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Sender

M [Buffalo, New York, United States]

Recipient

Miss Leocadia McGinnis [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1954-08-09

Caption

The Niagara River leaves Lake Erie at Buffalo at an elevation of about 600 feet above sea level to run a turbulent course for twenty-seven miles to Lake Ontario. In this journey, it descends over 300 feet, 160 feet of descent is make at the Falls shown in this picture, located about twenty miles from its source.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Buffalo Stationary Company, Buffalo, New York 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

Had to skip Toronto - going right on to Niagara from Hamilton, Ont. Still having fun & hope you are not too busy. It's still cloudy - a little rain. Love - M

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–New York–Niagara County

Publisher

Buffalo Stationary 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

122

Postcard Collection Number

NewYork-07

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

314 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\NY-07A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Niagara Falls (New York), Waterfalls, National Parks & Reserves

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