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Sender

Mrs. Arthur Beinbar [Los Angeles, California, United States]

Recipient

Miss May A. Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1943-12-07

Caption

A prime mystery of geology - thousands of acres of agatized logs that lie prone on the ground in a vast basin once the bed of an ancient sea. The cross sections of these logs reveal brilliant colors-every tint of the rainbow.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by J.R. Willis, Box 665, Albuquerque, New Mexico and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich & Co. Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Arrived safely this afternoon after a wonderful trip. Weather perfect all the way and we came thru some of the most gorgeous scenic parts of Arizona. I'm staying temporarily with the [illegible]L.A. is crowded to the gills - I could never imagine anything like it...

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Arizona–Navajo County

Publisher

J.R. Willis

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

P.F.36

Postcard Collection Number

Arizona-12

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

278 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\AZ-12A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Petrified Forests (Arizona), Petrified Wood, Fossils, National Parks & Reserves

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