Switchbacks on Berthoud Pass Road, Colorado

014-10-1923z-001 front.jpg
014-10-1923z-001 back.jpg

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Title

Switchbacks on Berthoud Pass Road, Colorado

Date Created

1923-1930

Subject

Mountain roads

Description

Postcard with a colored view of the Berthoud Pass road in Colorado, with a car going down switchbacks on the Clear Creek County side. Very blurry print. The printed description on the back of the postcard reads "Switchbacks on Berthoud Pass Highway. This is one of the highest passes on any transcontinental highway. It was constructed by the U.S. Government and has an average grade of about four per cent." Unused postcard.

Coverage

Berthoud Pass (Colo.)

Type

Image

Is Part Of

General Postcard Collection

Identifier

014-10-1923z-001

Format

Photomechanical prints
Postcards

Publisher

H. H. Tammen Company

Extent

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Citation

“Switchbacks on Berthoud Pass Road, Colorado,” CCCLD Digital Collections, accessed December 13, 2019, https://cccld.cvlcollections.org/items/show/505.

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