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203 - Midway Point, Monterey Peninsula, Renowned for its lone cypress tree, Midpoint Point is one famed 17 Mile Drive which connects Carmel with Pacific Grove and Monterey Cypress grow nowhere else than in this and the Point Lobos areas.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Bell Magazine Company in Pacific Grove, California and made by Security Lithograph Company in San Francisco, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1955-08-31

Sender

Alfred A. Williams [Menlo Park, California]

Recipient

Mother Clarke [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Tuesday Afternoon - My dear Mother & All - 3.45 just time to write a few of these lovely cards before [illegible] I have the refectory - Community 49 I am 3.20 sisters - reached Palo Alto about 7.10 AM. Drove to Menlo - all on the doorstep - most lovely welcome. This morning mother [illegible] showed us the house - 3pm said goodbye to my darling companion - canned home grown huge tomatoes first half hour of recreastion - [illegible] reading Holy Communion

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Monterey County–Del Monte Forest

Publisher

Bell Magazine Agency

Publisher Series

203

Printer

Security Lithograph Company

Printing Process

lithograph

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

American Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Central California-72

Date Digitized

2014-04-17

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedStates\California\CentralCalifornia-72A

Image File Size

1,212 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Monterey Bay (Calif.), Pacific Ocean, Rock formations, Cypresses

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