Argentine Pass, Colorado. Argentine Central Ry.-Gray's Peak Route.

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Dublin Core

Title

Argentine Pass, Colorado. Argentine Central Ry.-Gray's Peak Route.

Date Created

1908-08-30

Subject

Railroad tracks
Mountain passes

Description

Postcard with a colored view of Argentine Pass, Colorado, taken at treeline from the Argentine Central Railroad tracks east of Waldorf. The note "Four weeks ago yesterday" is written under the title on the front. The note on the back reads "McCook 8/30/08 Quarantine was lifted Thursday and I am allowed to sit up a little now in a big chair. Am still pretty weak but will try to write soon. P. V. R." Sent from Nebraska (town is cut off on stamp) to Miss Sera Murphy in Ft. Madison, Iowa.

Coverage

Waldorf (Colo.)

Type

Image

Is Part Of

General Postcard Collection

Identifier

014-15-1908-001

Format

Photomechanical prints
Postcards

Publisher

Barkalow Bros., Denver

Extent

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Provenance

Transfer from Historic Georgetown, Inc., 2019

Citation

“Argentine Pass, Colorado. Argentine Central Ry.-Gray's Peak Route.,” CCCLD Digital Collections, accessed December 13, 2019, https://cccld.cvlcollections.org/items/show/485.

Geolocation