"1939 Union Oil 76 Postcard Checklist"
NOT FOR SALE


This was the first year for the Union Oil cards. The cards were undersized,3-1/4in. X 5-1/2in. and each view has it's number located in the upper lefthand corner. These cards were handed out free at the Union Oil 76 Gas stations during these years. Many vacationers/collectors found them fun and easy to collect. Many can stillbe found in the less expensive boxes at Postcards Shows, etc.. It's the fun of the hunt!There were 89 cards issued, which are numbered 1 thru 84. Onecard, issued of Sutter's Fort was numbered 72a. There were four cards that are unnumbered. Note: "*" denotes cards also exist without divider line. There were also (28) 1939(1-12) 1940(13-28) Canadian Union 76 cards published and are listed below.(Help is invited to complete the listing of the Canadian cards.)NOTICE: This Reference list for Union Oil 76 backs is for individual personal use only-Use & Reproduction(Including scans) of this listing for business purposes will require Walt's written permission. Links to this page will also require Walt's Permission This series can be identified by observing the lower left hand corner as shown here.

--- 1 Red Rock Country AZ ---46 The Bernheimer Gardens CA --- 2 Saguaro Nat. Monument AZ ---47 Deep Sea Fishing Boat CA --- 3 Chiricahua Nat. Monument AZ ---48 Red Rock Canyon CA --- 4 Lake Mead AZ ---49 Casa Juan De anza CA --- 5 Orange Grove CA ---50 Fisherman's Wharf S.F. CA --- 6 Mission San Francisco CA ---51 Donner Pass Summit CA --- 7 Carnegie Observatory CA ---52 Mt. Lassen CA --- 8 Santa Barbara Harbor CA ---53 Lambert Gardens OR --- 9 Golden Gate Bridge CA ---54 Indians Fishing OR ---10 Treasure Island CA ---55 John Day Country OR ---11 Pacific Coastline CA ---56 John Jackson Home OR ---12 Carmel Mission CA ---57 Olympic Mountains WA ---13 Oregon Coastline OR ---58 Coeur d'Alene Lake ID ---14 Columbia River Highway OR ---59 Lake Chelan WA ---15 Mt. Hood OR ---60 Fort Nisqually WA ---16 Crater Lake OR ---61 Petrified Forest AZ ---17 Mt. St. Helens WA ---62 Whitehouse Cliff Dwelling AZ ---18 Mt. Rainier WA ---63 Roosevelt Dam AZ ---19 Dry Falls State Park WA ---64 Wupatki Ruins AZ ---20 Quinault River WA ---65 California Missions CA ---21 Dude Ranch AZ ---66 "Gone With The Wind" CA ---22 Montezuma Castle AZ ---67 So. California Beaches CA ---23 Petroglyphs AZ ---68 Olivera Street CA ---24 Hopi Indian Chief AZ ---69 Mt. Shasta CA ---25 Gull Lake CA ---70 Court of Flowers, T.I. CA ---26 San Juan Capistrano CA ---71 Land of the Big Trees CA *--27 Mt. Palomar Observatory CA ---72 Lake Tahoe CA *--28 Joshua Tree CA ---72a Sutter Fort CA *--29 John Marshall's Monument CA ---73 Rhododendron Time OR *--30 Redwood Grove CA ---74 Lake of the Woods OR *--31 Bay Bridge CA ---75 Coos Bay Bridge OR *--32 Yosemite Falls CA ---76 Wallowa Mountains OR *--33 Mt. Jefferson OR ---77 Cataldo Mission ID *--34 Oregon's Coastline OR ---78 Mt. St. Helens WA *--35 Multnomah Falls OR ---79 Lake Crescent WA *--36 Bonneville Dam OR ---80 The Ballard Locks WA *--37 San Juan Island WA ---81 Reno NV *--38 Grand Coulee Dam WA ---82 Boulder Dam AZ *--39 Mt Rainier WA ---83 Virginia City NV *--40 Mt Shuksan WA ---84 Cave Rock, Lake Tahoe CA ---41 The Grand Canyon AZ ---NN Treasure Island CA ---42 Monument Valley AZ ---NN Seascape near La Jolla CA ---43 Mission San Xavier AZ ---NN California CA ---44 Navajo Indians none ---NN Golden Gate Bridge CA ---45 Point Loma Light CA
1939/1940 CANADA - 28
--- 1 Parliament Building, Victoria (39) --- 15 Towering Thunderbird Totem (40) --- 2 Mount Arrowsmith, Alberni (39) --- 16 Truly "Canadas's Seaport (40) --- 3 The Malahat Drive, Victoria (39) *-- 17 Old Cornis Pump, Quesnel, B.C, (40) --- 4 The Bastion, Nanaimo (39) *-- 18 Okananagan Lake (40) --- 5 Kamloops (39) *-- 19 Cariboo Highway (40) *-- 6 Mile high gold course, Sulphur Springs *-- 20 Mighty Frazer River (40) --- 7 Lions Gate Bridge, Vancouver (39) *-- 21 Malahat Drive, Victoria (w/auto) (40) --- 8 Vancouver Harbour (39) *-- 22 Cameron Lake (40) --- 9 First and Arduous Trail (39) *-- 23 Victoria B.C. (w/buildings) *-- 10 Hell's Gate in Frazer Canyon (39) *-- 24 Victoria B.C. (no buildings) *-- 11 Old Sternwheelers still ply the Okanagan Lakes (39) *-- 25 Majestic that is Alberta (40) *-- 12 Victoria Glacier, Lake Louise (39) *-- 26 Mt. Christie, Sunwapta River (40) --- 13 Figurehead, Vancouver (40) --- 27 Waterfowl Lakes, Alberta (40) --- 14 Classic Viaduct, Vancouver (40) --- 28 Mount Kerkeslin, Alberta (40)

"GENERAL" UNION OIL SERIES ___ 1. Major General Rodney F.L. Keller ___ 2. Major General Bertram M. Hoffeisterr ___ 3. Lt. Gen. Guy Granville Simonds ___ 4. Lt. Gen. John C. Murchie ___ 5. Lt. Gen. Charles Foulkes ___ 6. Lt. Gen. E.L.M. Burns ___ 7. Gen. H.D.G. Crear ___ 8. Major Gen. Christopher Vokes ___ 9. Major Gen. Henry Wockshire Foster ___10. Major Gen. Fredercik F. Worthington

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