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Caption

Painted Church, Kona, Hawaii Colorful murals and frescoes which cover the interior of Hawaii's first Catholic Church, make it a unique tourist attraction.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was reproduced by Curt Teich Company in Chicago, Illinois and features a photograph from Billy Howell.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1955-07-25

Sender

Dolly Maw [Kailua, Hawaii]

Recipient

Mother Bremner [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother: This was the most delightful little church! Bob and I are cruising on the Kona Coast and loving the tropical scenery. Dolly Maw

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Hawaii–Hawaii County–Captain Cook

Publisher Series

2455

Printer

Curt Teich Co.

Photographer

Billy Howell

Date Issued

1898-1978

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

Hawaii-13

Date Digitized

2014-05-01

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedStates\Hawaii-13A

Image File Size

581 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Captain Cook (Hawaii), Catholic churches, Altars, Interiors

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