Aerial View of Shreveport, LA - Home of Barksdale Field Airport - Postcard, c. 1940s


(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is an original vintage Shreveport News Agency, Curt Teich & Co., linen postcard from the 1940s. It shows an aerial view of Shreveport, Louisiana, "Home of Barksdale Field - The World's Largest Airport". Photograph by U. S. Army Air Corps.

"Shreveport, Louisiana, with a population of 90,000 is the commercial and industrial center serving North Louisiana, East Texas, and South Arkansas. The population of the city has more than doubled during the past fifteen years.", reads the description printed on the back. 

The postcard is unused and is in VERY GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips. 

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