One black and white Real Photo postcard with a gelatin emulsion, printed on silver chloride AGFA-ANSCO paper.
Language of Message
Excerpt from Message
San Francisco College for Women. Rare book rooms. Lone Mountain. This gives a good idea of the cases Reverend Mother designed and had made for housing our rare manuscripts. We have six of them. The carved wood doors fold back over the drawers which are not visible there. On top are also rare manuscripts. The walls & ceiling are in silver metal leaf, stenciled (the walls) with robins egg blue. The rug (a gift) is a real Aubusson tapestry rug – pastel shades. The wood is dark. Leather – robin’s egg blue – with large brass headed nails. The book of [illegible] pictures is so big and heavy – 2 have to carry it. We have hundreds [illegible].
Language of Postcard
United States–California–San Francisco County–San Francisco
Black and white chloride print Real Photo postcard.
Gelatin emulsion on silver chloride paper.
14 X 09 cm
San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection
Postcard Collection Number
Religious of the Sacred Heart Digital Postcard Collection
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Location
Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\RSCJ\LoneMountain-17A
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San Francisco (CA), Catholic Colleges and Universities (San Francisco), Society of the Sacred Heart, Lone Mountain College, Presidio Heights (San Francisco), Interiors