Metro Parks Tacoma has added more than new images to its online catalog: vintage park postcards acquired from collector Eric Swanson in Some include notes written by past park visitors. Driven to complete the collection, Swanson found images not only online, but also at antique and ephemera shows, antique stores, malls, and through occasional trades with private collectors.
Here is a selection of some vintage New Years postcards in my collection. These are generally from the turn of the 20th century up until the years of WWI. Either way, their sometimes odd symbolism, and faded colours are a joy.
Sale Applies to Oldpostcards. Click the images to display a larger view and more detailed info about the card. Horses on each side of the canal would pull the barges.
This is a pretty vintage Happy New Year postcard! This one is embellished with shamrockshorseshoes and also includes a lovely scrolly frame. I had a request for this one without the wording so I am adding this version as well! Thank you for sharing all these wonderful graphics!
A different New York comes alive at night than the daytime city, one with its own magic and enchantment. Whoever wrote the caption on the back of this s postcard understood this well. The decor looks perfectly normal for a s-era cafeteria: spotless floors, fake plants, salt and pepper shakers on every table.
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As we travel the globe and send instant online updates, share photos via social media in a second, and click through for international video chat without batting an eye, is the age of sending and receiving the vintage postcard dead? Alli Blair says no. To date she has hit 26 countries across 6 continents, and has quite the impressive postcard collection to show.
Welcome to this Website for collectors and other lovers of PostcardsCigarette and Trade cards and many other forms of ephemera and paper collectibles. We have now set up a Facebook page to assist fellow collectors keep up with our activities, to communicate with others about cards and collecting, and seek information and knowledge about cards, publishers, artists, etc etc. B Also, if you have any of the above you would like to sell, or learn what they might be worth, bring them along and show them to the dealers in the hall. Please note the Fair originally scheduled for August 18 has been cancelled.
This is a part of my postcard collection that we are using to make mosaics. Here you can see postcards of the Soviet era - You can find here pictures of Soviet Santa - Ded Moroz.
Collected and interpreted by Scott Faragher, the images in this informative volume provide readers with a delightful trip down memory lane, bringing an important period of the area's history to life for visitors and members of the younger generation. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?