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OLD FAITHFUL YELLOWSTONE NTL. PARK

Most famous geyser in Yellowstone National park, Old Faithful erupts to a height of 116 to 171 feet every 60 to 65 minutes.

American
1940's
Publisher Natural Color by Mike Roberts


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.11784

Medium or Technique

Photochrome on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint. C-34 WESCO COLOR CARD
Kodachrome reproduction by Mike Roberts for Intermountain Tourist Supply, Inc., Salt Lake City 2, Utah

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder