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Sender

Nell C. [Reno, Nevada, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

1938-07-02

Caption

The coloring of Lake Tahoe's water - a brilliant emerald and indigo blue - is remarkable 23 miles long, 13 miles wide and over 1800 feet deep. It is completely hemmed in by peaks varying from 8,250 feet above the sea level. The elevation of the lake is 6,250 feet.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Frasher's, Inc., Pomona, California 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

Greetings from Beautiful Tahoe. Having a nice stay here on the 4th! Weather might be warm but not bad considering the [illegible] of the sun spots. love Nell C

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Nevada–El Dorado County

Publisher

Frasher's, Inc.

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

4A-H220

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

Nevada-03

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

300 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\NV-03A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

North Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Lakes & Ponds, Mountains

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