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La Bajada Hill A portion of the great highway known as the Camino Real being built by the State of New Mexico from the Colorado line to the Southern boundary of the State. This was a part of the original Santa-Fe - Chihuahua Trail and was a great highway between the Capital of New Mexico and Chihuahua for more than two centuries.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Curt Teich in Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1921-06

Sender

M.M.B. [New Mexico]

Recipient

Mrs. Martha Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri]

Excerpt from Message

This was one of the thrils of yesterday's trip - today we are resting in Albuquerque hoping for better roads tomorrow. There is a wonderful [illegible] Harsey hotel here so we can rest very comfortablly Best Wishes! M.M.B.

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States-New Mexico-Sandoval County–Kewa Pueblo

Publisher

Curt Teich

Publisher Series

R-51348

Date Issued

1898-1978

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

New Mexico-26

Date Digitized

2014-05-14

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedStates\New Mexico-26A

Image File Size

264 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

La Bajada Hill (N.M.), Aerial views, Roads

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