Gray's and Torrey's Peaks, Argentine Central Ry. Gray's Peak Route

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Dublin Core

Title

Gray's and Torrey's Peaks, Argentine Central Ry. Gray's Peak Route

Date Created

1909-07-12

Subject

Railroads

Description

Postcard showing a view of Grays and Torreys peaks in Colorado, taken near Mt. McClellan and the end of the Argentine Central Railroad. The postcard is stamped at Waldorf by the Argentine Central Railroad Company and was then sent through the Silver Plume post office. Note on the back reads "Dear Cook:- I'm writing this on the way up Mt. McClellan, 14,007 ft high. Waldorf, from which this is mailed, is the highest post office in the world. Mts cold! [name?]" Sent to Mr. C. B. Cook Jr., Fall River, Mass.

Coverage

Grays Peak (Colo.)

Type

Image

Is Part Of

General Postcard Collection

Identifier

014-15-1909-001

Format

Photomechanical prints
Postcards

Publisher

Williamson Haffner Company

Extent

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Citation

“Gray's and Torrey's Peaks, Argentine Central Ry. Gray's Peak Route,” CCCLD Digital Collections, accessed September 28, 2021, https://cccld.cvlcollections.org/items/show/473.

Geolocation