Governor's Palace Family Dining Room

Title

Governor's Palace Family Dining Room

Subject

Governor's Palace (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 20. Building 03A.
Furnishings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Dining rooms
Postcards - Virginia - Williamsburg

Description

Recto of an official Colonial Williamsburg postcard illustrated with a photo of the Family Dining Room in the Governor's Palace. The dining table is decorated for Christmas with a combination of pine boughs, magnolia leaves, fruit, and nuts.

The caption reads: "Passing seasons bring changing settings in many exhibition areas, as this parlor's Christmas decorations of candied and fresh fruits in English delft containers attest."

Creator

Colonial Williamsburg, inc.

Date

ca. 1950s

Is Part Of

Postcard Collection

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

AVPC-051-R

Rights Holder

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

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Files

AVPC-051-R.jpg

Citation

Colonial Williamsburg, inc., “Governor's Palace Family Dining Room,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed October 19, 2018, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/607.