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Balboa Park, the 1400 acre tract around which San Diego is built, is famous for its many fine buildings. Originally constructed for the Panama- California International Exposition of 1915-16, the buildings are striking examples of Spanish Renaissance architecture.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Hopkins News Agency in San Diego, California and made by E. C. Kropp in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Condition

Used

Sender

May

Recipient

Reverend Mother

Excerpt from Message

Dear Revernd Mother, I am writing on an old San Diego card because you might like to write on the San Francisco cards yourself! The view of Hyde street shows Alcatraz and the steep hills of S.F. Much love, May

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California-San Diego County-San Diego

Publisher

Hopkins News Agency

Publisher Series

50

Printer

E.C. Kropp

Date Issued

1907-1956

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

Southern California-103

Date Digitized

2014-04-23

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\North America\Southern California-103A

Image File Size

2,379 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

San Diego (Calif.), Balboa Park (San Diego, Calif.), Buildings

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