"Desert Scenes of California" [Vacation Folder]

 
Database ID33849
InstitutionArchives of the Humboldt and District Museum and Gallery
Fonds/CollectionPhotograph Collection
File/Item ReferenceBell Family Postcard Collection, 2001_01_8
Scope and contentA vacation folder showing scenes of the California Desert. Images include: date palms in California; "the American Sahara" Sand Dunes in California; Mount San Jacinto from the Desert in California; Yucca in California; a man with a mule entitled "Two of a Kind" in the desert; a creosote bush; arrowhead and yucca plants in the San Bernardino Mountains; Joshua Trees in the Desert; Cactus on the desert at Red Rock Canyon; Ocotillo in bloom on the desert; cholla cactus; and a view of Death Valley. Interior contains explanatory notes on California's deserts.
Physical description/extentPackaging; 10.5 x 15.5 cm
Interior Images; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced[194-?]
Date Range(s)1940-1949
PublisherLongshaw Card Company, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
SubjectsLandscape
Flora and Fauna
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styleset
Postcard mediaother
line-engraving
Place - imageCalifornia, United States of America
Death Valley, California, United States of America
San Bernardino Mountains, California, United States of America
Permanent Link http://digital.scaa.sk.ca/gallery/postcards/permalink/33849