Postcards

United States Post Offices: Aiken, South Carolina (1912)

By |July 14th, 2014|

This Palladian post office at Aiken in South Carolina was built in 1912.

Designed […]

European Post Offices: Riga, Latvia (1923)

By |July 7th, 2014|

This postcard shows the Riga Post Office in Latvia in 1923.

U.S. Post Offices: Hammond, Louisiana

By |June 25th, 2014|

Hammond, Louisiana is located at the junction of I-12 and I-55. Strategically positioned […]

Royal Mail Steamer “Oruba” (1910)

By |June 22nd, 2014|

One black-and-white postcard survives of Bertie Sivell’s first voyage in 1910, evidently sent […]

Post Offices of Canada: North Battleford, Saskatchewan

By |May 24th, 2014|

This postcard shows the Post Office in North Battleford, Saskatchewan.

It was published […]

U.S. Post Offices: Silverton, Colorado (1932)

By |May 16th, 2014|

This fascinating postcard shows the Post Office at Silverton, Colorado […]

U.S. Post Offices: Bay View, Michigan (1923)

By |May 6th, 2014|

This attractive postcard shows the Post Office at Bay View in Michigan c.1923.

The […]

Bananas and Earthquakes in Jamaica

By |May 6th, 2014|

jamaica-1925-postcard-front Given the cost of bananas in Australia at present, I was fascinated by this recently acquired Jamaican postcard. It was written in early 1925 and addressed to a young man in New Zealand. It bears an interesting slogan: COME TO JAMAICA: THE IDEAL TOURIST RESORT.

Postcard: The Arrival of Augagneur, Governor of Diego-Suárez (1905)

By |May 5th, 2014|

This historic postcard shows the arrival of the new Governor in the main […]

U.S. Post Offices: Parkersburg, West Virginia (1900)

By |April 30th, 2014|

This postcard shows the Post Office & Custom House in Parkersburg, west […]

U.S. Post Offices: Minot, North Dakota (1915)

By |April 23rd, 2014|

The U.S. Post Office on 1st St., SW, in Downtown Minot, North Dakota […]

U.S. Post Offices: Kalamazoo, Michigan (1946)

By |April 16th, 2014|

This postcard shows the new (as it was then) Post Office in Kalamazoo, […]