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Sender

S. de L [California, United States]

Recipient

Mrs. Martha Clarke & Miss May Clarke [San Francisco, California, United States]

Postmark

1943-03-13

Caption

Black Butte from Sun Fish Lake - There are numerous volcanic cones scattered throughout this part of California. One of the best-known is Black Butte, also called Muirs Peak. Its cone is almost perpendicular to a height of almost six thousand feet, close to the base of Mount Shasta - black, bare and desolate, an extinct volcano, with half a dozen craters in plain view.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Southern Pacific Company, San Francisco, California and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich and Company Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Siskiyou County

Publisher

Southern Pacific Co.

Printer

Curt Teich & Co.

Printing Process

Chromolithography

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Postcard Collection Number

California-47

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

330 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\California\CA-47A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

Shasta, Mount (California), Volcanoes, Mountains, Lakes & Ponds

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