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Caption

Royal Poinciana Tree On the grounds of Punahou School, established by the early Misionaries in 1842, stands this "flame" tree which spreads its own carpet of flower petals.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was reproduced by Curt Teich Company in Chicago, Illinois and distributed by Hawaiian Views by Max Baker & Sons from Honolulu, Hawaii and features a photograph from Billy Howell.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1956-02-19

Sender

Paula Hickey [Honolulu, Hawaii]

Recipient

Reverend MotherThompson [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dar Mother - Have spent many happy hours with Nan [illegible] thanks to you - she is a darling girl - she expects her baby in June - but has driven us all over. I love the Isalnds & hope some day to return - beauty of scenery & flowers are beyond description. Pam must be at her sestination about now. She sailed Mon. from N.Y. This past nonth has been like a fairy tale for me - seeing you again a big part of it. My love to Mother [illegible] Affectionately Paula Hickey

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Hawaii–Honolulu County–Oahu–Honolulu

Publisher

Hawaiian Views by Max Baker & Sons

Publisher Series

2040

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-27

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-27A

Image File Size

652 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Honolulu (Hawaii), Royal poinciana, Punahou School, Historic trees, Trees

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