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Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Calif. The longest and highest single-span suspension bridge in the world. The Golden Gate Bridge measures 4,200 feet between the two towers and 8,940 feet overall and its towers rise 746 feet above high tide. Completed in 1937 at a cost of 35,000,000 it connects San Francisco with Marin County and the Redwood Empire.

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M.D. [Belen, New Mexico]

Recipient

Mother G. Clarke [San Diego, California]

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10a.m. Thurs Jul 15 Belen - Every time I hear a cow a-cooing or a cuckoo mooing I think of you and the dear Sr. community (principally [illegible])We had a splendid nights rest; it is cool inside - & our hearts are very watm with loving fratitude for the past three weeks especially. Much love from M.D.

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San Francisco (Calif.), San Francisco Bay (Calif.), Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.), Suspension bridges

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