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POSTCARDS

U. S. States

NEVADA

"A Scene Near Fallon, Nevada (U. S. Highway 50)."

"Sand Mountain, U. S. Highway 50, Near Fallon, Nevada." [Postmarked 1958]

"Boulder Dam, Las Vegas, Nevada."

"Lake Mead, Las Vegas, Nevada."

"Reno's Famous Arch, Nevada."


NEW HAMPSHIRE

"White Mountain National Forest, New Hampshire."


NEW JERSEY

"An Atlantic City Beach, New Jersey."

"Dual Highway Scene, New Jersey."

"Old Nassau Hall, Princeton University, New Jersey."


NEW MEXICO

"Sunset On Llano Estacado, Or Great Staked Plains, Seen Through An Oil Well Derrick, Near Artesia, New Mexico."

"Desert Flowers And Mountain Peaks Surround Deming, New Mexico."

"Elephant Butte Lake, Near Hot Springs, New Mexico."

"Bottomless Lakes State Park, East Of Roswell, New Mexico."

"Santa Fe Lake In Santa Fe National Forest, New Mexico."

"Looking Up Red River Canyon, Carson National Forest, Near Taos, New Mexico."


NEW YORK

"National Baseball Museum, Cooperstown, New York."

"Cornell University, Ithaca, New York."

"Statue Of Liberty, New York Bay."

"Bear Mountain Bridge Spanning The Hudson, Near Peekskill, New York." [Postmarked 1948]


NORTH CAROLINA

"Craggy Rhododendron Gardens, Near Ashville, North Carolina."

"Blue Ridge Parkway At Bluff Park, North Carolina."

"Cullasaja Falls, North Carolina."

"Duke University Chapel, Durham, North Carolina."

"Parking Grounds On Slope Of Clingman's Dome In Great Smoky Mountains."

"Great Smoky National Park, Below Newfound Gap, North Carolina."

"Lake Chatgue Near Hayesville, North Carolina."

"Hiwassee Dam." [This is the first Conoco postcard I have seen with view-specific text printed on the back by the publisher. It says: "Hiwassee Dam in western North Carolina"].

"Beautiful Lake Lure, North Carolina."

"A Typical Highway Scene, North Carolina."


NORTH DAKOTA

"State Capitol, Bismarck, North Dakota."


OHIO

"Skyline View Of Cincinnati, Ohio."

"Cincinnati Skyline As Scene From The Kentucky Shore Of The Ohio."

"Beautiful Bridge Spanning Auglaize River, Near Lima, Ohio."


OKLAHOMA

"Turner Falls, In The Arbuckle Mountains, North Of Ardmore, Oklahoma."

"Beautiful Lake Lawtonka, Near Lawton, Oklahoma."


OREGON

"McKenzie Highway, West Of Bend, Oregon."

"Columbia River Highway, Oregon (U. S. Highway 30)."

"Owyhee Canyon, Balanced Rock And Gorge, Near Nyssa, Oregon."

"Oregon's New Capitol, Salem."

"Oregon Coast Highway At Alsea Bay, Waldport."


PENNSYLVANIA

"Beautiful Woodland Country, In The Vicinity Of Lake Scranton, Pennsylvania."


SOUTH CAROLINA

"First Baptist Church Where The First Session Convention Met, Columbia, South Carolina."

"Brookgreen Gardens, Near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina."

"Edisto Gardens, Near Orangeburg, South Carolina."


SOUTH DAKOTA

"Cathedral Spires From Hair Pin Turn, Black Hills, South Dakota." [Postmarked 1951]

"Mount Rushmore, Black Hills, South Dakota." [Notice that the text is in different locations on the two postcards].

"James River Scene, Huron, South Dakota."

"Corn Palace, Mitchell, South Dakota."

"Garden Terrace Theatre, Yankton College, South Dakota."


TENNESSEE

"Skyline, Memphis, Tennessee."

"The Hermitage, Home Of Andrew Jackson, Nashville, Tennessee."

"Approaching Norris Dam In East Tennessee."

"Hiwassee River, Reliance, Tennessee, Cherokee National Forest."


TEXAS

"Skyline, Amarillo, Texas." [Postmarked 1950]

"Majestic State Of Texas Building, Dallas."

"El Capitan, Highest Peak In Texas (U. S. Highway 62)."

"El Paso, Texas And Juarez, Mexico In Background."

"Will Rogers Memorial Coliseum, Tower, And Municipal Auditorium, Fort Worth, Texas."

"Palm-Lined Road Near Harlingen, Texas."

"General Sam Houston Monument. Herman Park, Houston, Texas."

"South Plains Cotton Field, Lubbock, Texas."

"The Governor's Palace, San Antonio, Texas." [This one is unused. I have another one that is postmarked 1946.]

"Historic Alamo Mission, San Antonio, Texas."

"U. S. Post Office, Texarkana -- (Half In Texas Half In Arkansas)."


UTAH

"Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, West Of Brigham, Utah."

"Cedar Breaks, Utah."

"Winter Sports Near Ogden, Utah."

"Beautiful Vistas Line The Highways In Provo Canyon, Utah."

"Brigham Young Monument, Temple Square, Salt Lake City, Utah."

"Sea-Gull Monument in Temple Square, Salt Lake."

"Utah's Beautiful State Capitol In Salt Lake City."

"Morman Temple And Surrounding Grounds, Utah." [Postmarked 1947]

""Great White Throne" In Zion National Park, Utah."

""The Sentinel" Zion National Park, Utah."


VERMONT

"Moss Glen Falls, Granville Gulf Reservation, Vermont."


VIRGINIA

"Mount Vernon -- Home Of George Washington -- Virginia."

"Natural Bridge Of Virginia."

"The Capitol, Richmond, Virginia."

"Statue Of George Washington At Richmond, Virginia."

"Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia."

"A Tobacco Field Near South Boston, Virginia."

"Gardens, Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia."


WASHINGTON

"Mt. Shuksan And Picture Lake In Mt. Baker National Forest, Washington."

"Highway Scene, Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington."

"Scenic Highway to Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington."

"Highway To Olympic National Park, Washington."

"Highway View Enroute From Spokane, Washington To Puget Sound."


WEST VIRGINIA

"Blackwater Falls, Near Davis, West Virginia."


WYOMING

"Oil Field Near Casper, Wyoming (U. S. Highway 87)."

"State Capitol, Cheyenne, Wyoming."

"Devil's Tower National Monument, Wyoming."

"Hoback Canyon In Grand Teton National Forest, Wyoming."

"Jackson Lake At The Foot Of The Tetons, Wyoming."

"Wind River Canyon, Near Thermopolis, Wyoming."

"Fishing Bridge, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming."

""Old Faithful" Geyser, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming."


Canada

"Crowfoot Glacier, Near Bow Lake, Banff National Park."

"Mount Kerkeslin And Whirlpool River From Banff-Jasper Highway, Jasper National Park, Canada."

"Trans-Canada Highway, Manitoba."

"General View Of Niagra Falls, Canada."

"Oakes Garden, Niagra Falls, Canada."

"Gros Cap, Near Sault Ste. Marie, Canada."

"Gate Way To The Thousand Islands, Canada."


Mexico

"Av Juarez With "Iron Horse" (El Caballito) In The Foreground, Mexico City, Mexico."

"Pan American Highway, South Of Tamazunchale, Mexico."


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