Carousel Glen Echo Park Maryland Advertising Dentzel real photo 1921
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Postcard advertising the "William H. Dentzel Manufacturing Company of 3641 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia Pennsylvania, makers of Carrousel and Organs". Exceptional postcard showing the Glen Echo Park Maryland carousel merry-go-round built by Dentzel in 1921. The carousel is 3 rows, containing 28 jumpers and 12 standing horses, and 12 menagerie animals. It is on the National Register of Historic Places. Real photo, unused AZO 2 triangles point up and 2 point down in corners of stampbox, est. 1921. Condition is excellent, super sharp focus. Glen Echo is located in Montgomery County, across the river from McLean Virginia, about 5 miles southeast of Patomic, and 5 miles west of Bethesda. Th is is 1 of many amusement park and carousel merry-go-round postcard auctions I am listing on ebay as I am selling my 35-year collection of postcards. Abbreviations: rppc = real photo postcard, est. = estimate my best guess, used = postal used, unused = not postal used but may have written message. W inner pays $1.50 postage and handling cost. Multiple auction wins shipped together to reduce total postage cost when possible .