Monday, September 30, 2013

Where Wheat Grows and Oil Flows

Greeting from Enid, OK Vintage Postcard (Front)

Greeting from Enid, OK Vintage Postcard (Back)

Printed by Curteich, 1942

Postcard Caption:
Greetings from Enid Oklahoma | "Where Wheat Grows and Oil Flows"
– Hiland Tower

Here's the Broadway Tower today (via Google maps):

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Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Broadway Tower was once the tallest structure in Enid. Built in 1931 as a hotel, it now houses shops and offices.

My mother, dad, and aunt went to Philips University in Enid, Oklahoma. I don't think I ever visited the town while I lived in Oklahoma, which is surprising in retrospect.

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