Divided back, unused, Real Photo Postcard. January 1908. KRUXO stamp box.
A handsome young man, age seventeen when this photo was taken: Owen “Curt” Herr, son of Samuel Horatio Herr and Caroline Jane Stuart. Curt was born November 13, 1890 in Jasper, Iowa. He wrote:
“Jan 1908. To Miss Annie Flottman. Remembrance of Mr. Curtis Herr.”
Addressed to: “Miss Annie Flottman, Burden Kans.”
Annie is Anna Louise Flottman, born in Kansas in 1883, daughter of Harman (also spelled Herman) Flottman and Mary Pickens. Annie’s brother Albert married into the Herr family.
For another card addressed to Anna see the next post: Anna Flottman’s Cousin Ed.
Sources: State Historical Society of Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa. Ancestry.com. Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.
Year: 1910; Census Place: Silver Creek, Cowley, Kansas; Roll: T624_436; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0062; FHL microfilm: 1374449. (Ancestry.com).