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Sender

M.M.B. [Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States]

Recipient

Mrs. M. Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1938-06-02

Caption

Civic Center by Night, Oklahoma City, Okla. - Oklahoma City's Civic Center scintillates with its new unique mercury-vapor lighting system. It shines nightly in a blaze of glory undreamed of in the old railway right-of-ways. The feature represents the latest in scientific lighting and it is the largest initial setup of its kind in the United States.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Mid Century news Company, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 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

Have had to come here on [illegible] - expect to be in St. Joseph early in the week and am looking forward to seeing you. - M.M.B.

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Oklahoma–Oklahoma County–Oklahoma City

Publisher

Mid-Century News Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

7A-H3386

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

Oklahoma-02

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

439 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\OK-02A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Business Districts (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma), Social & Civic Facilities, Aerial Views

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