Thursday, February 28, 2008
Wednesday, February 27, 2008
Publisher: Photochrom Co.
"MacIntrye's Series--Fort William"
The observatory was in operation from 1883 to 1904, and now only its ruins remain. According to the John Muir Trust, which owns the land, the hotel referenced in the card was a "sometime temperance hotel annexe".
Saturday, February 23, 2008
Publisher: California Art & Engraving Company
PM: none, looks 1920s judging by the car
The "trail of the Missions" is also called El Camino Real. It started in San Diego and went up to Sonoma, past San Francisco. Much of US 101 follows El Camino Real.
Thursday, February 21, 2008
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
Sunday, February 17, 2008
Publisher: Coombs & Dilks
PM: November 9, 1907
Message on back rather disappointly only says "With love from uncle". Here is the carnival's site: http://www.bridgwatercarnival.org.uk/