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"San Francisco 1915"
Photographer unknown. Copyright 1911 by the International Novelty Co., San Francisco, CA, produced 1915.
MSUM acc# 1998:84.139.
Gift of John Turner.

The card was produced to promote the Panama Pacific International Exposition held in San Francisco to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal and the 400th anniversary of the explorer Balboa's reaching the Pacific Ocean. Goldberg Bowen & Co., a prominent California grocery that existed from 1856 to 1961, issued the card.