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Sender

Illegible [Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States]

Recipient

Mother Thompson [San Diego, California, United States]

Postmark

1954-08-17

Caption

Aerial view of the Hershey Chocolate Corporation's factory, world's largest manufacturer of solid chocolate and cocoa products. 64 acres of floor space. Open to visitors Mondays thru Fridays, closed Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, also during vacation period usually first two weeks in August.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Hopkins News Agency, San Diego, California and printed in the United States by E. C. Kropp, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Here we are again close to our new home, Carlisle Bannock – PA – where we will me a student at the Army College. Have meant to write so many times but morning is always hard. Did enjoy seeing you again in KC. I’ll write soon – Love –

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Pennsylvania–Dauphin County–Hershey

Publisher

Hershey Department Store

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

153

Postcard Collection Number

Pennsylvania-04

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

291 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\PA-04A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Hershey Chocolate Company, Hershey (Pennsylvania)

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