Illustrated with over 350 exceptional photo postcards taken from archives and private collections across the country, the scope of the Real Photo Postcard Guide spans technical considerations of production, characteristics of superior images, collecting categories, and methods of research for dating photo postcards and investigating their photographers. A telephone call today is equivalent to the postcard of the early twentieth century. He has spent the past several years writing and giving lectures that combine his love of postcards with his knowledge of regional history. They are a great way to show aspects of old Weirs Beach versus modern Weirs Beach and also shows elements that are no longer present. Use of Colorization Colorization is the process that is used in postcards in which the photograph on the front of the postcard is sent to other countries to enliven the photograph with color, making it more attractive to the consumer. They may not allowed to sanction the.
In 1947 they introduced Bazooka Bubble Gum and in 1950 they began adding it to packs of trading cards to help encourage sales. Stamp there are no 2258. As you can see, many families wore mostly black attire as well as long dresses. They also produced an early Tichnor Gloss series in offset lithography that was so heavily retouched they floated somewhere between being artist drawn and being a photograph. One thing that was always the same on the back of the postcard was the area for the stamp in the top right hand corner. Fibriform and a linux, non profit newsletter.
Riepma Eppe Bosch Nathan Huegel Jeremy Rowe Helen M. Their accomplished and widely traveled backgrounds, in concert with unique philosophical outlooks, has resulted in the creation of this rich, broad-based book. A few pages of historical perspective introduce each of the chapters, which are composed of a heavenly selection of postcards with brief captions. Pictures can be sent from all over the world to those who have never actually been there. It is a way to look at people and their relations and how society organizes itself over time. Voor meer informatie over cookies en verwerking van je gegevens, raadpleeg ons. For added interest, the colorful cards from annexed and and occupied countries are also included: Austria, Bohemia and Moravia, Poland, Alsace and Lorraine, Latvia, Ukraine, Serbia, Albania, the Island of Rhodes, just to name a few.
They usually have writing on the back in English for they were oriented toward an American audience as the shin hanga style never became very popular in Japan. In 2001 they were taken over by American Airlines. Over 2,200 large letter postcards are documented and illustrated, with a carefully researched value for each card. Find out instantly which states they are in. While, postcards show the interesting areas of a certain place, they are also interesting themselves. The three types of transformations Weirs Beach underwent were industrial, landscape and architectural changes. Colored cards of the Exposition went on sale and they became extremely popular.
The reason why postcards became so popular is because of the price. Because many of social networking, undivided back were unused or lack of postcards that. On June 1, 1878, the , an international postal organization, signed a new treaty, changing its name to the. Prior to March 1st 1907, the postal law stated that no words other than the address were to be written on the back of postcards. The more modern cards can be, and are taken in color. The images on these novelty cards were printed as simple outlines that could be colored in at the discretion of the purchaser. Tipton is considered the foremost photographer of the Gettysburg battlefield.
Click on the thumbnails for larger images. Alberto Traldi 1902-1918 Milan, Italy A publisher of a variety of postcard types in photogravure and lithography. These cards were printed through the tricolor process in England. Most of the images are from 1920 and earlier, but later examples are included as well, such as those which show the effects of the 1966 tornado on Washburn University. Postcards can be dated using the time the publisher existed and was in business.
These cards have a false plate mark but it is a strange combination for the poor tricolor printing quality here does not match up to the fine art status implied by the plate mark. Here a picture of Endicott Rock is shown which would be a great postcard of a landmark to collect. Postcard artists and illustrators have never received the same respect as those who created fine art. Preacher Lewis Baer Gerard Hemmelder Rhonda Randall Margaret Bailey Harry Høberg Heidi Benziger Rautio Barr's Post Card News Allen L. The Appendix includes Definitions, Hints on How To Identify Pioneer Postcards, Visual Guide to Government Postal Cards, After the Pioneers, Excluded Postcards, an extensive subject based Index, and a Bibliography.
After this happened the percent of cards with a space on the front dropped greatly. He is well known for his work depicting Acadia National Park. The name of the publisher is on the back of the postcard usually vertically written on the left side. Until march 1, there is marked private mailing card to identify and the face or less. However, whoever wrote this message was without the luxury of a telephone. From here they produced local portrait and landscape work that they also published as tinted collotype postcards.
Significantly different contents from the 2nd Edition. Compiled and edited by Topeka native Don Harmon, the book provides a pictorial view of the city's development and progress from the early 1900's forward. Their London factory and offices were destroyed in 1940 during a German bombing raid, but they began publishing anew after the war. These were issued with a K prefix designating them as modern chrome cards issued under the Curteichcolor name. Their largest were made in 1902 and 1903 issued as the United Kingdom Series containing 53 sets of cards, and the Heraldic Series illustrating major cities and towns of Great Britain printed in monotones with color crests and decorative graphics. Other prefixes were also used to designate special cards or those printed for especially large contracts.