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Sender

Illegible [Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [San Diego, California, United States]

Postmark

1953-12-20

Caption

Isleta Indian Pueblo, Old Church in Distance - Isleta (Island) is one of the largest Indian Pueblos of the province of ancient Tiguex, mentioned as early as 1541. It is located 13 miles south of Albuquerque on the Rio Grande. The site of the pueblo is one of the oldest in America, and the fort-like Church dates back to 1605-1617 and is therefore as old as any in the country

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by SouthWest Postcard Company, Box 685, 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

Out for 10 minutes of air. Lovely trip – slept until 10.00 forgot to advance clock. Love to you all, DF 12-19-53

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–New Mexico–Bernalillo County–Isleta

Publisher

SouthWest Postcard Company

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

A-21

Postcard Collection Number

NewMexico-03

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2014

Image File Size

222 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\NM-03A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Isleta Pueblo (New Mexico), Indigenous Peoples, Churches

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