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Artist

U. Piazzesi, photographer

Sender

Gertrude Lang [Rome, Italy]

Recipient

Mother Clark [San Diego, California]

Postmark

1960-04-29

Caption

Cité du Vatican, Basilique de St. Pierre - Vatican City, St. Peter Basilica - Vatikansstadt, Skt. Petrusbasilika

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Enrico Verdesi at 1A Via Po, in Rome, Italy. The image was photographed by arial photographer U. Piazzesi.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

28. Sept 60 Dear Mother Clark, My dream has come true and I am at last in Rome. I spent all day to day at the Vatican and St. Peter’s and to-morrow we have entrée to an audience with the Pope. It has been a wonderful holiday – I shall not be in San Diego [illegible] Oct. 15 – so please put an x in front of my name. Hope you had a good summer. Best wishes Gertrude Lang

Language of Postcard

English; French; German; Italian

Location

Vatican City

Publisher

Enrico Verdesi

Printing Process

RealPhoto

Date Issued

1929-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

15 X 10.5 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Postcard Collection Number

Vatican City-56

Digital Collection

Vatican City Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013-11-21

Image File Size

355 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\Vatican City-56A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Vatican City, Piazza San Pietro (Vatican City), Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano, Obelisks

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