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Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection

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Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection

About this collection

Creation Date
  • between 1907 and 1960
Description

A small collection of postcards documenting tourism in Tijuana, Mexico. The majority depict tourists in automobiles near the U.S.-Mexico border, including many Panama California Exposition visitors from the San Diego area in 1915. The postcards feature the international boundary line, the race track, saloons, souvenir shops, the border monument, the customhouse, restaurants, and other notable tourist sites. Many of are real photo postcards, or photographic postcards.

Extent

84 digital objects.

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Language
  • English
Location Of Originals

From the Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.