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Albuquerque Historical Postcard Collection

M-1

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

General View, Interior of Indian Building

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-1

Front Caption:

General View, Interior of Indian Building
Albuquerque, N. M.

Back Caption:

The Indian and Mexican Buildings at Albuquerque, New Mexico, houses the finest, rarest, and most interesting collection of Indian and Mexican handiwork in this country. In this building you can see Indian women carding, spinning and dyeing wool and weaving blankets. The men making primitive silver ornaments. All this carried on in the very crude way handed down by generations long past.

Date of Photo:

1947

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Distributor:

Fred Harvey

Distributor #:  H-1930

Manufacturer:

"Phostint" Trade Mark Reg U S Pat Off Made only by Detroit Publishing Co. Fred Harvey Logo

Manufacturer #:

xx

Notes:

“Phostint” Card; Fred Harvey logo on reverse; Back Left: "This space may be used for message". R: "This space for address only"


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M-2

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-2

Front Caption:

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

Date of Photo:

1905

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey

Publisher #:

9902

Notes:

Correspondence on back of card: " Correspondence here. Dear Merre and all: I received your letter some time ago and was glad to hear from you. We are as well as ever and will try and write some day when my head and eyes feel better. My father is real well. Janisa (?) has a baby girl 3 weeks old. Hope you are all well, Aunt (?) Write soon"; 2 postmarks,both Mar 3 1913 8 PM. One Stanley,one Chi.&Minneapolis.1 cent stamp; Back Left: "This side for the address";


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M-3

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-3

Front Caption:

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

Date of Photo:

1905

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey

Publisher #:

9904

Postmark Date:

April 18 1907(?)

Notes:

One cent stamp; Correspondence on front of card: "I did not get my letter finished [rest not legible]; 2 postmarks,one not completely legible; one Newington Junction Conn April 18,1907(?) back left: "This side for address"


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M-4

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-4

Front Caption:

Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

Date of Photo:

1906

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey

Publisher #:

9921

Postmark Date:

1907

Notes:

Message on front of card: "How's this for a curio building Albuquerque NM 7/19/07; Postmark Albuquerque July 11,1907.  1 cent commemorative (Capt. John Smith) Stamp;  Back Left: "This side for the address."; "MR" penciled notation on back of card


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M-5

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Interior of the Fred Harvey Indian Building,

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-5

Front Caption:

Interior of the Fred Harvey Indian Building,
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Back Caption:

The Fred Harvey Indian Museum at Albuquerque contains some of the world’s rarest collections of Indian handicraft. In addition, there are fine Mexican collections and many objects telling the story of the Spanish influence upon the history of the Southwest.

Date of Photo:

1947

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey

Publisher #:

H-4545

Manufacturer #:

7B-H410

Notes:  "linen" finish on front of card; Fred Harvey logo on reverse; Back Left: "Message"; R: "Address"


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M-6

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

A showroom in the Fred Harvey Indian Building, Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-6

Front Caption:

A showroom in the Fred Harvey Indian Building,
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Back Caption:

In Fred Harvey’s Indian Museum at Albuquerque are gathered some of the rarest collections of Indian handicraft. In addition, there are fine Mexican and Spanish collections. Many of the exhibits suggest practical uses of the various articles as home furnishings and decorations.

Date of Photo :

1947

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey (signature logo) Hotels-Shops-Restaurants

Publisher #:

H-4546

Manufacturer #:

7B-H411

Notes: "linen" finish on front of card; Fred Harvey logo on reverse; Back Left: "Message"; R: "Address"


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M-7

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Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-7

Front Caption:

Navaho Silversmith, Indian Building, Albuquerque, N. M.

Back Caption:

The Navaho silversmiths learned their art centuries ago from Mexico and there has been comparatively little change in either method or tools, the art being maintained in pure form by them. The geometric forms that prevail in the designs usually have a significance.

Date of Photo:

ca. 1907

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey (signature logo) Hotels-Shops-Restaurants

Publisher #:

H-1925

Manufacturer: "Phostint" Trade Mark  Reg U S Pat Off Made only by Detroit Publishing Co. Fred Harvey Logo
Manufacturer #:  xx

Notes:

“Phostint” card; Back Left: "This space may be used for message" R: "This space for address only"; Fred Harvey logo on reverse


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M-8

Albuquerque, NM postmark

 

Alter of the Snake Fraternity of the Hopi Indians. Indian Collection Building, Albuquerque, N.M.

 

Collection:

Albuquerque Historical Postcards

Collection Index # :

M-8

Front Caption:

Altar of the Snake Fraternity of the Hopi Indians. Indian Collection Building, Albuquerque, N.M.

Date of Photo:

1907

Subject Category:

Indian Traders and Trading Posts

Original Format Size:

13 x 7.5 cm

Publisher:

Fred Harvey

Notes:

Sepia Tone.Postmark partially visible, 1907; Message on front of card: "Everything is OK we are now in Burque"; "6-" penciled notation on back of card


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