Caribbean Postcard Collection

 

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Caption

Nassau in the Bahamas – Christopher Coumbus Statue with Government House in the backgroud. Home of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor from 1940-1945.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by the American News Company in New York City, New York and was distributed by Lofthouse Limited.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1958-02-12

Sender

Ella [Nassau, Bahamas]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Feb 12-58 / We flew over here this morning in an hour from Miami – The place is quiet and the flowers beautiful – much like many [illegible] posts we have visited – Florida had been cold and Nassau is hot. Hope you both are well – We’ll write when settled – Love Ella

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

The Bahamas–New Providence Island–Nassau

Publisher

American News Company.

Publisher Series

P17337

Date Issued

1864-1957

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Caribbean Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Bahamas-07

Date Digitized

December 2013

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\Caribbean\Bahamas-07A

Image File Size

197 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Nassau (Bahamas), Monuments & memorials, Government facilities, Columbus, Christopher

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