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Catalog Number 2017.029.001
Object Name Postcard
Description Colorized postcard of Golden, Colorado and Lookout Mountain. Photograph was taken from Cast Rock. Caption on postcard is in orange letters saying, "B 2021 Lookout Mountain from Castle Rock, Golden, Colorado." An orange "x" sits on Lookout Mountain. There are purple numbers on multiple points of interest, with a list of the places written on the back.

Reverse: "Dear Alice,/ Here is the card/ showing S of M buildings. Our/ house is at the extreme right/ hand margin (1)./ 2- Guggenheim Hall/ 3- Prof Berger's house/ 4- " Bailer/ 5- Montague Butler's/ 6- Prof Fleck's/ 7- " Haskin's/ 8- " Hazzard's/ Loving by Merlie".

A woman named Merlie wrote this postcard to Alice Prier in Ruby, Montana. Postage stamped November 190*. Most likely 1907 or 1908.
Title Alice Prier postcard of Golden
Collection Permanent
Condition Good
Search Terms Colorado School of Mines
Guggenheim Hall
Lookout Mountain