Queen's Park Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad, B.W.I.

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2010-06-15T19:33:20Z
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Y. De Lima and Co. Ltd., Trinidad
Abstract
This linen postcard shows the front of the Queen's Park Hotel which is located opposite the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain, Trinidad. Originally built in 1893, this reconstruction completed in 1937 saw the centrepiece of the original hotel being demolished and a modern Art Deco structure with five floors taking its place. There are several taxis parked outside the building. The name of the addressee is not legible and affixed is a 3 cents United States of America postage stamp with the image of the Statue of Liberty. Postcard number 77763.
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Colour: Coloured; Style: Landscape; Other: Bordered, Divided
Funding for this project has been provided by Mrs. Irma E. Goldstraw.
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Trinidad and Tobago, Postcards, Savannas--Trinidad and Tobago, Historic buildings--Trinidad and Tobago, 1962, Historic hotels--Trinidad and Tobago, Hotels--Trinidad and Tobago, Cities and towns--Trinidad and Tobago--Port of Spain, Architecture--Trinidad and Tobago, Hospitality industry--Trinidad and Tobago, Automobiles--Trinidad and Tobago, Transportation--Trinidad and Tobago, Taxicab industry--Trinidad and Tobago, Taxicabs--Trinidad and Tobago
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