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Bright angel point on the North Rim is the site at the Grand Canyon Lodge and presents a most amazing view of this stupendous chasm This point is about 1,400 feet higher than the opposite rim, and the canyon here is approximately 13 miles wide. Grand Canyon National Park is reached by Union Pacific Railroad to Cedar City. Utah, thence by delightful motor bus tour. Natural Color Photograph from Kodachrome

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by the American Colortype Company in New York, NY and Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1952-07-20

Sender

W.J.C. [Zion National Park, Utah]

Recipient

Mother G. Clark [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother: Seeing this area ebfore arriving in L.A. Monday and on to San Diego early P.M. Will try to call you for Hotel information - W.J.C.

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Arizona– Coconino County–North Rim

Publisher

American Colortype Company

Printing Process

RealPhoto

Date Issued

1904-1956

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

Arizona-27

Date Digitized

2016-04-16

Image Format

383 KB

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedStates\Arizona-27A

Image File Size

Image/JPEG

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Grand Canyon National Park (Ariz.), Bright Angel Site (Ariz.), North Rim (Ariz.), National parks & reserves, Canyons, Rock formations, Trails & paths

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