Episcopal church and Dr. Perl's office
Verso side of black and white postcard shows a tree, church with spire and buildings. The words Episcopal church and Dr Perl's Office, Houston, Texas are printed under the picture. On the recto side are the printed words Private Mailing Card Authorized by Act of Congress, May 19, 1898. this side is exclusively for the address. There is no message, address or stamp.
According to biographical information on Texas physicians in the McGovern Research Center, Dr. Michael Perl was born September 1, 1835 in Vienna Austria. He attended the Royal Hungarian Medical School, Pesth in Hungary, graduating in 1862. He moved to Houston, Texas from Mexico in 1866. He died Jan. 2, 1895.