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Birth Place of George Eastman

Birth Place

Postcard
"Birthplace of George Eastman"
Dated: About 1955
Published by: Marks & Fuller, Inc., Rochester, N. Y.
Manufactured by: Dexter Press, Inc., West Nyack, N. Y. Number: 78539

Text on back:
In this Greek Revival house, George Eastman philanthropist and father of modern photography was born in Waterville on July 12, 1854. In the centennial of his birth, the house was moved to the George Eastman House garden, Rochester, N. Y., and furnished in the style of the period. Open daily except Monday.

Note: This house was moved in 1979 to Genesee Country Village, Mumford, NY.


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