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Point Lookout, Maryland, circa 1961-1978

Traub Company
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  • Rivers
  • Bays (Bodies Of Water)
  • Landscapes (Representations)
  • Aerials Views
  • 1961-1970
  • 1971-1980
  • North America
  • United States Of America
  • Maryland
  • Point Lookout
  • Postcards


Point Lookout, Maryland, circa 1970-1978. Caption reads: "Point Lookout, Maryland. The southernmost point of the state, where the Potomac River (right) empties into Chesapeake Bay, was the site of a prison for Confederates captured during the Civil War. Earthen works of the fort remain, and a Confederate cemetery is nearby. Now a state park, with 3 miles of sandy beach on bay and river, it is a fine sport for camping, fishing and crabbing." Postmark date: July 27, 1978; Message included.

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