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[Postcard of Aerial View of Hotel Westward Ho]

Description: Postcard of a large hotel topped with a radio tower, a pool and courtyard dividing two separate buildings. Written on the postcard is the tagline, "Year 'Round in downtown Phoenix, Arizona Hotel Westward Ho and Patio Suites." The back of the postcard adds, "Hotel Westward Ho and Patio Suites A famous vacation hdqtrs., distinctive for its downtown location-resort atmosphere. 500 rooms, including kitchenette apartments in Patio Suites. Tropical patio, sun decks luxurious swimming pool in year 'round ideal climate. Home of the fabulous Concho Room - the Southwest's finest supper club."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Aerial View of Hotel Westward Ho 2]

Description: Postcard of a large hotel topped with a radio tower, a pool and courtyard dividing two separate buildings. Written on the postcard is the tagline, "Year 'Round in downtown Phoenix, Arizona Hotel Westward Ho and Patio Suites." The back of the postcard adds, "Hotel Westward Ho and Patio Suites A famous vacation hdqtrs., distinctive for its downtown location-resort atmosphere. 500 rooms, including kitchenette apartments in Patio Suites. Tropical patio, sun decks luxurious swimming pool in year 'round ideal climate. Home of the fabulous Concho Room - the Southwest's finest supper club."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Biltmore Fashion Park]

Description: Postcard of a man in a tan suit looking at a window display, a man in a grey suit walking with a blonde woman wearing a white and grey suit, while a woman in a navy blue dress walks across the mall. The back of the postcard adds, "Biltmore Fashion Park Where you will find twenty-two unique shops and stores in an artistic, stately setting...a preferred place to shop for resident and visitor alike. "An Uncommon Place to Shop." "
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Camelback Inn]

Description: Postcard of a white building with a circular drive, cacti growing from the garden, and a man and woman walking down the driveway. The back of the postcard adds, "Uniquely Southwestern in its architecture, Camelback Inn, near Phoenix, Arizona, is said to be one of the world's most distinctive resorts. Here is its striking approach to the unusual main building. Season, October to May for 160 American plan guests."
Date: unknown
Creator: Lollesgard Specialty Co.

[Postcard of Camelback Inn Pool]

Description: Postcard of two pools lined with yellow and white striped umbrellas, described as "Marriott's Camelback Inn, Scottsdale, Arizona. The ideal spot to acquire healthful sun-tans and new friends. Two large, heated pools make swimming a pleasure any time of year."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Camelback Mountain]

Description: Postcard of a mountain in the distance behind two palm trees and a swimming pool, described on the back as "Camelback Mountain Near Scottsdale, Arizona Located in the center of Arizona's rapidly growing resort area, this famous mountain is a prominent landmark. This view from the Paradise Country Club depicts one of its many picturesque moods."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Camelback Mountain 2]

Description: Postcard of a mountain range with a bustling city at the base, described on the back as "World-renowned landmark on the outskirts of Phoenix, Arizona, about which are clustered private estates and most of the million-dollar winter resorts of the Valley of the Sun."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Central Avenue in Phoenix]

Description: Postcard of a road lined with palm trees with cars driving on the road, and a blue car parked at the right. The back of the postcard adds, "Palm-lined Central Avenue Adjacent to Phoenix Public Library This is but one of many beautiful palm-lined avenues for which Phoenix, Arizona is famous."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Dining Room at Camelback Inn]

Description: Postcard of wooden tables and chairs set with silverware and decorated with flowers in vases. Two walls are glass paned, opening the view to desert flora such as cacti and palm trees. The back of the postcard adds, "Camelback Inn Near Phoenix, Arizona The dining room (which both looks and acts delicious) at Camelback Inn. Its picture windows overlook miles of cactus covered desert at this famous winter resort."
Date: unknown
Creator: Norton Louis Avery

[Postcard of Dining Room at Hotel Westward]

Description: Postcard of a large room full of tables set with silverware, glasses, and flowers on top of white table cloths. The chairs have light blue covering. A golden and white chandelier hangs lit with candles from the ceiling. Marble archways carved and supported by columns run parallel to the walls. At the bottom of the postcard, the scene is described as "Dining Room, Hotel Westward Ho, Phoenix, Arizona."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Fifth Avenue in Scottsdale]

Description: Postcard of a busy street lined with shopping centers, further described on the back as "Fifth Avenue, Scottsdale, Arizona This interesting street is one of Scottsdale's many tourist attractions. It is lined on both sides with shops showing such a variety of the unique and the beautiful it is a favorite of tourists and residents alike."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Flower Gardens in Mid-Winter]

Description: Postcard of a house with blooming red flowers and two palm trees. The back of the postcard adds, "Flower Gardens of an Arizona Resort Hotel in Mid-Winter - Typical of the vivid masses of color to be seen in private home grounds, those of motels, resort hotels and public parks throughout central and southern Arizona during the winter tourist season. This picture taken at Paradise Inn near Phoenix."
Date: unknown
Creator: Lolesgard Specialty Co.

[Postcard of Garter Room at Lulu Belle]

Description: Postcard of a green walled dining room with tables set and covered with white tablecloths and red seated chairs. Red and gold trimmed curtains hang over the window, and a golden chandelier with white bulbs hangs from the ceiling. A mirror and two pictures hang on a wall. The back of the postcard adds, "The Beautiful Garter Room of the Lulu Belle famous restaurant-bar in Scottsdale, Arizona. Each year thousands of people visit here to enjoy the interesting food specialties and exceptional services that make dining such a pleasure. A fresh rose on every table enhances the charm of the authentic Gay Nineties decor."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Hopi House in Grand Canyon, Arizona]

Description: Postcard of a stone structure with wooden ladders, with two young men, a woman, child, and small dog standing outside. The scene is described as "The Hopi House is an exact reproduction of a Hopi Indian pueblo. It is an irregular stone structure plastered with abode and rising three stories high. Here are Hopi men, women, and children. Some decorating and burning pottery, others spinning yarn and weaving squaw dresses and blankets, and perhaps some maiden weaving a basket." The message written on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. W. P. H. McFaddin 1906 McFaddin Beaumont, Tex."
Date: August 4, 1918

[Postcard of Hotel Westward Ho]

Description: Postcard of the Westward Ho Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona behind the palm treeline. A note on the face of the postcard reads, "Spent the night in air cooled hotel and leave at 4 A. M. for San Diego. Arriving there soon all well at home Mamie." The message on the back reads, "Come from Safford to here this morning arrive here at 1 o'clock over a gorgeous drive. Huge these mountains. We are in air cooled hotel until six this afternoon. We're driving to Yuma arriving about 11 or 12 tonight - miss me." The postcard is addressed to "Mrs. Carroll E. Ward Texas Ice Co. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: August 28, 1934

[Postcard of Lulu Belle]

Description: Postcard of a red building with white trim striping and a horse-drawn cart on the roof, with a sign saying "Lulu Belle" on the side and front of the establishment. Three cars - two white, one green - are parked outside as well as a horse-less red buggy. The back of the postcard adds, "The Lulu Belle, Scottsdale, Arizona Recreating the spirit and decor of the Gay Nineties era of the Old West, this colorful restaurant-bar has become famous as one of the West's most interesting showplaces."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Lulu Belle Bartenders]

Description: Postcard of a bar with a mirrored wall manned by three men, the closest two bearing mustaches and smiles as they prepare drinks. The back of the postcard adds, "Authentic Old West Bar of the famous Lulu Belle, colorful restaurant-bar in Scottsdale, Arizona. The enjoyment of favorite beverages is greatly increased by the service and friendly spirit of these mustachioed master-mixers."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Maricopa County Courthouse]

Description: Postcard of a stone multi-story building with a red tiled roof surrounded by palm trees, a sidewalk, and rows of parked cars. "Phoenix, Arizona" is written in red above the courthouse. The back of the postcard adds, "Maricopa County Courthouse at First Avenue and Washington in Downtown Phoenix, Arizona."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Pool at Camelback Inn]

Description: Postcard of a rectangular pool around which several colorful umbrellas are spread, offering shade to visitors at the Camelback Inn. The back of the postcard adds, "Luncheon at the pool - Camelback Inn, "Where Time stands still," Phoenix, Arizona."
Date: unknown
Creator: Lollesgard Specialty Co.

[Postcard of Pool Behind Camelback Inn]

Description: Postcard of the pool behind the Camelback Inn with the colorful umbrellas closed, and the pool nearly deserted. The back of the postcard adds, "Camelback Inn Near Phoenix, Arizona A glass-walled pool is the heart of activity at world-famous Camelback Inn on the sun-drenched desert near Phoenix, Arizona. One swims here from October to May."
Date: unknown
Creator: Norton Louis Avery

[Postcard of Street View of Hotel Westward Ho]

Description: Postcard of a white multi-storied building with a red tiled roof from which an American flag flies. The lower levels of the building are obscured by many palm trees, beneath which yellow and pink flowers bloom. A car is parked on the side of the road across which the perspective is set. One lamppost stands in the leftmost side.
Date: unknown
Creator: E. G. Kropp Co.