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Photographer

Wesley Andrews

Sender

Illegible [Florence, Oregon, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

1946-05-10

Caption

Siuslaw River Bridge - The channel is spanned by a double leaf steel bascule draw span with a clear distance of 140 feet between piers and two 154 foot concrete through tied arches. North and South approaches consist of concrete viaduct landing on state parks. Total length of structure, 1,650 feet, about one-third mile. Road 27 feet wide with two 3.5 foot widewalks

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Wesley Andrews Company, Portland, Oregon, 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

Sunday – (2) everything was so beautifully arranged. RMJ was intrigued by the knife and the cream cheese was perfect [illegible]. She and I love the heated transit. The book of paper is just what R. is when she found it early and your bad [illegible] in 2 boxes.

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Oregon–Lane County–Florence

Publisher

Wesley Andrews Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

6A-H1498

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

983

Postcard Collection Number

Oregon-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

240 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\OR-02A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Florence (Oregon), Siuslaw River (Oregon), Bridges

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