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99 year old Alpine Postcard

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Offline Casa Grande

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99 year old Alpine Postcard
« on: August 13, 2007, 10:25:31 AM »
Found this recently in my wife's grandma's house in Alpine:
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99 year old Alpine Postcard
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2007, 10:45:11 AM »
Nice one!
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Looks bigger
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2007, 10:48:00 AM »
The city Looks bigger back then.  I can't tell the location that the pic was taken from.  Does Google Earth have the capability of giving a birds eye view of that long ago?  Maybe that new fancy MS software can "take us back in time".  I bet the vantage point is the hill behind Sul Ross.  Sul Ross was founded in 1917, so the picture is prior to the teachers college being formed.  Neat.  I bet you could sell that for a mint on EBAY.  Thanks for sharing.

 


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