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dc.contributor.author United States Post Office
dc.date.accessioned 2011-05-06T20:33:12Z
dc.date.available 2011-05-06T20:33:12Z
dc.date.issued 1886
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10139/3596
dc.description.abstract Penny postcards were introduced in the United States in 1873, by Post Master John Creswell. This postcard of the newly-constructed Rose Hotel in San Buenaventura (Ventura) was built by L.J. Rose. L.J. Rose, a wealthy business man from Pasadena, CA had formulated plans to construct gas works, a street railway, and waterworks for Ventura. Rose had also purchased the Ventura Avenue Flouring Mills. The Rose Hotel would later be named, "The De Leon." en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Image digitized by Broome Library, California State University Channel Islands. Original 35mm slide housed at E.P. Foster Library, Ventura, California. en_US
dc.subject Penny Postcards en_US
dc.subject United States Post Office en_US
dc.subject Ventura County, California en_US
dc.title Penny Postcard of the Rose Hotel, San Buenaventura circa 1886 en_US
dc.type Image en_US

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