America's Dream Highway Entrance

America's Dream Highway Entrance Turnpike Pennsylvania


Stock #: 35925
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Turnpike
State: Pennsylvania (PA)
County: York
Publisher: Minsky Bros. & Co.
Postmark: 1948
PM City: Atlantic City
PM State: NJ
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Longest stretch on Pennsylvania Turnpike and Toll Gate, near Carlisle and Harrisburg, Pa. East of the Blue Mt. Tunnel, the Turnpike runs straight as a string for long distances through the fertile Cumberland Valley, a stretch for thirteen miles without a curve. It is the longest straight away in Pennsylvania. One of the interchange terminus gates at Irwin and Carlisle, Pa., points of entering and leaving the Turnpike, is shown in top view.