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The Grotto - Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother, Portland, Oregon, An open-air shrine carved out of the solid granite cliff wall which rises to a height of 150 feet. The Grotto itself is 30 feet deep, 30 feet wide, and 50 feet high.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Western Color Sales Inc. in Portland, Oregon and printed by H.S. Crocker in San Francisco, California. The postcard features a photograph by Clare H. Ebeling.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1962-08-08

Sender

Jo [Portland, Oregon]

Recipient

Mother Laura Keeler [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

The Columbia River region and Portland are just beautiful! Seattle and Tacoma don't look as prosperous as they did years ago. Love, Jo

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Oregon–Multnomah County–Portland

Publisher

Western Color Sales Inc.

Publisher Series

KG-31

Printer

H.S. Crocker

Photographer

Clare H. Ebeling

Printing Process

Photochrome

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

Oregon–14

Date Digitized

2014-06-02

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCWPostcardCollection\UnitedStates\PacificWestern\Oregon-14A

Image File Size

244 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Portland (Or.), National Sanctuary of our Sorrowful Mother (Portland, Or.), Shrines, Monuments & memorials, Caves

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