Zig Zag Climb to Mt. McClellan, Colo., 6% Grade, Argentine Central Ry.

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Title

Zig Zag Climb to Mt. McClellan, Colo., 6% Grade, Argentine Central Ry.

Date Created

1910-11-09

Subject

Railroads

Description

Postcard with a colored view of an Argentine Central Railroad train climbing the switchbacks above Waldorf to the top of Mount McClellan in Colorado. A faded note written over the image on the front reads "This being a great scenery trip out of Denver ??? ." The note on the back reads "Friend Anna:- Just a reminder of my friends in Galesb. not being forgotten. This place is great and like it fine. Am working in one of the largest store here. I would be glad to hear from Galesburg occasionally! R. A. Hendrix. 656 Welton St. Denver." Sent from Denver, Colorado to Miss Anna Ritzenthaler in Galesburg, Illinois

Coverage

Waldorf (Colo.)

Type

Image

Is Part Of

General Postcard Collection

Identifier

014-15-1910-003

Format

Photomechanical prints
Postcards

Extent

3.5 x 5.5 inches

Citation

“Zig Zag Climb to Mt. McClellan, Colo., 6% Grade, Argentine Central Ry.,” CCCLD Digital Collections, accessed August 13, 2020, https://cccld.cvlcollections.org/items/show/508.

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