Dining Room, Richard Bland Tavern

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Title

Dining Room, Richard Bland Tavern

Description

Recto and verso of a postcard depicting a sideboard in the Dining Room of the Richard Bland Tavern published by The Collotype Co. A wall hanging with a blessing written by Robert Burns served as a distinctive feature of the room.

Early visitors to Colonial Williamsburg could dine, lodge, and purchase souvenirs and antiques at the Richard Bland Tavern. This postcard formed part of a set that visitors most likely could find in the tavern gift shop.

Creator

The Collotype Co.

Date

ca. 1930s

Rights

This material is protected by copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). For reproduction queries: Rights and reproductions

Is Part Of

Postcard Collection

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

AV2001-09-03-R

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

3 x 5 inches

Citation

The Collotype Co., “Dining Room, Richard Bland Tavern,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed December 2, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/533.