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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

TOPICAL Postcards - Your Choice

Although there are many postcard collectors who collect only Views of their favorite places, there are lots of choices if you want to become a collector of Topical postcards.  Holidays, my personal favorite, are included in this category, and here's a list of some more topics that may interest you.  Of course, this list is incomplete, and you can find whatever your interest is on old postcards - just one of the reasons collecting postcards is so much fun!


Postcard Topics from Artists to Zoo 

Angels,  








Airplanes, Alligators…..Battleships, Bathing Beauties, Beer…..Cowgirls, 


Cameras, Children 


…..Dachshunds, Dirigibles, Decoration Day…..Eastern Star, Easter


Eggs,  

Exposition…..Fishing, Full Moon, Fire Engines …..Gramophones, Gas Stations,

Golf…..Hold-to-Light, Horses, Hands-Across-the-Sea…..Indians, Illusions,

Interiors…..Jails, July 4th, Jesus…..Kewpies, Kissing, Kittens….

Large Letter,










 Ladies, Love Letters…..Maps, Marilyn Monroe, Mermaids…..Novelties, Nudes, 

New Year..... 


…..Ostriches, Ocean beaches, Olympics…..Pipes, Politics, Playing

Cards…..Railroad, Real Photos,  


Risque
….


Santa Claus,  

Sanitariums,


Suffrage…..Thanksgiving Turkeys,  Telephones, Trolleys

…..Underwood Typewriter,

University, U.S. Flag 


…..Valentines,  


Vaudeville, V for Victory…..World War II, Western,

Womens Christian Temperance Union (WCTU)…..Xylophones, Xtra Embossed, X

Marks the Spot…..Yellowstone, Yale, YMCA…..Zero gravity, Zebras, Zephyr trains.



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