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Collection Nichols Postcard Collection
Catalog Number 2013.006.1018
Object Name Postcard
Title Father Flanagan's Boys' Home Band, Boys Town, Nebraska
Description Color postcard. This postcard shows a view of Father Flanagan's Boys' Home Band. The band is dressed in their uniforms and standing on an area of green in front of red brick buildings. The two boys in the front carry a banner and a flag while the rest hold their instruments at the ready. From the back of the postcard: Father Flanagan's Boys' Home is located 10 miles west of Omaha on the Lincoln Highway. The home and school was established in 1917 for homeless, abandoned and neglected boys. Boys Town is supported entirely by voluntary contributions.
Place General Distributing Co., Omaha, Nebraska