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U.S. Post Offices: Hammond, Louisiana

By |December 25th, 2014|

Post Office Advertisement Postcard (1948)

By |December 8th, 2014|

United States Post Offices: Palm City, Florida (1912)

By |November 20th, 2014|

United States Post Offices: Pocasset, Massachusetts (1917)

By |October 19th, 2014|

Postal History: Charles Dana Gibson Illustrator 1868-1944

By |October 17th, 2014|

U.S. Post Offices: Fargo, North Dakota (1908)

By |September 25th, 2014|

Post Offices of Japan: Nagasaki (1910)

By |August 26th, 2014|

U.S. Post Offices: Lexington, Kentucky (1889)

By |August 2nd, 2014|

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

By |July 14th, 2014|

European Post Offices: Riga, Latvia (1923)

By |July 7th, 2014|

Royal Mail Steamer “Oruba” (1910)

By |June 22nd, 2014|

Post Offices of Canada: North Battleford, Saskatchewan

By |May 24th, 2014|

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

By |May 16th, 2014|

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

By |May 6th, 2014|

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.