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[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard image "Looking Downstream, Boulder Dam"]

Description: Postcard image "Looking Downstream, Boulder Dam" as written in white text in bottom right corner of postcard. In the image, water is seen flowing from the dam into the canyon. Buildings on either side of the canyon walls in foreground. Roadways along the banks of the canyon walls in background. Cables cross each other near the center of the photo. Black text on back of postcard reads: "Message Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]".
Date: 1925 - 1935
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

["Arizona Spillway, Boulder Dam"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Arizona Spillway, Boulder Dam" as written in white text at bottom center of picture. Two automobiles are parked in the foreground on the roadway at the top of the dam. Background shows the canyon and mountains. Black text on back of postcard reads: "For Correspondence Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]". A decorative black line with JCB (?) at bottom, separates message and address.
Date: [1925..1935]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Postcard of Blooming Yucca Cactus]

Description: Postcard of of a spiky Yucca plant reaching towards the sky with white flowers blooming from the stem. The back of the postcard adds, "Desert Yucca in Bloom."
Date: unknown
Creator: Petley Studios
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Sunset on West Main Street in Scottsdale]

Description: Postcard of a sun setting over a busy street, described as "West Main Street, Scottsdale, Arizona The sun sets through a butter-milk sky looking west on the Main street of the West's most western town."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Sunset Behind Camelback Mountain]

Description: Postcard of a sunset behind a mountain range, further described as "Spectacular Sunset Behind Camelback Mountain Arizona's most famous landmark in the heart of Scottsdale, the fabulous resort area of the world famous "Valley of the Sun" surrounding Phoenix."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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.
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

["Crest of Boulder Dam and Arizona Highway"]

Description: Postcard image of the "Crest of Boulder Dam and Arizona Highway" as written in white text near bottom right of postcard. The semi-circular roadway atop the dam has many automobiles traveling across it. Two walkways radiate from the highway (one in foreground, the other near center of photo). Mountains in background. Black text on back of postcard reads: "For Correspondence Post Card Address [in black line rectangle] Postage 1 [cent]". A decorative black line with JCB (?) at bottom, separates message and address.
Date: [1925..1935]
Partner: George Ranch Historical Park

[Postcard of Westward Ho Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a large radio tower built on top of a white hotel with the words "Westward Ho" written on a sign in red lettering. The postcard is further described with, "The "HO" was opened December 15, 1928. Almost all 360 rooms offer a magnificent view of the valley mountain ranges. Aunt Adrian's Desert Shop in the lobby features gifts made in the southwest."
Date: unknown
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[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
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum