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State Capitol Building, Sacramento, California
STATE CAPITOL BUILDING in Sacramento, largest inland city in California. The main building is of the florid Corinthian type architecture and is surrounded by 30 acres containing over a thousand varieties of trees and plants from all parts of the world.
Publisher Union Oil Co. (founded in 1890)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Photochrome on card stock.
Not On View
Back: divided. Mint. ROYAL 76 GASOLINE TOUR THE WEST WITH UNION
UNION OIL COMPANY’S Natural Color Scenes of the West.
MADE IN U.S.A. [black ink on back]
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)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder