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Albuquerque Historical Postcard Collection

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Albuquerque, NM postmark

Ballut Abyad Shrine Golden Jubilee Ceremonial Parade Passing Franciscan Hotel, Albuquerque—May 15, 1937

                          

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Front Caption:

Ballut Abyad Shrine Golden Jubilee Ceremonial Parade Passing Franciscan Hotel, Albuquerque—May 15, 1937

Date of Postcard:

1937

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Postmark Date:

August 6, 1937

Notes:

One cent stamp; Typed on reverse: "From Noble George Roslington Manager of the FRANCISCAN HOTEL.adressed to Noble John Moore, Carlsbad NM Post Mark (faint)Aug 1937?. B.W photo, no Dist or Mfg Nos.; "Room 206 Budy (Brudy?) penciled notation on back of card


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Masonic Temple, Albuquerque, N. Mex

                           

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Front Caption:

Masonic Temple, Albuquerque, N. Mex.

Back Caption:

Masonic Temple, Albuquerque, N. M.
The Masonic Orders are especially strong here, having just completed a magnificent temple at a cost of over $75,000, probably the finest fraternal building in this section of the country.

Date of Postcard:

ca. 1950

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Local Publisher :

C. T. Chicago

Notes:

C. T. American Art Colored; handwritten on front ("next door to Franciscan Hotel"). No Dist or Mfg Nos.;  C.T. American Art Colored logo on reverse; Back Rigth: "This space for Address only"


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Odd Fellow Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

                           

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

G-3

Front Caption:

Odd Fellow Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

Date of Postcard:

ca. 1915

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Local Publisher :

Strong’s Book Store, Albuquerque, N. M.

Publisher # :

5964

Postmark Date :

October 12, 1917

Notes:

Correspondence on reverse: " Albuquerque, NM Dear mamma are you all well haven't heard from you yet. Nan why don’t you write me a line. Are you still bothered with your stomach? I am well and having a very good time. Am going to the city this morning. Went out with John last night. Seen Mrs. Harsh and Hate(?) yesterday. Good-by your loving daughter Sadie";  postmark Oct 12, 1917; stamp seems to be torn off post card


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Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Front Caption:

Shown is the original site of the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

Back Caption:  ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO Hot Air Balloon Capital of the World

Date of Postcard:

 

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher :

Published by  Candelaria Colorgraphics P.O. Box 13314, Station E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87112

Manufacturer# :

P18157

Notes:

"Conquistador" Logo


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Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Front Caption:

Albuquerque

Back Caption:  ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO  Come October, a spectrum of color fills the Albuquerque skies during the International Balloon Festival. The mild desert climate in autumn and special festivities make this event one of the city's greatest tourism draws.

Date of Postcard:

 

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer: Photo © Steve Larese

Distributor:

Distributed by Smith-Southwestern, Inc. P.O.Box 24098 Tempe, Arizona 85285-4098 Printed in U.S.A.

Distributor #:  2263
Manufacturer: Terrell (bird and cactus hemisphere logo)

Manufacturer# :

995120

Notes:

Correspondence on card: "No balloons right now- but a beautiful sunrise. 50ish- a cold at night. off to see the apartment check on furniture and lots of walking after sitting yesterday. Hope knee is ok- Love P& M2"; 20 cent peacock stamp. No postmark visible.


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Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Back Caption:  Hot Air Ballooning  One of the more rapid growing sports throughout the world.

Date of Postcard:

 

Subject Category:

Fairs, Parades, Expositions and Clubs

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer: © Jim Trombetta Photo B12215

Distributor:

Published by Petley Studios 4051 E. Van Buren, Phoeix, AZ  85008 Petley script Logo, Mini Print

Distributor #:  K290
Manufacturer: "RR" ™ Logo. Mike Roberts Color Productions Oakland

Manufacturer# :

94623

Notes:

Petley Mini Print logo on reverse; Mike Roberts Color Productions logo on reverse; stamp block empty


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