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[Postcard of Aerial View From Sky Line Drive]

Description: Postcard of Duluth from an aerial perspective. The town is edged by the harbor and coastline. The back of the postcard adds, "Extending along the brow of the hill for a distance of more than twenty-five miles, the Boulevard Drive overlooks the city and Lake Superior, a drive from the extreme eastern end of the city to the extreme western end, commanding a beautiful panorama of parks, buildings, industries, harbor operations and lake, said to be the finest and most picturesque in America."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of College of St. Scholastica]

Description: Postcard of an aerial view of St. Scholastica college. On the back, the postcard adds, "College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota is an accredited Catholic College for Women. It offers Environment and Broad, Liberal Education of the very highest standards. Located on a beautiful 160 acre campus, overlooking Lake Superior, it is in the famed Arrowhead Country, home of all Summer and Winter sports."
Date: unknown
Creator: Zweifel-Roleff

[Postcard of Duluth Civic Center]

Description: Postcard of four white government buildings sharing a courtyard on three sides. On the back, it is described as "This group of buildings, the Federal Building, Court House and City Hall, is known as Duluth's Civic Center, located on First Street between Sixth Avenue and Fourth Avenue West."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Gateway Park and Nicollet Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a large brick hotel with white accents shadowing a white structure with a green dome. The back of the postcard adds, "Gateway Park houses the Gateway Tourist Bureau of the Minneapolis Civic and Commerce Association, where visitors may secure information about points of interest and travel conditions. To the left of the Nicollet Hotel, is Nicollet Avenue, known as the "Fifth Avenue of the Northwest" where many important mercantile establishments and smart shops are to be found. To the right is Hennepin Avenue, where the theaters and other fine retail stores are located." The message on the back is illegible. The postcard is addressed to "Mr. Homer Deoharld First Huntington Mail B12 Huntington, W. Va."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Harbor Entrance in Duluth, Minnesota]

Description: Postcard of a white and green lighthouse at the harbor of Duluth, Minnesota. The back adds, "The Duluth-Superior harbor ranks second only to New York in point of tonnage handled. U. S. Government records show that since 1895 the stupendous total of 1,317,092,019 tones of merchandise, in receipts and shipments, have passed through this harbor.
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Hotel Duluth]

Description: Postcard of a large multistory building with two covered entrances and cars parked nearby. The back of the postcard adds, "In Duluth, Minnesota, the air conditioned city on beautiful Lake Superior, stop at Hotel Duluth, the Arrowhead region's leading and most up-to-date hotel; 400 rooms with bath; Coffee Shop, Cocktail Lounge, Grill; Golf and Tennis."
Date: unknown
Creator: Lumitone Photoprint

[Postcard of Hotel Duluth in Color]

Description: Postcard of a multi-story building with a yellow and white exterior, green accents on the windows, and a few cars parked outside the sidewalk. The back of the postcard adds, "In Duluth, Minnesota, the air conditioned city on beautiful Lake Superior, stop at the Hotel Duluth, the Arrowhead region's leading and most modern up to date hotel - 400 rooms with bath - Coffee Shop, Grill, Cocktail Lounge - Golf and Tennis."
Date: unknown

[Postcard of Hotel Kahler 2]

Description: Postcard of a yellow 11-story hotel with three trees planted in the front, described on the back as "The Kahler Hotel 650 Rooms - Rochester, Minnesota Largest, Finest, and newest air-conditioned guest and public rooms - food and beverage service in the Elizabethan Room all day, service in the Coffee House - Unique Hemisphere Room cocktail lounge - many private dining rooms - exceptional shopping arcade on the subway system parking facilities." The message on the back reads, "Glad you two have gone to N. O. Hope you have a good time also have Carroll take an extra slice at S. A. for me - Will be drawn Saturday - pork casing for sale - being picked now Dr. Betirs - Practicing for an early Duck Season - don't bother about me it's my decision - think it'll help - not absolutely necessary - I'm fine and not worried in the least Love, Leah." The postcard is addressed to "Mr. and Mrs. Carroll E. Ward 1906 McFaddin Ave. Beaumont, Texas."
Date: September 1928

[Postcard of Medical Arts and Alworth Buildings]

Description: Postcard of five multi-story buildings, three red brick and two white. The two white buildings are taller, the Medical Arts and Alworth buildings respectively. The sidewalk is lined with parked cars and scattered with pedestrians. On the back, the postcard adds, "The Medical Arts Building, the home of the Duluth Chamber of Commerce, is the newest large office building in Duluth. It has all the latest modern improvements, and its appointments are of the very finest."
Date: unknown