Dining Room



Sycamore Street, Looking South at Night
Title:
Sycamore Street, Looking South at Night
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
A typical night scene in a modern progressive Southern city Tichnor Bros. Inc.


Up-Away Guest Home and Cottages
Title:
Up-Away Guest Home and Cottages
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
On U.S. Route 1 and 301, R.D. 3, Box 153 Ph 185 W 2-Petersburg, VA



At Sycamore and Washington Streets, Looking North on Sycamore
Title:
At Sycamore and Washington Streets, Looking North on Sycamore
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome


Seward Trunk of the Bag Factory
Title:
Seward Trunk of the Bag Factory
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border PM 1923 Oct-26



Ellwyn Motel
Title:
Ellwyn Motel
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Dexter Press


Spring House, Central Park
Title:
Spring House, Central Park
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused



Petersburg General Hospital
Title:
Petersburg General Hospital
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1954 Mar-19

Description:
The Petersburg General Hospital Built in 1952 at a cost of $3,476,000. Virginia's newest modern medical center


Sycamore Street - Residential Section
Title:
Sycamore Street - Residential Section
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1908 May-21



The Georgian Motel and Dining Room
Title:
The Georgian Motel and Dining Room
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Georgian Motel and Dining Room On US Highway 1, Seven Miles South of Petersburg, 25 Miles South of Richmond, Virginia. Approved Modern Facilities for the Traveler. Air conditioned with TV;s. Mailing Address: Route 4, Box 175, Petersburg, VA Dexter Press, Inc


Hotel Petersburg, On U.S. Highways 1 and 301
Title:
Hotel Petersburg, On U.S. Highways 1 and 301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1946 Feb-6

Description:
Gordon C. Morgan, Manager. The Leading and Only Fireproof Hotel, Petersburg, Virginia



St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Title:
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Tichnor Bros., Inc


Wilcox Lake in Lee Park
Title:
Wilcox Lake in Lee Park
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused



The Crater
Title:
The Crater
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused


Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Was Builtin 1735 The following lines by an unknown author were found written on its walls about 1841 ----- Thou art crumbling to the dust, old pile, Thou art hastening to thy fall, And 'round thee in thy loneliness Clings the Ivy to thy wall. The worshippers are scattered now Who knelt before thy shrine, And silence regions where anthems rose In days of "Auld Lang Syne." And sadly sighs the wandering wind Where oft in years gone by, Prayers rose from many hearts to Him, The Highest of the High: The tramp of many a busy foot That sought thy aisles is o'er, And many a weary heart around Is still forever more. How doth Ambition's hope take Wing, How droops the spirit now, We hear the distant city's dim, The dead are mute below; The sun that shone upon their paths Now gilds their lonely graves. The zephyrs which once fanned their bows The grass above them waves. Oh! could we call the many back Who've gathered here in vains - Who've careless roved where we do now, Who'll never meet again; How would our very souls be stirred, To meet the earnest gaze Of the lovely and the beautiful, The lights of other days



Station Hospital, Camp Lee
Title:
Station Hospital, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1942 Nov-24


Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen

Description:
On U.S. Highways 1 and 301. The leading and only fireproof hotel



Shadow Lawn
Title:
Shadow Lawn
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Mrs. Okey B. Johnson, Hostess; overnight guests, Meals; on US No. 1; 7 mi. south of Petersburg


Pickwick Lodge Motor Court
Title:
Pickwick Lodge Motor Court
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome PM 1954 May-8

Description:
Spacious lawns, quiet, recommended by Duncan Hines. Mr & Mrs William F. Herdin - owners/managers. Phone, Regent 2-9478. Petersburg Post Office



Hotel Petersburg
Title:
Hotel Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
This palatial hotel erected in 1916 at a cost of $200,000 has 125 rooms equipped with all modern conveniences


Union Station
Title:
Union Station
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
This newly constructed depot is used jointly by the Norfolk & Western and Atlantic Coast Line Railways. Here trains are diverted from both roads for the South and West



Corling Street, Looking East
Title:
Corling Street, Looking East
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
One of the beautiful residential sections of this fast growing cities


View of Harbor
Title:
View of Harbor
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused



Bollingbrook St
Title:
Bollingbrook St
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border PM 1919 Feb-5


Sycamore Street from Franklin Street
Title:
Sycamore Street from Franklin Street
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused

Description:
sycamore Street may be termed the shopping district of Petersburg and many large and up-to-date stores lining both sides of this thoroughfare form quite an attraction



Appomattox Bridge
Title:
Appomattox Bridge
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1941 Feb-5

Description:
Curt Teich & Co


Residence of George Cameron Sr
Title:
Residence of George Cameron Sr
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1908 Nov-4



YMCA Auditorium, Camp Lee
Title:
YMCA Auditorium, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border unused


Service Club for Enlisted Men, Camp Lee
Title:
Service Club for Enlisted Men, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co



Centre Hill Mansion
Title:
Centre Hill Mansion
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Mansion was constructed in 1823 and still bears the scars from Federal Artillery, in the siege of Petersburg. Today it is used as a museum, and contains Battleflags and many other Civil War relics. Also of interest is the tunnel that runs from the basement to the river Cusson, May & Co


Hollycrest Motel, U. S. Route 301
Title:
Hollycrest Motel, U. S. Route 301
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Chrome PM 1959 Mar-11

Description:
Series 94475
U. S. Route 301, 8 miles South of Petersburg 33 miles North of Emporia, Virginia. Tub and Shower. Wall to wall carpet. Air conditioned. T.V. Radiant Heat. Restaurant near. P. O. Address: R. D. 2, Box 248B, Petersburg, Va. Phone: Regent 3-5129 Mr. and Mrs Wm. J. Millington, Owners and Operators



Residences In Walnut Hill
Title:
Residences In Walnut Hill
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1946 Dec-16

Description:
Series 7 Walnut Hill is a beautiful, modern residential suburb.


Petersburg Country Club
Title:
Petersburg Country Club
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1934 Sep-10



Battle Of The Carter
Title:
Battle Of The Carter
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
The Siege of Petersburg, or commonly known as the “Battle of the Crater,” occurred on July 30, 1864. While there is no accurate report of Confederate losses, there is estimated that over ten thousand Federals were killed in this memorable battle. The Confederate troops were led by General Robert E. Lee and the Federals by General. U.S. Grant.


Company Formation Before Barracks, Camp Lee
Title:
Company Formation Before Barracks, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused



Harbor At Petersburg
Title:
Harbor At Petersburg
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused


A Street At Camp Lee
Title:
A Street At Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), White Border PM 1918 Aug-27



Sycamore Street
Title:
Sycamore Street
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
This street derved its name from the rows of beautiful Sycamore trees which once lined its walks


Scene Along The Canal
Title:
Scene Along The Canal
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back



Service Club For Enlisted Men, Camp Lee
Title:
Service Club For Enlisted Men, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1941


Barracks Replacement Center, Camp Lee
Title:
Barracks Replacement Center, Camp Lee
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen PM 1942



Old Blandford Church
Title:
Old Blandford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Linen unused

Description:
Old Blandford Church was built n 1735, and attended by the distinguished John Randolph, of Roanoke, who descended from Pocahontas; and many others of note and distinction of that period. Within the walls of its "moss grown battlement and ivy mantled towers" are engraved by some unknown one, the famous verses beginning "Thou art crumbling to the dust. old pile," which are published in connection with view of the interior.


Confederate Memorial Arch
Title:
Confederate Memorial Arch
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back PM 1915

Description:
Blanford Cemetery. Erected by the Ladies Memorial Association 1914



Spring House, Central Park
Title:
Spring House, Central Park
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Divided Back unused


Old Blanford Church
Title:
Old Blanford Church
Petersburg Virginia (VA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
Built 1735. Thou art crumbling to the dust old pile





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