Sunday, July 31, 2011

A Vast Panorama of Canyon and Desert

Grand Canyon From Indian Watchtower

Postmarked 31 July 1939
Glendale, Arizona

Postcard Caption:
COMMANDING A VAST PANORAMA OF CANYON AND DESERT From the Indian Watchtower--a re-creation of the mysterious structures built by the prehistoric inhabitants of the Southwest--the range of vision extends over the Grand Canyon and Painted Desert to the Navajo and Hopi country, for a distance of nearly 100 miles.
Dear Friend / We enjoyed this beautiful scenery a couple of days last wk. / Mary B.
National Park Service's Indian Watchtower Page 

1 comment:

Postcard Roundup said...

There's a lot of postcard views of that watchtower, but I don't recall seeing this one. Nice!

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