Georgetown Loop

014-12-1905-002 front.jpg
014-12-1905-002 back.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Georgetown Loop

Date Created

1905-12-17

Subject

Railroads
Railroad bridges

Description

A postcard with a color photomechanical print (may be an illustration) of the Georgetown Loop on the Colorado and Southern Railroad, looking southwest. The note on front reads "This reminds me of the famous Horse shoe curve in Penn. Bet. Johnstown and Altoona." Stamp on front reads "Dec 17 1905 H. S. Reed." It was not sent through mail, but name on back reads "Miss R.E.R." The back includes a stamp for a "Registered Member - The Post Card Union Philadelphia, U.S.A. - We Circle the Globe." There is no publisher or photographer listed, but numbered 108.

Coverage

Georgetown (Colo.)

Type

Image

Is Part Of

General Postcard Collection

Identifier

014-12-1905-002

Format

Photomechanical prints
Postcards

Extent

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Citation

“Georgetown Loop,” CCCLD Digital Collections, accessed June 13, 2024, https://cccld.cvlcollections.org/items/show/480.

Geolocation