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Sender

M.H.R. [San Antonio, Texas, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

1938-11-22

Caption

Near Mission San Juan de Capistrno may be seen, still well preserved and used to some extent, the aqueduct constructed by the Monks to convey water from the San Antonio river for irrigating their fruitful gardens. This is perhaps the oldest irrigation system in the United States.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published and printed in the United States by E. C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

I have been too miserable to wrote before [illegible] I get little...

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Texas–Bexar County–San Antonio

Printer

E. C. Kropp Company

Printer Number

29087N

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

60

Postcard Collection Number

Texas-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

430 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\TX-04A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Mission San Juan Capistrano (San Antonio, Texas), Mission Churches, Historic Sites

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