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Sender

May Clarke [Menlo Park, California, United States]

Recipient

Mrs. Daniel Redmond [San Diego, California, United States]

Postmark

1952-08-17

Caption

At the top of the Hoover Tower is a carillon of thirty-five bells cast by Marcel Michiels in Tournai, Belgium, the gift of Belgium-American Educational Foundation. The Library originated in 1914 in the mind of a man directing the relief of Belgium, the first of many humanitarian enterprises under his leadership. The bells of this carillon are dedicated to peace, the cause to which this Library and Institute are devoted through: The collection and preservation of historical materials; Research in these materials; Publication of the results of research; Instruction in the problems of peace;

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Scenic View Card Co., Nature Tone Views, 632 Mission St., San Francisco, California and printed in the United States.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Greetings from Menlo. This morning I went over to Stanford. It is as hot as Missouri and agreeable to me! All my love, Mary Clarke

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Santa Clara County–Palo Alto

Publisher

Scenic View Card 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

P.A. 11

Postcard Collection Number

California-38

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

266 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\CA-38A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Hoover Institute and Library on War, Revolution, and Peace, Stanford University (California), Colleges & Universities, Libraries, Herbert Hoover, 1874-1964

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