Tag Archives: Garfield Park

Garfield Park Conservatory

The Garfield Park Conservatory was built in 1908 on 4.5 acres in- guess where- Garfield Park! You can still visit there today, and I have yet to be there. The card above was mailed to Philadelphia when the conservatory was … Continue reading

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Promenade in Floral Garden, Garfield Park, Chicago

The above card is my favorite V.O. Hammon card. It shows the promenade in the floral garden of Garfield Park. It’s my favorite because I like the flowers, and this is also an advertising card for the Chicago Rubber Company. … Continue reading

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Garfield Park Chicago

Chicago has tons of parks, one of them being Garfield Park. It was named Garfield in 1881 after President James Garfield was assassinated.¬†From the back of a white border postcard of the park: “Garfield Park is located on the west … Continue reading

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