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Sender

Marguerite Dooley [New Orleans, Louisiana, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

1949-11-14

Caption

The Vieux Carre, or French Quarter, of New Orleans is replete with architectural oddities. At 600 Block Royal Street, with shops on the ground floor and living quarters above may be seen an example of the famous window balconies.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Louisiana News Company in New Orleans, Louisiana and printed in the United States by Metropolitan (Metrocraft) in Everett, Massachusetts.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

We walked through here last night. One could stay months to see it all. This will be the only day I shall find time to write cards. M. Dooley

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Louisiana–Orleans Parish–New Orleans

Publisher

Louisiana News Company

Printer

Metropolitan

Printer Number

47894

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

Postcard Collection Number

Louisiana-06

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

291 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\LA-06A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

New Orleans (Louisiana), Historic Sites, French Quarter (New Orleans, Louisiana), Vieux Carre (New Orleans, Lousiana), Buildings

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