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Sender

Virginia Doty [Los Angeles, California, United States]

Recipient

Mother Genevieve Clarke, RSCJ [San Francisco, California, United States]

Postmark

1938-08-31

Caption

The Hollywood Bowl is a large natural outdoor amphitheater in the Hollywood foothills where during the summer months, "Symphonies Under the Stars" are given under the baton of nationally known directors. Easter sunrise services are observed here each year. Seating capacity 22,500.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Western Publishing & Novelty Co., Los Angeles, California and printed in the United States.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother - Last night I went to the Hollywood Bowl to see "Martha." It was sung in English for the first time. I enjoyed it ever so much. The staging was wonderful. There were horses, and a cow for the farm scene. Your loving child, Virginia Doty

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Los Angeles County–Hollywood

Publisher

Western Publishing & Novelty Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

4A-H448

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

844

Postcard Collection Number

California-08

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

465 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\CA-08A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles, California), Historic Sites, Amphitheaters

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