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Hotel Playa de Cortes, Guaymas, Sonora [picture postcard]

view Hotel Playa de Cortes, Guaymas, Sonora [picture postcard] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A. Dr (physician) 1900- 1978
Subject:
Southern Pacific Railroad
Physical description:
1 item, B / W, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Type:
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Mexico
Sea of Cortez
Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
Notes:
Series II, Box 23, Foreign--Mexico--Miscellaneous scenes.
Summary:
Black-and-white photograph(reproduction) of a hotel in Guaymas, Sonora. Postcard advertises the hotel and the Southern Pacific Railroad, as there is a railroad company seal on each lower corner of the postcard. The shot is of a swimming pool with some people lying around and a man standing at one end of the pool. The ratio of women to men in the postcard is 1 to 3.
Cite as:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, ca. 1880s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 200.]
Topic:
Railroads
Tourism, Rail
Swimming pools
Advertising--Hotels, Taverns, etc
Hotels, taverns, etc
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection 1880s-1970s
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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