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Sender

Marie Gulsmith [Vatican City]

Recipient

Reverend Mother [unknown]

Postmark

[unsent]

Caption

Città del Vaticano - St. Peter's square, the Basilica. - Place Saint Pierre et la Basilique. - Der Platz und di Hg Peterskirche. - Plaza San Pedro, La Basilica.

Physical Description

One black and white postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Cesare Capello of Milan, Italy and printed by Kodak using Ektachrome.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Excerpt from Message

Thursday / Dear Reverend Mother / Greetings from Rome! Safe arrival Monday after beautiful flight along the Mediterranean. Tour of St. Peter’s Basilica (where I [illegible] to see our Mother Foundress – as I shall call her always), Vatican Museum, etc. and general audience at Castel Gandolfo with out Holy Father. Have since delighted my husband and me. Will you please thank [illegible]. Please be assured of my heartfelt gratitude. Affectionately, Marie Gulsmith (Mrs. William H. Gulsmith) (Formerly: M. Harrington)

Language of Postcard

English; French; German; Italian

Location

Vatican City

Publisher

Cesare Capello

Printer

Kodak

Printing Process

Ektachrome

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-71

Digital Collection

Vatican City Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013-11-21

Image File Size

311 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\Vatican City-71A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

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

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