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dc.contributor.author United States Post Office en
dc.date.accessioned 2011-05-06T20:33:12Z en
dc.date.available 2011-05-06T20:33:12Z en
dc.date.issued 1886 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10139/3596 en
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
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
dc.subject Penny Postcards en
dc.subject United States Post Office en
dc.subject Ventura County, California en
dc.title Penny Postcard of the Rose Hotel, San Buenaventura circa 1886 en
dc.type Image en

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