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Lake Louise and Victoria Glacier – Here is truly one of the greatest scenic wonders of the world. An emerald green lake, majestic mountains, mightly Victoria Glacier, all combining with man-made floral displays to present to the viewer an unbelievably beautiful tapestry of Alpine loveliness.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Evergreen Press Limited in Vancouver, Canada.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1959-08-20

Sender

Virginia Ignoffo [Lake Louise, Canada]

Recipient

Mother Celeste Thompson [San Diego, Califonria]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother, Knew you would like to hear we’re having fun in the beautiful Canadian Rockies. We missed the earthquakes. Will return home via Yellowstone and [illegible] view some of the havoc. Tomorrow we visit Jaspar, B.C. and the Columbia Ice Fields. Beautiful country. Love Virginia Ignoffo

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

Canada–Province of Alberta

Publisher

Evergreen Press Limited

Publisher Series

EG.8

Date Issued

1958

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

Alberta-12

Date Digitized

2013-12-16

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\NorthAmerica\Canada\Alberta-12A

Image File Size

264 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Alberta, Louise, Lake (Alta. : Lake), Lakes & ponds, Canadian Rockies (B.C. and Alta.), Mountains, Glaciers

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