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Photo Postcards

At the turn of the last century, the photographic postcard became a new and inexpensive means of communicating. Photographers could print their own photographs on special postcard-sized paper, write a short message on the other side, and send it through the post.

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This photograph postcard from the early 1900's was a new way of combining home photographs ...

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Postcard reads "Will write for a few lines in a short time now. Just this ...

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Postcard reads "The house wasn't quite finished when this was taken and the yard wasn't ...

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Portrait of Fern Tucker. .Caption on back - .Grandpa and grandma, from Fern Tucker

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A group photograph of boarding house roommates.

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Group shot with American flag.

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1920 Photo postcard. Postcard reads "This is the whale I saw at Port Arthur in ...

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Postcard reads "This is the whale I saw at Port Arthur in March. I have ...

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Postcard reads "Fiasco No.4"

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