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This "Animal Color Series" postcard "from the San Diego Zoo" labels the photograph on the picture side as a "Common Eland and Baby, Africa." It is addressed to G.T. Harrell of Sacramento, California from his child.
A common eland female with calf, San Diego Zoo, back
3.5 inches x 5.5 inches
[printed at top of message panel] Animal Color Series from the San Diego Zoo Common Eland and Baby, Africa [hand printed in pencil in message panel] Sunday, Nov 2 Dear Daddy, we were down to the Zoo Sunday I miss you and i love you wi [obliterated] up Love Gay [hand printed in pencil in address panel] Mr G. T. Harrell 717-8-St. Sacramento, Calif. [postmark] San Diego Nov 3 12:30 1947 Calif. [promotional cancellation mark] Save the Easy Way Buy U.S. Bonds on Payroll Saving.
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park (San Diego)Sacramento (California)
North America -- United States -- California -- San Diego -- 2920 Zoo Drive
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