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Street Flower Vendors - Perhaps the most unique of San Francisco's institutions are the colorful flower stands of the street vendors. Bright masses of blooms brighten the Golden Gate City's streets. These fragrant blossoms are brought in daily from the beautiful Bay Region.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Smith News Company in San Francisco, California and printed by H.S. Crocker in San Francisco, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1960-11-16

Sender

Peggy & Rube [San Francisco, California]

Recipient

Reverend Mother R. Hill [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

11-16-60 Dear Rev. Mother Hill, Just talked to Mother Marks & Mother Hammack. It was nice to hear their voices. San Francisco looks very prosperous so many lovely new buildings. Love to all, Rube & Peggy

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States-California-San Francisco County-San Francisco

Publisher

Smith News Company

Publisher Series

SF-5

Printer

H.S. Crocker

Date Issued

1856-

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

Northern California-71

Date Digitized

2014-04-17

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\North America\Northern California-71A

Image File Size

329 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

San Francisco (Calif.), Commercial streets, Street vendors, Flowers

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