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01130govhillpc.jpg (34833 bytes) Caption reads: Residence of Ex. Gov. John F. Hill, Augusta Me. Sent from Butler PA May 24, 1909. 1 Franklin stamp. Light soiling, some corner and edge wear. Made in Germany. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #1130

 

6269highstcolumbusohpc.jpg (129955 bytes) High Street, Columbus, Ohio. Shows Smith's European Hotel, streetcars, horses and buggies. Postcard. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally Unsent, but it has been glued into an album and has some paper loss on the back. Someone has written Dec 3, 1906 on the front of the card, and that is about the right age for it.  Some edge and corner wear, some soiling. $5.50 item #6269

 

sa1062halloweenpca.jpg (53114 bytes) sa1062halloweenpcb.jpg (41753 bytes) Swedish Halloween Postcard. Child witch riding her broom, with kettle and crescent moon. Sent in 1950 from Coudersport, PA April 7, 1950. Writing on back, light soiling, edge corner wear. Tiny tear top right. $19.50 item #sa1062

 

4636dcdockpc.jpg (41026 bytes) "Lively Crowd at D & C. Dock, Detroit Michigan". On the sign it says D & C Detroit, Cleveland, Buffalo, Niagara Falls. Daily Service to Mackinac Island VIA the Coast Line. Postcard. Sent from Detroit Febuary 23, 1913. I can't make out the name of the steamer. Some soiling, edge wear, especially to the left side. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.00 item #4636

 

gg6.jpg (35880 bytes) Jefferson Davis Hotel Anniston Alabama. Sent from Anniston June 4, 1946. Linen card. Some spots of postmark ink on the front. Light soiling, corner and edge wear 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $6.00 item #gg6

 

ddd030.jpg (27363 bytes) Carson City Nugget Casino Postcard. Very colorful card. I loved the way it was designed. Notice the great 1950s cars in front. Aurora Postcard Company. Unsent. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches.$4.50 item #ddd30

 

hh016.jpg (37560 bytes) Tarpon Motel Tarpon Springs FL Postcard. Age, I don't know, but the phone number on the back is 2-8825. Unsent. light soiling, light edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.00 item #hh016

 

hh28.jpg (25043 bytes) A pair of young blades and their sweethearts. Unsent, so no date, but from the clothes and etc. it's early. No location. . AZO. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, some soiling and edge wear. $5.00 item #hh28

 

hh34.jpg (30649 bytes) "Premiere Night At Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Hollywood California." mailed Glendale June 28, 1939. Western Publishing and Novelty Co. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.00 item #hh34

 

kkk004.jpg (34180 bytes) 1907 Universalist Church Fort Plain NY Postcard. Sent from Fort Plain NY September 2, 1907. Postcard published by the American New Company, New York, Leipzig, Berlin. Printed in Germany. One Cent Franklin stamp. Stain around edges on back, Some soiling, postmark ink on the front, some corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #kkk4

 

kkk017.jpg (38733 bytes) 1907 Milburn Residence Buffalo New York Postcard. Caption on the card is faint, but reads: "The Milburn Residence Delaware Ave. Where President McKinley died September 14, 1901 Buffalo NY."  S. O. Barnum and Son Co., Buffalo, N.Y. Sent from Buffalo October 16, 1907.Light soiling, light corner and edge wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #kkk17

 

kkk037.jpg (31844 bytes) 1912 Wayne County Home Lyons NY Postcard. Published by WM Jubb, Syracuse NY. Mailed from Newark New York July 26, 1912. Message written on back. Some soiling, corner and edge wear. Crazing to the surface. Crease bottom left corner. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $5.50 item #kkk37

 

4863duluthrrbridgepc.jpg (52872 bytes) Aerial Lift Bridge, Entrance Duluth Superior Harbor. I assume this was a railroad bridge, but can't confirm that. Linen card, unsent. Light soiling, edge and corner wear. 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. $4.50 item #4863

 

5820estesparkpcfoldera.jpg (92233 bytes) 5820estesparkpcfolderb.jpg (84087 bytes) Souvenir Folder of Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National park. Probably from around the founding of the park in the 1930s. Postcard folder. 14 views. 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches. Good shape. Just light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $7.00 item #5820

 

5821wellingtonhotelnypc.jpg (108052 bytes) Wellington Hotel New York, NY 1940 Postcard 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches, On the back it says that Single rooms $2.50-$4.00 and Double $3.50-$7.00. I have several of these cards. One has some writing on the back, saying they arrived in New York on June 18. But it beats the New York World's Fair postmark. The others are postally unusued. If you decide to order one, or more, tell me if you want the used one. Nice condition, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5821

 

 

5823sunsetislandflpc.jpg (115220 bytes) Sunset Island, Miami Beach, Florida postcard. Miami Beach, Florida postcard. Postally unused 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light edge and corner wear. Nice card. $5.50 item #5823

 

5900miamipca.jpg (111120 bytes) A. 5900miamipcb.jpg (109632 bytes) B. 5900miamipcc.jpg (83747 bytes) C. Three linen postcards All 3 1/2 inches x 5 1/2. Postally unused, light soiling, light edge and corner wear. A. Entrance to Dade Canal, Miami Beach Florida. (I have two of these, one has writing on the back. I will ship the unwritten one to the first buyer). B. Biscayne Boulevard, Miami Florida. C. Washington Avenue looking south from 15th Street, Miami Beach Florida. Your choice $5.50 each item #5900

 

5909saltlakecityfpca.jpg (101482 bytes) 5909saltlakecityfpcb.jpg (105610 bytes) Souvenir Folder of Salt Lake City and Scenic Utah folder postcard. Unsent. 4 1/4 x 6 1/4 inches. 1950s. Linen. Light corner and edge wear. Inside are 18 postcard size views. I have three of these. $7.50 each item #5909

 

5914hotelbroadviewpc.jpg (99508 bytes) Hotel Broadview, Wichita, Kansas. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Sent from Wichita in 1943. Writing on back, Defense stamp. Also has writing on front indication what room they stayed in. Postcard is not as blurry as the picture, postcard is nice and sharp. Some soiling,  edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5914

 

5915virginiabeachpc.jpg (109659 bytes) General Beach Scene, South of 24th St.. Virginia Beach VA. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5915

 

5916governorsmansionmisspc.jpg (97665 bytes) 1908 Postcard, Governor's Mansion, Jackson, Miss. Sent from Jackson in 1908. Writing on back, some creases. Tear on left middle, about 1/2 inch long.  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some soiling,  edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5916

 

5917oregoncavespca.jpg (132239 bytes) 5917oregoncavespcb.jpg (127080 bytes) Oregon Caves The Grand Column, and the Banana Grove, Two Real Photo postcards, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $10.50 item #5917

 

5935trinitybldgnypc.jpg (110991 bytes) Trinity Building, NY. 1905 postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, sent from New York in 1905. Undivided back. Writing on front, address on back. Some soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5935

 

5936wichitaairpc.jpg (144785 bytes)Aerial View of Wichita, Kansas. Linen postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, sent from Wichita in 1943. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5936

 

5937uniontrustbaltimorepc.jpg (130951 bytes) Union Trust Building, Baltimore, Maryland. Early postcard, can't read the full date on the postmark but it is 190?. Undivided back. Writing.  3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5937

 

5939multnomahfallsrppc.jpg (144701 bytes) Multnomah Falls, 620ft. Columbia River Highway, Oregon, Sawyer Real Photo postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused, undivided back. Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #5939

 

5940mayflowerhotelpc.jpg (77470 bytes) The Mayflower Hotel Connecticut Avenue, Washington, DC. 1927 postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, writing on back. . Some soiling, some edge and corner wear. $5.50 item #5940

 

6217pathhotelchamplainpc.jpg (146075 bytes) Path to Golf Links, Hotel Champlain, Bluff Point, NY. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, sent 1912, stamp gone.  Light soiling, light edge and corner wear. $6.50 item #6217

 

6218hotelsomersetpc.jpg (121535 bytes) Hotel Somerset Boston, Mass. sent 1919. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used, . Light soiling, some edge and corner wear, light staining. $6.50 item #6218

 

6228youngresidencemillionpierpc.jpg (109700 bytes) Capt. Young's Residence on the Million Dollar Pier, Atlantic City, NJ. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally used writing on back, sent 1928, . Some soiling, some edge and corner wear,  creases on corners, small tear top right corner. $5.00 item #6228

 

6229nationalc.jpg (84643 bytes) Farmi National Accelerator Laboratory Batavia, IL. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Postally unused, . Light soiling, some edge and corner wear, $5.00 item #6229

 

6255pennsylvaniaavenuepc.jpg (125038 bytes) Pennsylvania Avenue, looking West. Washington, DC. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear on corners and edges, postally unused. Early card, undivided back. . $5.50 item #6255

 

6256pisanettunohotelpc.jpg (121474 bytes) Advertising for the Nettuno Hotel, Pisa, Italy. Shows the leaning tower of Pisa. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Some wear on corners and edges, some soiling, postally unused. Early card.  $6.50 item #6256

 

6257suresnespolofieldpc.jpg (100511 bytes) Polo Field, Suresnes, France.  I think this is the field where Allied Officers played after WW I, and WW II. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear on corners and edges, small stains on back, postally unused. $6.50 item #6257

 

6258skylinehotelpc.jpg (99412 bytes) Skyline Motor Hotel Front Royal, VA. "Where Highway Meets Skyway" Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear on corners and edges, postally used, sent in 1949. Writing on back, someone circled their room on front.  $5.50 item #6258

 

6259tijuanabullringpc.jpg (94964 bytes) Downtown Bull Ring, Tijuana, Mexico. Great 1950s-1960s cars in the parking area. Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear on corners and edges, postally used, sent in San Diego, 1969, writing on back, mentions seeing the bullfight. $4.50 item #6259

 

6260christiansciencemappariumpc.jpg (107757 bytes) Mapparioum - The Christian Science Publishing House, Boston, MA. 1937 card, Postcard, 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Light wear on corners and edges, postally unused. $4.50 item #6260

 

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