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Caption

St. Paul's Cathedral. – The majestic Cathedral designed by Sir Christopher Wren, was begun in 1675, as the successor of Old St. Paul's, which was destroyed by the great fire of 1666. It occupied thirty-five years in building and cost one million pounds. The height from the ground to the golden cross surmounting the dome is about four hundred feet.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Valentine & Sons Limited in Dundee and London, England and printed in Great Britain.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United Kingdom—England—Greater London—London—City of London

Publisher

Valentine & Sons Limited

Date Issued

1825-1963

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

British Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

City of London-14

Date Digitized

2013-10-23

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collection. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedKingdom\LondonEngland\CityofLondon-14A

Image File Size

249 KB

Copyright

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Keywords

City of London (England), St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England), Cathedrals

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