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Photographer

Redwood Empire Association

Sender

May Clarke [San Francisco, California, United States]

Recipient

Sister Carmela Parisi [San Diego, California, United States]

Postmark

1955-08-10

Caption

San Francisco - Oakland Bay Bridge at Night. This is a magnificent spectacle when by night the strings of twinkling yellow sodium vapor lights, throw a sparkling necklace across the broad waters of the East and West Bay. The brilliant rays of these lights can penetrate even the thickest fog.

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Smith News Company, San Francisco, California and printed in the United States by Colorpicture Publications, Boston, Massachusetts.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Dear Sister: I regret so much that I shall not be with you on Monday. Do pray for me on that day. With my love. Mary Clarke

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–San Francisco County

Publisher

Smith News Company

Printer

Colorpicture

Printer Number

K8741

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

SFO 48

Postcard Collection Number

SanFranciscoCounty-37

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

381 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\SF-37A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, California), San Francisco Bay (California), Bays (Bodies of Water), Aerial Views, Business Districts (San Francisco, California), Bridges

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