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Sender

M.M.B. [Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States]

Recipient

Mrs. M. Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1938-06-02

Caption

Civic Center by Night, Oklahoma City, Okla. - Oklahoma City's Civic Center scintillates with its new unique mercury-vapor lighting system. It shines nightly in a blaze of glory undreamed of in the old railway right-of-ways. The feature represents the latest in scientific lighting and it is the largest initial setup of its kind in the United States.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Mid Century news Company, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 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–Oklahoma–Oklahoma County–Oklahoma City

Publisher

Mid-Century News 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

Oklahoma-02

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

439 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\Oklahoma\OK-02A

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

Business Districts (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma), Social & Civic Facilities, Aerial Views

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