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Catalog Number L1990.0116.U.0048(1)
Object Name Postcard
Scope & Content This black and white post card depicts two boats from Foxy's Boat Service located in The Weirs , in the mid to late 1900s.

In the foreground are three docks. The docks on the left and center have bats moored to them. Lake Winnipesaukee spans form the foreground into the background. In the middleground on the left is the Foxy I boat with several people riding on it. On the right is the Foxy II boat also with several people riding on it. Both boats have strings of banners on them. On the boat on the left is a sign on the roof stating "Foxy" and lettering on the side stating "Foxy". On the boat on the right is also a sign stating "Foxy"on the roof and lettering on the side stating "Foxy II". In the far background is tree covered land and islands. Printed on the front of the post card is "Sight Seeing--Foxy Boats --Lake Winnipesaukee, N.H. B84". Printed on the back is "Photo Post Card" and "address " as well as "Kodak Paper, Place Stamp Here". Written on the back is "Foxy I on left, Foxy II on right" as well as "gift: Wallace" and "Gift: Mrs. Carl Wallace".
Physical characteristics 9 x 12
Title "Sight Seeing--Foxy Boats--Lake Winnipesaukee, N.H."
Earliest Date 1940.0
Latest Date 1980.0
Language of Material English
Additional Information 0.0
Repository From the collections of Laconia Public Library
People Unknown Men
Unknown People
Unknown Women
Unknown Children
Search Terms Lake Winnipesaukee
Foxy Boat Service
The Weirs
Foxy I
Foxy II
Subjects 1940s
1950s
1960s
1970s
Boats
Boating
Business
Businesses
People
Men
Men & women
Children
Women
Seating
Transportation
Transportation industry
Lakes & ponds
Water
Banners
Land
Trees
Entertainment
Tourism
Tourists
Railings
Canopies
Advertising
Post cards
Islands
Docks
Wharves
Pilings
Boat landings
Boating
Trees
Water