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La Posta Lodge, El Paso, Texas [picture postcard]

view La Posta Lodge, El Paso, Texas [picture postcard] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Creator:
AAA Associate Service (Pasadena, Calif.)
Subject:
American Automobile Association
Physical description:
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Culture:
Indians of North America Texas
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
El Paso (Texas)
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series 1, Box 1, U.S.A.--Texas.
Summary:
Illustration on card: Reproduction of photo of the entrance to a motor lodge, built in a Southwestern adobe style, with an inset photograph of the motel interior, with throw rugs and wall decor in an Indian / Southwestern patterns. The postcard has an AAA (American Automobile Association) logo: "...on U.S. 80 West. 5 minutes to the center of city."
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Mexican-American Border Region
Automobile travel
Advertising--Hotels, Taverns, etc
Tourism
Architecture--Hispanic American
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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