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Magdalen Tower and Bridge, Oxford. Magdalen College was founded in 1448, on the banks of the River Cherwell, by William Waynflete, Lord Chancellor of England. The Tower, rising 150 feet above the street, was begun in 1492, taking 17 years to complete.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was printed and published by J. Arthur Dixon, Ltd. on the Isle of Wight, England and features a photograph by J. Arthur Dixon Studios.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1960-12-01

Sender

Illegible [Oxford, England]

Recipient

M Mm A. Milland [Santa Barbara, California]

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United Kingdom–England–Oxfordshire County–Oxford

Publisher

J. Arthur Dixon, Ltd.

Publisher Series

T.V. 471

Printer

J. Arthur Dixon, Ltd.

Photographer

J. Arthur Dixon Studios

Printing Process

Photogravure

Date Issued

1908-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

British Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. Univeristy of San Diego

Collection Number

Oxfordshire-11

Date Digitized

2013-10-25

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

O:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedKingdom\Oxfordshire-11A

Image File Size

372 KB

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

Oxford (England), Bell towers, Bridges, Cherwell, River (England)

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