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The Franciscan Hotel

The Franciscan Hotel

Associated with: Franciscan Hotel (1923 - 1970)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: 1953
Medium: cardstock, ink
Dimensions:
3 3/8 × 5 7/16 in. (8.6 × 13.7 cm)
Classification: Tools & Equipment for Communication
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Nancy Tucker
Object number: PA2014.007.015
DescriptionA color postcard of The Franciscan Hotel at Central Avenue and Sixth Street in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There is silver garland and Santa Claus hats draped across the street and ending at the first story of the seven-story hotel. There are people walking down the sidewalks and across the street at the intersection. The hotel advertises a coffee shop, hotel, and and office for Mutal of Omaha. A note on the back of the postcard reads, "Hi Mom - Driving to California and it's hotter than h---! Will drop you cards enroute. Love, Les".
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