Tag Archives: 1960s

Empress Hotel, Victoria, BC Canada

This image is of the historic landmark hotel in the center of Victoria, British Columbia known and the Empress Hotel.

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The description states:

VICTORIA, B.C., CANADA

Flower baskets and Empress Hotel

–The hotel was completed in 1908, and currently has 464 rooms, and has passed through several owners over the century of operation.

This car was used and is dated 19 July 1963.

Seminole Village, Tamiami Trail, Florida

This image shows a reconstruction of the typical Seminole living structures as they might have looked in the 18th and 19th centuries.

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There is no description on the back of this card.

The Tamiami Trail was built to provide easier access to the cities of Tampa and Miami, on opposite sides of the Florida peninsula.

This catd was used and is dated 27 March 62.

Florida Seminole Family

This is an image of a Seminole family moving about in the Florida Everglades by means of a dugout canoe.

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The description states:

A colorful costumed Seminole Indian family ride their home-made dugout in Florida.

–The Seminole nation was established from Creek immigrants into Florida in the 18th Century. It is likely this family is from the Miccosukee Tribe, which has retained much of it’s native dress and traditions into the 21st Century.

This card was used and is dated 16 July 1963.