"1955 Union Oil 76 Postcard Checklist"
NOT FOR SALE



   The Union Oil Company issued 288 in 1955 with 84 new views and 204
reprints from past years.They were not numbered and no copyright year was
printed on the 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 
There are two distinctive changes that were made in the 1955 series.
First: The Minuteman is located in the upper left and has been changed as
Illustrated here.
Second: Is easily detected in the wording and the emblem change(Oil Can)
which islocated on the lower left of the card as
Illustrated here.
             The Letter Symbols indicate the following:
   N - New Issues   R - Reprints    BB - Brown Backs

ALASKA - 8                              CALIFORNIA - 132
--- Anchorage                       R   --- All American Canal             R
--- Chena River                     R   --- American River                 R
--- Juneau                          R   --- Balboa Park                 BB N
--- Lynn Canal                   BB R   --- Big Bear Lake                  R
--- Matanuska Valley                N   --- Bishop Creek                BB N
--- Mendenhall Glacier              R   --- Boiling Mud Pots               R
--- Mt. McKinley                 BB N   --- Burney Falls                   R
--- Sitka                           R   --- Calaveras Big Trees            R
                                        --- California Coastline           N
ARIZONA 24                              --- Carson Mansion                 R
--- Aspens                          R   --- Chinatown, San Francisco       N
--- Canyon Lake                     N   --- City Hall, Pasadena            N
--- Chiricahua Monument             R   --- Clear Lake                     N
--- Colorado River                  R   --- Coachella Valley               R
--- Grand Canyon (2 People)         R   --- Colorado River                 R
--- Grand Canyon (1 Person)         R   --- Convict Lake                   R
--- Grand Canyon (Brown rocks)      N   --- Death Valley (Scotty's)     BB N
--- Grand Canyon (Sunset)           R   --- Death Valley (Rocks)           N
--- Jerome                          R   --- Del Norte Coast                R
--- Lake Mead                       N   --- Donner Lake (Road)             R
--- Mission San Xavier del Bac      R   --- Donner lake (2 trees)          R
--- Monument Valley              BB N   --- Downeville                     R
--- Oak Creek Canyon             BB N   --- Echo Park                      R
--- Oak Creek Canyon                R   --- Eel River                      R
--- Organ Pipe Cactus               R   --- El Morro Rock                  R
--- Petrified Forest                R   --- El Presidio                    R
--- Roosevelt Dam                   R   --- Emerald Bay                 BB N
--- Saguaro Cactus Blossoms         R   --- Feather River Canyon           R
--- Salt River Bridge               R   --- Ferry Building, S.F.        BB N
--- San Francisco Peaks          BB N   --- Fisherman's Wharf              R
--- Superstition Mountain           R   --- Golden Gate Bridge             R
--- The Painted Desert           BB N   --- Huntington Lake                R
--- White House Ruin                R   --- Huntington Library             R
--- Wilson Mountain                 R   --- International House            R
                                        --- International Rotunda          R
                                        --- Joshua Trees                   R
*n*
CALIFORNIA Cont'd.                      CALIFORNIA Cont'd.
--- June Lake                       R   --- San Dunes                      R
--- Keweah River                    R   --- San Fernanado Mission          R
--- Kings River                     R   --- San Francisco (Cosmopolitan)   R
--- Kings Canyon National Park      N   --- San Francisco (Cable Cars)  BB N
--- Laguna Beach (Horizontal)       R   --- San Francisco (Market Street
--- Laguna Beach (Vertical)         R           & Twin Peaks)              N
--- La Jolla (Beach)                R   --- San Francisco-Oakland
--- La Jolla (Palm Tree)         BB N           Bay Bridge                 R
--- Lake Arrowhead                  R   --- San Francisco Opera House      R
--- Lake Tahoe                      R   --- San Francisco Skyline          N
--- Lake Almanor                 BB N   --- San Gabriel Mission Alter      R
--- Lassen Volcanic National Park   R   --- San Juan Capistrano Mission    R
--- Lompoc-Santa Maria Valley       R   --- San Onofre                     R
--- Long Beach (Beach)              R   --- Santa Barbara (County Seat)    N
--- Long Beach (Rainbow Pier)       N   --- Santa Barbara (American
--- Los Angeles City Hall           R            Riviera)                  R
--- Los Angeles County Beaches      R   --- Santa Barbara County
--- Los Angeles-Long Beach                        Court House              R
                Harbor              R   --- Santa Barbara Mission          R
--- Mark Twain's Cabin              R   --- Santa Catalina Island          N
--- Midway Point (17 Mile Drive)    R   --- Santa Cruz Co. Redwoods     BB N
--- Mirror Lake                     R   --- Scenic State Highway No 1      N
--- Morro Rock                      R   --- Sequoia National Park          R
--- Mt. Baldy                       R   --- Serra Museum                   R
--- Mt. Lassen                      R   --- Shasta Dam                     R
--- Mt. San Jacinto (Horizontal)    R   --- Smith River                    N
--- Mt. San Jacinto (Vertical)      R   --- Stage Driver's Retreat         R
--- Mt. Shasta                   BB N   --- Stanford Memorial Church       R
--- Mt. Shasta                      R   --- State Capitol Building         R
--- Mt. Tamalpais-Muir Woods        N   --- Sutters Fort                   R
--- Mt. Whitney                  BB N   --- Television Transmitter         R
--- Natural Arch                 BB N   --- The Campanile                  R
--- Natural Bridge                  R   --- The Espanade, San Francisco    N
--- New Chinatown, Los Angeles      N   --- The Planetarium                N
--- Nob Hill, San Francisco         N   --- Tobin Bridges               BB N
--- Ojai Valley                     R   --- Torrey Pines                   R
--- Old California Dances           R   --- Truckee River (S. Tahoe)    BB N
--- Old Town, San Diego             R   --- Twin Lakes                  BB N
--- Olivera Street                  N   --- Ventura County                 N
--- Palisade Glacier                R   --- Wayfarer's Chapel              N
--- Palm Canyon                     R   --- Wild Flowers                   R
--- Palomar Observatory             R   --- Wilshire Blvd.                 R
--- Palos Verde Peninsula           N   --- Yosemite Falls                 R
--- Pinacles National Monument      R   --- Yosemite Valley (7 mile)       R
--- Pismo Beach                     R   --- Yosemite Valley (3 Brothers)   R
--- Point Lobos                     R   --- Zumwalt Meadows                N
--- Point Loma Lighthouse        BB N
--- Point Vincente Lighthouse       N
--- Red Rock Canyon                 R
--- Redwood Empire                  R
--- Russian River                   R
--- Salinas Valley                  R
--- San Carlos Mission              R
--- San Diego (Cabrillo Monument)   N
--- San Diego Harbor                R
*n*

HAWAII 12                               NEW MEXICO 12
--- Black Sands of Kalapana         R   --- Beaver Tail Cactus             R
--- Coffee Beans                 BB N   --- Dark Canyon                 BB N
--- Diamond Head                    R   --- El Morro                       R
--- Fern Forest                     R   --- Elephant Butte                 R
--- Hawaiian Island Pineapple Field R   --- Isleta Indian Pueblo           R
--- Hilo Harbor                     R   --- Kneeling Nun                   R
--- Honolulu                        R   --- La Posta                       R
--- Lumabai Beach                BB N   --- Navajo Indian Homes            R
--- Nuuanu Pali                     R   --- Organ Mountains                R
--- Surf Riding                     R   --- Rio Grande River               N
--- Waikiki Beach                BB N   --- Santa Rita Copper Pit          R
--- Waimea Canyon                BB N   --- White Sands Nat'l Monument     R

IDAHO 14                                OREGON 23
--- Coeur d"Alene lake              R   --- Bend                           R
--- Lake Pend Oreille               N   --- Boiler Bay                     R
--- Lewiston                        R   --- Bonneville Dam                 R
--- North Fork Snake River       BB N   --- Brookings                      R
--- Payette Lake                    R   --- Cannon Beach                   R
--- Priest Lake                     R   --- Columbia River              BB N
--- Redfish Creek                   R   --- Crater Lake                    R
--- Salmon River                    R   --- Crooked River                  R
--- Sawtooth Mountains              R   --- Daffodil                       R
--- Snake River                  BB N   --- Fish Ladders                   R
--- Sun Valley (Summer)             R   --- Malheur Migratory Bird Refuge  R
--- Sun Valley (Winter)             R   --- McKenzie Pass                  R
--- Twin Falls Jerome Bridge     BB N   --- Mt. Hood (Lake)                R
--- Wallace                         R   --- Mt. Hood (Valley)              R
                                        --- Mt. Jefferson                  R
MONTANA 11                              --- Mt. Thielson                BB N
--- Beartooth Mountains             R   --- Multnomah Falls                R
--- Butte                           R   --- Portland                       R
--- Flathead Lake                BB N   --- Rogue River Valley             R
--- Galletin River                  R   --- Santiam Highway             BB N
--- Glacier National Park           R   --- State Capitol, Salem           R
--- Glacier National Park           N   --- Upper Klamath Lake          BB N
--- Kootenai Falls                  R   --- Wallowa Lake                   R
--- Lake Josephine                  R
--- Lake St. Mary                   R   UTAH 14
--- Many Glacier                    R   --- Arches National Monument       R
--- Missouri River                  R   --- Bear Lake                   BB N
                                        --- Bingham Copper Mine         BB N
NEVADA 10                               --- Bryce Canyon Nat'l Park        R
--- Capitol Building                R   --- Cedar Breaks Nat'l Monument    R
--- Elephant Rock                   R   --- Dead Horse Point            BB N
--- Fishing Truckee River        BB N   --- Dinosaur National Monument  BB N
--- Hoover Dam                      R   --- Mormon Tabernacle           BB N
--- Mt. Charleston                  R   --- Mormon Temple               BB N
--- Pyramid Lake                    R   --- Mt. Timpangos               BB N
--- Ruth Copper Pit                 R   --- The Cathedral                  R
--- Tonopah                         R   --- The Great Salt Lake         BB N
--- Truckee River                   R   --- Utah State Capitol          BB N
--- Virginia City                BB N   --- Zion Canyon                    R
*n*

WASHINGTON 24                           Wyoming #
--- Columbia River                  R   --- Lower Yellowstone Falls     BB N
--- Deception Pass Bridge           R   --- Mt. Moran                   BB N
--- Grand Coulee Dam                R   --- Old Faithful                   R
--- Lake Chelan                  BB N
--- Lake Crescent                   R   MISC:
--- lake Washington                 N
--- Lake Washington Bridge          R   --- THANK YOU
--- Mt. Baker                       R         for giving us the opportunity
--- Mt Rainier (Tipso)              R         to give your car         MW
--- Mt. Shuksan                     R         Form A 233 New 6/66
--- Mt. St. Helens                  R         (Blank back)
--- Peach Arch                      R
--- Pine Canyon Highway          BB N
--- Puyallup Valley                 R
--- Rossario Beach                  R
--- San Juan Islands                N
--- Skyhomish River                 R
--- Spokane                         R
--- Stevens Pass                    R
--- Sunset Highway               BB N
--- Tacoma Narrows Bridge           N
--- Tucannon River                  R
--- Wallula Gap                     R
--- Wenatchee Valley                R
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