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Olympic Chapel - Queen of the snows - This uniquely beautiful church was built to accommodate the Catholic paricipants of the 1960 VIII Winter Olympic Games. Services have since been continued.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The Postcard was published by Colourpicture Publishers in Boston, Massechusetts and distributed by Fritz Vibe Postcard in Sacramento, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1961-05-16

Sender

Alice Doland [Reno Nevada]

Recipient

Reverend Mother Lambin [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Squaw Valley High Series Calif.chapel has glass front facing [illegible] Sunday 32 masses. Dear Mother:- Our trip has been wonderful so far, the "Central Valley Project ($5000,000,000) high dam & 2 lakes on 100 mi [illegible] & Lake Taho stands out. Remember me to Mother Bremner & Clarke. Love Alice Doland

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States-California-Placer County-Olympic Valley

Publisher

Colourpicture Publishers

Publisher Series

V1007

Printer

Fritz Vibe Postcard

Date Issued

1938-1969

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-126

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-126A

Image File Size

1,137 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Squaw Valley (Calif.), Olympic Winter Games (8th : 1960 : Squaw Valley, Calif.), Chapels

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