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Das Höllenthal an der Zugspitze.

Physical Description

One color postcard with an undivided back. The postcard features a photograph by Atelier Lohengrin and was published by A. Ziegler in Garmisch, Germany.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1902-08-15

Sender

Mother [Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany]

Recipient

May Clarke [Munich, Germany]

Excerpt from Message

August 15th Partenkirchen / Dearest M. After Mass today we will take a love walk. G. will tell you about it later. I hope you saw the Doctor yesterday and made pleasant arrangement at Pension. Lovingly your Mother. / My Mayrum: I could spank you! I arose with the lark (at 8 ½) to get your postal. I grew indignant with the maid for not bringing it to me. I then sent her on quest of it and lo! She returned - no postal for G - or she [illegible] and you Mayrum. Milly too me to church 3 times yesterday. Today she will bring her rosary and we will go some more. / You all missed something when you did not see the grotto at night. Tell A the hole she remarked – at the top – sheds a beautiful red light on the Madonna and whole grotto: Please Mayrum go to the Doctors and write to us. Have a good time but don’t forget [illegible] thinks I disfigure cards with my writing so much - Do you think so? Love to Agnes & Maggie. Remembrances to Miss Philipe when you see her: a [illegible]

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

German

Location

Germany–Bavaria–Zugspitze

Publisher

A. Ziegler

Date Issued

1900-1908

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

German Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Upper Bavaria-83

Date Digitized

2014-06-24

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\Germany\Bavaria\UpperBavaria-83A

Image File Size

353 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Germany), Zugspitze (Germany), Mountaineering, Mountains

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