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Postcard sent from Tucumcari, New Mexico, by Pete Koltnow, June 30, 1950
Currently on display
Not a part of the official Smithsonian Collection

A civil engineering student at Antioch College in Ohio, Pete Koltnow spent several weeks hitchhiking and riding buses on Route 66 trip before starting a summer job in Arizona in 1950. He sent this postcard to Dot Witter, his classmate and future wife.

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New Mexico

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