High School, Ventura, Cal.

Image

High School, Ventura, Cal. postcard
High School, Ventura, Cal. postcard verso

Title

High School, Ventura, Cal.

Identifier

20173 PC

Description

One of Ventura's early high school buildings is depicted. Three-quarter view of the three-story structure. There are two-story high arched entries on both visible sides with covered porches over them at the third level. Two chimneys are visible. Several people are sitting on the steps of one entrance with two people standing nearby. Two bicycles are parked next to the building. A building, a small tank and a utility pole are visible in the right hand section of the image. A hillside is in the background.

Verso: Message addressed to Merrill C. Allyn from someone called Harry. Harry provides instructions for "Mama" to reach him by mail and announces his role as President of the senior class at Ventura Union High School. Postmarked February 6, 1911.

[Pacific Novelty Co. of San Francisco, Calif., 713 and 234639Pacific Novelty Co. of San Francisco, Calif., 713 and 234639]

Creator

Pacific Novelty Co.

Date

1911

Format

Black and white postcard
15 x 10 cm

Subject

Schools--Ventura--Ventura High School

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Ventura (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

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Type

Image

Language

English

Is Referenced By

MVC045 Collection of Ventura County postcards

Collection

Citation

Pacific Novelty Co., “High School, Ventura, Cal.,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed February 23, 2024, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/5727.