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Albuquerque Historical Postcard Collection

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Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Greetings from Albuquerque New Mexico

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

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Front Caption:

Greetings from Albuquerque New Mexico

Back Caption:

Greetings from Albuquerque, New Mexico “The Duke City”
The metropolis of New Mexico, Albuquerque is situated on the Rio Grande at an elevation of 4988 ft., and is approximately the center of the state. The busy city of today was founded by Gov. Cuervo in 1706 and named for the Duke of Alburquerque. Later the first R in the name was dropped, with the coming of the Americans.

Date of Photo:

1938

Subject Category:

Miscellany

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Distributor:

Distributed by J.R. Willis, Box 665, Albuquerque, N. M.

Publisher:

Curteich-Chicago

Publisher #:

A-26

Manufacturer #:

8A-H2863

Notes:

Space for one cent stamp; Genuine Curteich-Chicago “C. T. Art-Colortone” Post Card; © J. R. Willis (front)


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