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Catalog Number 1121-057_0028
Title BIRD'S EYE VIEW, SAVANNAH, GA.
Collection 1121-057, V. & J. Duncan Postcard Collection
Description BIRD'S EYE VIEW, SAVANNAH, GA.
Verso:
"SAVANNAH.
Savannah is rich in historical lore, is a city of 92,000 people and is known for its beautiful buildings, semi-tropical verdure, 24 municipal parks and 100 mile boulevard chain, nine suburban resorts, golf and outdoor sports, modern hotels and varied amusements. The climate is ideal, the city is both winter and summer resort and the Atlantic Ocean contributes surf bathing unexcelled in the South, it is indeed, 'Savannah, the Southern Key to Land and Sea.'"

This colorized postcard, postmarked December 4, 1916, depicts a bird's-eye view of the city looking along Bull Street from Wright Square south.
Year Range to 1916
Object Name Postcard
Source V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Credit line Courtesy of City of Savannah, Research Library & Municipal Archives on behalf of V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps & Prints
Copyright Copyright has not been assigned to the City of Savannah. All requests for permission to publish or quote from the collections must be submitted in writing to the Research Library & Municipal Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the City of Savannah as owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Online Finding Aid http://www.savannahga.gov/DocumentCenter/View/4354