Street Scenes -- Drayton St. Looking N.E., Savannah Ga. (title taken from caption on back)
Pub. By Robert Thomas, P. O. Box 405, Thomasville, Ga. Plastichrome ® by Colourpicture, Inc.,
Architecture -- Georgia -- Savannah.
Savannah (Ga.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Historic buildings -- Georgia -- Savannah -- Pictorial works.
Color postcard with no border and a divided back, postally unused. The trademark on the card is Plastichrome, registered in 1965. The view appears to be looking north on Drayton Street from East Mc Donough Street. The large white building on the left foreground is the Savannah Theater. The Liberty Bank and Trust with the Neal Blun Building are the tall building on the left. Both were demolished in 1975.
This card was produced by postcard publisher Colourpicture. The firm was founded in Boston in 1939 and produced linen postcards. In the 1950s, they began to publish photochromes under the name Plastichrome. They stopped publishing in 1969.
P15175 appears on the back of card at the top of the address area.
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3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches
MS 016 Savannah Postcard Collection, Jen Library Archives and Special Collections, the Savannah College of Art and Design.
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