Quebec & The Maritimes

 

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General view of Quebec, Canada. Quebec within the walls seen from the Parliament Building Tower. In the background, the St. Lawrence River and Orleans Island. At right, beyond the River, is part of Levis. Quebec founded in 1608 is the oldest and the only walled city in America. – "General View of Quebec, P.Q. Canada" – Quebec, the only walled sity in North America founded in 1608, sits atop Cape Diamond. This picture shows the Citadel, the Dufferin Terrasse, the Chateau Frontenac, Part of Lower Town; etc. In foreground, one of the Ferry Boats in service between Quebec and Levis.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Provincial News Company in Quebec, Canada.

Condition

Used

Sender

Susie [Quebec, Canada]

Recipient

Miss Henrietta Wiltzius [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Hello! I’m having a fabulous time. The city is snowed under; tobogganing is great. We got here in time for carnival. Susie

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English, French

Location

Canada–Quebéc Province–Québec

Publisher

Provincial News Company

Publisher Series

P15958

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Canadian Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Quebec-55

Date Digitized

2013-12-17

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\NorthAmerica\Canada\Quebec-55A

Image File Size

238 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Québec (Québec), Château Frontenac (Québec, Québec), Hotels, Historic sites, Saint Lawrence River, Aerial views

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