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Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, Grant Park, Chicago - The world's largest fountain of its type, built of Georgia marble, a gift to the city by Miss Kate Buckingham in memory of her brother, who was a trustee and benefactor of the Art Institute. At night colored lights play upon the sparkling water as they leap seventy to ninety feet into the air.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by The J.O. Stoll Company, Chicago, Illinois and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich & Co. Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Illinois–Cook County–Chicago

Publisher

The J.O. Stoll Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

2A-H467

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

100

Postcard Collection Number

Illinois-01

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

396 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\IL-01A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Grant Park (Chicago, Illinois), Parks & Gardens, Business Districts (Chicago, Illinois)

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