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Albuquerque Historical Postcard Collection

T-1

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Highway U. S. 66 entering Rio Grande Valley at Albuquerque, N. Mex.

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-1

Front Caption:  N.M.Tourist Bureau Photo

Back Caption:

Highway U. S. 66 entering Rio Grande Valley at Albuquerque, N. Mex., with Sandia Mountains in the background.

Date of Photo :

1948

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer:

N. M. Tourist Bureau Photo

Distributor:

Southwest Post Card Co., Box 685, Albuquerque, N. M

Distributor #:  A-5

Manufacturer:

Genuine Curteich-Chicago "C.T. Art-Colortone" Post Card (Reg.U.S. Pat.Off.)

Manufacturer #:

8B-H1283

Notes:

"linen" finish on front of card


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T-2

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Albuquerque skyline, as seen from the Coronado Freeway

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-2

Front Caption:

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Back Caption:

Albuquerque, New Mexico. Largest city in New Mexico. The Albuquerque skyline, as seen from the Coronado Freeway.

Date of Photo :

ca. 1965

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer:

L. O. Candelaria

Publisher:

Petley Studios, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Publisher #:

51137-B

Notes:  Petley logo on reverse in blue ink


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T-3

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Intersection of Girard, Monte Vista and Central Avenue

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-3

Back Caption:

Intersection of Girard, Monte Vista and Central Avenue
Albuquerque, New Mexico
This is said to be the busiest intersection in the nation on a per capita basis.

Date of Photo :

1955

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer:

John E. Floodberg

Publisher:

Petley Studios, Old Town Plaza, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Publisher #:

22850

Notes: Petley logo on reverse in green ink; stamp block empty


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T-4

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Lobo Business Section, Central Ave

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-4

Front Caption:

Lobo Business Section, Central Ave. – Albuquerque, New Mexico

Date of Photo :

ca. 1950

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Distributor:

S. W. Post Card Co., Albuquerque

Distributor #:

P-448

Notes: B/W Photo; Kodak Paper stamp block; Back Right: "address"


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T-5

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Nob Hill Shopping District

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-5

Back Caption:

Nob Hill Shopping District
East Central Avenue, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Date of Photo :

ca. 1965

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer:

John E. Floodberg

Publisher:

Petley Studios, Phoenix, Arizona

Publisher #:

S4227

Notes: Petley logo on reverse in blue ink; stamp block empty


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T-6

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

T-6

Back Caption:

Albuquerque, New Mexico
Looking east on Central Avenue in the background is Sandia Mountains. The dry air and plentiful sunshine have earned Albuquerque a reputation as a health center. The sun shines here 76% of the time.

Date of Photo :

ca. 1965

Subject Category:

Route 66 Through Albuquerque

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Photographer:

Leonard Raef

Publisher: View Gram Baxtone Box 175 Amarillo,Texas Made in U.S.A

Publisher #:

C-13655

Notes:

View Gram; Baxtone, Box 175, Amarillo, Texas, Made in U.S.A.; Back Right: "Address"; View Gram logo on reverse; "Rt 66" penciled notation on back of card


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