Real photo postcards
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Content Description This artificially created collection contains approximately 660 picture picture postcards, dating from 1895 to 1970, with the bulk of the cards dating between 1900 and 1920. The collection contains illustrated postcards, real photo postcards, advertising postcards, and occasional postcards, addressed to a variety of individuals.
Dates: 1895 - 1970; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1920
Scope and Contents Collection contains numerous postcards and souvenir postcard booklets, as well as travel guides, maps, and other ephemera, primarily depicting locations, art, and architecture in France and Germany. The collection also contains a smaller amount of similar materials relating to Monaco, Netherlands, Canada, and the United States. While most postcards are blank, some contain personal notes from their collector, Philo Holcom, Jr., and others contain messages that Holcomb sent home to his family in...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1917-1919
Content Description Documents, photograph albums, and a uniform related to Clara Stoup's (later Crossley) YMCA service during World War I. She was mostly active in France. One photograph album appears to document Clara's family life after the War.
Dates: circa 1917-1920
File — Box 1
Scope and Contents 49 leaves. Black cardboard; back cover missing; string binding extremely fragile; some leaves are loose. Contains approx. 285 black-and-white photographs, most of them glued or taped onto the album leaves, many are loose. Some with captions written in white pencil or directly printed onto photograph. Also contains approx. 99 postcards (two of which are significantly torn), 11 drawings (Clara is presumed to be the creator of these), and 9 clippings; inclusive dates are presumed to be roughly the...
Dates: Event: 1914-1918