Mexican Postcard Collection

 

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Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico – Al fondo, la Iglesia Santa Prisca; a la izquierda, el Hotel Victoria. – The Santa Prisca church is in the center while on the left is the Hotel Victoria.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Ammex Asociados in Mexico City, Mexico.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1956-04-25

Sender

Abie Fox Williams [Mexico]

Recipient

Mother C. Thompson [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Visited the shrine of our Lady of Guadalupe which was [illegible] with pilgrims – many of them walking on their knees over the rough cement pavement. If we’d known a little Spanish it would have come in handy down here. Abie Fox Williams

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English, Spanish

Location

Mexico–Guerrero–Taxco de Alarcón

Publisher

Ammex Asociados

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

Mexican Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Mexico-38

Date Digitized

December 2013

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\NorthAmerica\Mexico-38A

Image File Size

263 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Taxco de Alarcón (Mexico), Santa Prisca (Church : Taxco de Alarcón, Mexico), Churches, Aerial views

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