US Post Office
Title:
US Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1923 Oct-11

Description:
Curt Teich & Co.


City Hall
Title:
City Hall
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM Oct-20



Street View of New Mishler Theater
Title:
Street View of New Mishler Theater
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused


New Mishler Theater
Title:
New Mishler Theater
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused



Masonic Temple
Title:
Masonic Temple
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Floral Design At Lakemont Park
Title:
Floral Design At Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1908



11th Avenue East from 12th Street
Title:
11th Avenue East from 12th Street
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM Aug-21


Horse Shoe Curve on Pennsylvania R.R
Title:
Horse Shoe Curve on Pennsylvania R.R
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1907 Jan-12



Birds Eye View - Juniata Shops
Title:
Birds Eye View - Juniata Shops
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Jul-31


Jaffa Mosque
Title:
Jaffa Mosque
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen PM 1950 Jan-25



Car Shops
Title:
Car Shops
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Wm. F. Gable & Co. Department Store
Title:
Wm. F. Gable & Co. Department Store
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



The Carousel, Lakemont Park
Title:
The Carousel, Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Aug-29


The Mishler Theatre
Title:
The Mishler Theatre
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Jan-14

Description:
The playhouse perfect and beautiful



Eleventh Avenue View
Title:
Eleventh Avenue View
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Sep-20

Description:
Eleventh Avenue, between Eleventh and Seventeenth Streets, is the great commercial thoroughfare of Altoona; here are located the principal banks, newspapers, stores and hotels. Altoona is regularly laid out, and Eleventh Avenue is geographically, as well as in point of shopping and kindred activities, the center of the community


New High School
Title:
New High School
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1908 Jan-28



Largest Round House in the World
Title:
Largest Round House in the World
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1909 Dec-13


Horseshoe Curve
Title:
Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
This world famed engineering marvel wears a new look for its 100th birthday in a history making night photograph which also marks the 75th anniversary of the incandescent lamp. To illuminate the 2,000,000 square foot area, largest ever photographed by this means, the PRR and Sylvania Electric Products, Inc. used 6,000 photoflash bulbs, equivalent in outpout to 15 million 60-watt household lamps



Aerial View of World Famous Horseshoe Curve
Title:
Aerial View of World Famous Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Jumbo/Large Format unused

Description:
Showing the water supply


U.S. Post Office
Title:
U.S. Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



The English Lounge of the Penn Alto Motor Hotel
Title:
The English Lounge of the Penn Alto Motor Hotel
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
13th Ave & 12th St. One of the finest cocktail lounges in the East. Outstanding in design but retaining the relaxed, friendly atmosphere so typical of old English taverns. Serving all beverages, luncheons, sandwiches, snacks and suppers


Hotel Penn Alto
Title:
Hotel Penn Alto
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome PM 1955 Jul-26

Description:
One of Pennsylvania's most modern hotels. 300 rooms each with bath; coffee shop; cocktail lounge; ballroom; private dining rooms and a number of guest rooms are air-conditioned. Herbert A. Hanson, Manager



City Hospital and Nurses Home
Title:
City Hospital and Nurses Home
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused


First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused



Lakemont Park, showing Casino and Trolley Station
Title:
Lakemont Park, showing Casino and Trolley Station
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused


Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament
Title:
Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused



Penn-Alto Hotel
Title:
Penn-Alto Hotel
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused


Baker Mansion
Title:
Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Operated by the Blair County Historical Society. It contains a world famous collection of early American antiques and Belgian hand-carved furniture Colourpicture



Jaffa Temple
Title:
Jaffa Temple
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1920 Dec-20


New High School
Title:
New High School
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1909 Jan-28



Logan House and P.R.R. Station
Title:
Logan House and P.R.R. Station
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused


Broad Ave., North from 26th Street
Title:
Broad Ave., North from 26th Street
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1908 Jul-30



Horse Shoe Curve On P. & N. W. R. R
Title:
Horse Shoe Curve On P. & N. W. R. R
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused

Description:
Series 8 Horse-Shoe Curve on P. & N. W. R. R., Altoona, Pa. - The city of Altoona is located at the east base of the Allegheny Mountains at an elevation of 1,180 feet above sea level, where the railroad begins to ascend the mountain at a grade of 90 feet to the mile. Horse-Shoe Curve is the most picturesque spot in the Alleghenies, and is located about a mile from Altoona. Population about 55,000


Souvenir From Altoona
Title:
Souvenir From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1907 Aug-01

Description:
Series 68



A View In Lakemont Park
Title:
A View In Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused

Description:
Series 197


A Little Widow Is A Dangerous Thing
Title:
A Little Widow Is A Dangerous Thing
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM Sep-16



View Of Fourth Street Shops
Title:
View Of Fourth Street Shops
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1912 Oct-16

Description:
Series 541


Immergrun Home Of Charles M. Schwab
Title:
Immergrun Home Of Charles M. Schwab
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



U. S. Veteran's Hospital
Title:
U. S. Veteran's Hospital
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused


Valley Forge
Title:
Valley Forge
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Amtrak train No. 42, the northbound “Valley Forge” speeds around the curve at Metuchen, NJ, July 12, 1974, powered by GG-1 913 in Penn Central livery. This locomotive is now preserved and on display in the Railroader's Memorial Museum, Altoona, Pa.



Garden Walk At Lakemont Park
Title:
Garden Walk At Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1942 Aug-13

Description:
This gem of an amusement park is famous throughout the state for its trees, flowers and shrubs.


Baker Mansion
Title:
Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Baker Mansion is the museum of the Blair County Historical Society. Built in 1840. Altoona, Pennsylvania.



Entrance Horseshoe Curve
Title:
Entrance Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Entrance leading to top of "World Famous" Horseshoe Curve, Altoona, Pa.


United States Veterans Hospital
Title:
United States Veterans Hospital
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Most Modern Hospital in the State.



View Off The Horseshoe Curve Souvenir Building
Title:
View Off The Horseshoe Curve Souvenir Building
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused


Baker Mansion
Title:
Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Baker Mansion, Altoona, Pa. Houses a museum operated by the Blair County Historical Society.



Lakemont Park
Title:
Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Beautiful natural surroundings. Boating, fishing, tennis, dancing and picnic facilities are available. Altoona, Pennsylvania.


The Baker Mansion
Title:
The Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Baker Mansion, Home of Blair County Historical Society. This Mansion was built in 1846 and is visited by many tourists each year. It is located in Altoona, Pa.



Blue Knob Resort And Ski Slopes
Title:
Blue Knob Resort And Ski Slopes
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Near Bedford And Altoona, Pa. Mile long Chair Lift - Over a 1,000 ft. vertical drop.


Historic Baker Mansion
Title:
Historic Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Baker mansion, home of Blair County Historical Society. This mansion was built in 1846 and is visited by many tourists each year. It is located in Altoona, Pa.



Jaffa Mosque, Broad Avenue and 22nd Street
Title:
Jaffa Mosque, Broad Avenue and 22nd Street
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Altoona's largest auditorium. Located at Broad Avenue and 22nd Street. Seating capacity over 4,000.


Veterans Administration Hospital
Title:
Veterans Administration Hospital
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Located on Pleasant Valley Boulevard on Route 220. Photo Courtesy Altoona Mirror



Garden View, St. Francis College
Title:
Garden View, St. Francis College
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


Lakemont Park
Title:
Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Lakemont Park. Beautiful natural surroundings. Boating, fishing, tennis, dancing and picnic facilities are available. Altoona, Pennsylvania.



Baker Mansion
Title:
Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Baker Mansion is the museum of the Blair County Historical Society. Built in 1840. Altoona, Pennsylvania.


1St Lutheran Church
Title:
1St Lutheran Church
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused



Government Building & Post Office
Title:
Government Building & Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1910


First Presbyterian Church
Title:
First Presbyterian Church
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back PM 1912



U. S. Post Office
Title:
U. S. Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


First Bapist Church
Title:
First Bapist Church
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1928



Minuet Manor Motel And Dining Room, Rt. 220 5 Miles N
Title:
Minuet Manor Motel And Dining Room, Rt. 220 5 Miles N
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Pepper Millis ala Minuet! World's largest collection of unique pepper mills, ranging in size from 3 inches to 7 feet-6 inches. Just one of the many memorable pleasures in store for you at the Minuet Manor is being served freshly ground pepper from this outstanding collation.


Cathedral Of The Blessed Sacrament
Title:
Cathedral Of The Blessed Sacrament
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



Cathedral Of The Blessed Sacrament
Title:
Cathedral Of The Blessed Sacrament
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused


Temple Beth Israel
Title:
Temple Beth Israel
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Temple Beth Israel in foreground with homes of Columbia Park residential section in back ground



New Mishler Theater
Title:
New Mishler Theater
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused


Greetings From Altoona
Title:
Greetings From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



Jaffa Mosque
Title:
Jaffa Mosque
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Contains a large modernly equipped stage with an auditorium seating capacity of 4,000.


Horse Shoe Curve On P. & N. W. R. R
Title:
Horse Shoe Curve On P. & N. W. R. R
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused

Description:
The city of Altoona is located at the east base of the Allegheny Mountains at an elevation of 1,180 feet above sea level, where the railroad begins to ascend the mountain at a grade of 90 feet to the mile. Horse-Shoe Curve is the most picturesque spot in the Alleghenies, and is located about a mile from Altoona. Population about 55,000.



Garden Walk At Lakemont Park
Title:
Garden Walk At Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


U. S. Post Office
Title:
U. S. Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen PM 1951



Greetings from Altoona
Title:
Greetings from Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) unused

Description:
World Famous Horseshoe Curve near the summit of the Allegheny Mts. The Horseshoe Curve, 5 miles west of Altoona, is a noteworthy piece of railroad engineering on the Pennsylvania Railroad along the slopes of Allegrippus Gorge, near the summit of the Allegheny Mountains. Nearly 1,600 feet avove the sea, it presents many magnificent scenic visits to the traveler.


Scene on Wm. Penn Highway at Prince Gallitzin Spring
Title:
Scene on Wm. Penn Highway at Prince Gallitzin Spring
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) unused



Aerial View of Horseshoe Curve
Title:
Aerial View of Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1943


Picturesque View in Lakemont Park
Title:
Picturesque View in Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1938



Jaffa Temple
Title:
Jaffa Temple
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1920


Episcopal Church
Title:
Episcopal Church
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA)



Horse Shoe Curve
Title:
Horse Shoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1906


Theatre-Lakemont Park
Title:
Theatre-Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Baker Mansion
Title:
Baker Mansion
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Baker Mansion is the museum of the Blair County Historical Society. Built in 1840. Altoona, Pennsylvania


Scene on Wm. Pean Highway, Prince Gallitzin Spring
Title:
Scene on Wm. Pean Highway, Prince Gallitzin Spring
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1947



Picturesque View in Lakemont Park
Title:
Picturesque View in Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA) PM 1942


Altoona's White Way
Title:
Altoona's White Way
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused

Description:
Eleventh Avenue is one of the most brilliantly lighted thoroughfares between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia



View From P. R. R. Station, Looking West
Title:
View From P. R. R. Station, Looking West
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused


Ivyside Park From the Air
Title:
Ivyside Park From the Air
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border unused



Red Bridge Over P. R. R. Yards
Title:
Red Bridge Over P. R. R. Yards
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1924 Aug-1

Description:
This bridge spans the yards of the Pacific R. R. Co., which have a capacity of 10,000 cars a day-- the largest single railroad in the world Tichnor Quality Views


Ivyside Swimming Pool
Title:
Ivyside Swimming Pool
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



City Building
Title:
City Building
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Divided Back unused



Roosevelt Junior High School
Title:
Roosevelt Junior High School
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


Altoona Senior High School
Title:
Altoona Senior High School
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Showing old part of building, entire building covers entire block. Student enrollment largest in the state of Pennsylvania.



Keith Junior High School
Title:
Keith Junior High School
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


Greetings From Altoona
Title:
Greetings From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Key To Views On Other Side: A - Baker Mansion L - Radio Station W.F.B.G. T - Highland Park O - Lakemont Park O - Altoona Senior High School N - Eleventh Avenue A - Jaffa Mosque



Greetings From Altoona
Title:
Greetings From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused


Horseshoe Curve Concession Stand
Title:
Horseshoe Curve Concession Stand
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome unused

Description:
Horseshoe Curve Concession Stand Food, Novelties and Post Cards Altoona, Pa.



Greetings From Altoona
Title:
Greetings From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Key To Views On Other Side: A - Baker Mansion L - Radio Station W.F.B.G. T - Highland Park O - Lakemont Park O - Altoona Senior High School N - Eleventh avenue A - Jaffa Mosque


World Famous Horseshoe Curve
Title:
World Famous Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Opened for rail traffic in February, 1854. It is considered one of the greatest engineering accomplishments of all times.



Lakemont Park
Title:
Lakemont Park
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused

Description:
Located between Altoona and Hollidaysburg. Showing Casino and Bath house with Lake in the foreground


Greetings From Altoona
Title:
Greetings From Altoona
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Linen unused



"World Famous" Horseshoe Curve
Title:
"World Famous" Horseshoe Curve
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), Chrome PM 1959

Description:
Aerial view of "World Famous" Horseshoe Curve.


Along The Juniata
Title:
Along The Juniata
Altoona Pennsylvania (PA), White Border PM 1925

Description:
This typical central Pennsylvania scene shows a spot along the "Blue Juniata" just below Altoona.





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