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Sender

Dan [Washington, District of Columbia, United States]

Recipient

Mr. Ray Holleman [Witchia, Kansas, United States]

Postmark

1946-10-22

Caption

The Washington Monument is one of the tallest structures in the world built of stone and masonry. it is a white marble shaft with a non-tarnishing aluminum tip which looks like silver and stands 555 feet 5 1/8 inches tall.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Capitol Souvenir Company, Washington D.C. and printed in the United States.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Hi Ray - Got here about 3pm yesterday - had a grand trip. Be seein' ya' in a couple of weeks. - Dan

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–District of Columbia–Washington

Publisher

Capitol Souvenir 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

C-146

Postcard Collection Number

WashingtonDC-03

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

233 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\DC-03A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Washington National Monument (Washington, D.C.), Monuments & Memorials

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