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Sender

G. RSCJ [Wyoming, United States]

Recipient

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

Postmark

[illegible]

Caption

The Mammoth Hot Springs terraces, covering an area of nearly 200 acres, are in reality travertine in the making. The delicate coloring of the formations, beautifully crystallized, exquisitely plated as if covered with frosted silver, the singular blue transparency of the water, combine to form an effective indescribable beauty.

Physical Description

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

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

I think of you all day. This beautiful way, snow capped mountains, clear springs and always I thank God for my [illegible]. We slept so well. It is a lonely travel - and it is well we left as it would...

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Wyoming–Park County

Printer

E. C. Kropp Company

Printer Number

20948

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

2

Postcard Collection Number

Wyoming-06

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

342 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\WY-06A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming and Montana), National Parks & Reserves, Mountains

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