"Saskatchewan River, Saskatoon, Sask."

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Database ID36343
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceSubdivisions - Downtown - to 1912 (LH-1042- ) , LH-1264 (Subject Collection)
Postcard messageApril 7/08 Dear Valda:- I am sending you the capital today There is not much news is it but you can see what is goining (sic) on here at present. Hoping to hear from you soon I remain. Your Sincere Friend, R.B.
Scope and contentThree-colour postcard of early Saskatoon downtown and riverbank, as seen from Nutana side. Prominent building is Empire Hotel; to south of 20th Street East is mostly residential development. Clear view of Spadina Crescent north of 20th, with shrubbery on both sides. "1 1027" on back of postcard. Title from front of postcard; information from Local History Room catalog.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced1908
Date Range(s)1900-1909
PublisherW.G. MacFarlane
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsTowns and Cities -- Topographical
Language of postcard textEnglish
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediahand-tinted
photo-engraving
Place - imageSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
South Saskatchewan River, Saskatchewan, Canada
Place - destinationMerlin, Ontario, Canada
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