[Postcard image of "Visitors Waiting For Elevator To Boulder Dam Powerhouse"]

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Postcard image of "Visitors Waiting For Elevator To Boulder Dam Powerhouse" as written in white text in bottom right corner of postcard. A line of people are inside of a covered area that leads to a tall cement structure on right of photo. Street on left with cars parked on both sides of the road. A round shaped cement building is in the right background. Canyon mountains in distance extend from left to center of postcard. Black text on back of postcard reads: "Message Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]".

Physical Description

1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1925 - 1935.

Context

This postcard is part of the collection entitled: George Ranch Museum Collection and was provided by George Ranch Historical Park to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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George Ranch Historical Park

The George Ranch Historical Park has contributed a collection of over 2,000 photographs, artifacts, letters, artwork and more to us. The Park is a 23,000 acre working ranch and living history museum.

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Description

Postcard image of "Visitors Waiting For Elevator To Boulder Dam Powerhouse" as written in white text in bottom right corner of postcard. A line of people are inside of a covered area that leads to a tall cement structure on right of photo. Street on left with cars parked on both sides of the road. A round shaped cement building is in the right background. Canyon mountains in distance extend from left to center of postcard. Black text on back of postcard reads: "Message Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]".

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1 postcard : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm.

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(Paper; Width/Diameter: 11.3 cm, Height: 7.4 cm)

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George Ranch Museum Collection

The George Ranch Collection features extensive materials from the George Ranch Historical Park a 23,000 acre working ranch and living history museum. The land was originally settled in 1824 as part of the Austin Colony by Nancy and Henry Jones. Materials focus on the Jones and George families, and the traditional Texas pursuits of cattle, cotton and oil.

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  • 1925 - 1935

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  • 1925 - 1935

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 26, 2006, 10:26 a.m.

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  • June 1, 2010, 7:56 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

[Postcard image of "Visitors Waiting For Elevator To Boulder Dam Powerhouse"], postcard, 1925 - 1935; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth9116/: accessed December 7, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting George Ranch Historical Park.