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Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Accession Numbers

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Postcard Collection, 1898-1994



Title: Postcard collection
Dates: 1898-1994
Abstract: This collection contains postcards with scenes of Texas towns and cities, military camps, and other places around the world.
Identification: camh-arc-004260
Extent: 7.65 linear feet
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Historical Note

Postcards in this collection were obtained from a variety of sources.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains postcards with scenes of Texas towns and cities, military camps, and other places around the world. Also included are humorous postcards and postcard with images of persons and animals. World War II postcards are stamped "Specimens of British War Literature" and are printed in several languages.

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Arrangement

Texas postcards are arranged alphabetically by city. Out-of-state postcards are arranged alphabetically by state or country.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Subjects
American Civil War (1861-1865)
Historic buildings
World War (1939-1945)
Places
Texas
United States
Document Types
Postcards

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Related Materials

Lynn Bell postcard collection

Marlin Deric Bownds postcard collection

Rita Hineman Townsend postcard collection

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Postcard Collection, 1898-1994, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin

Processing Information

Processed by Briscoe staff. Revised by Laura Grove, May 2020.

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Accession Numbers

87-006; 87-034; 88-048; 88-295; 88-296; 88-324; 88-373; 89-041; 89-079; 89-126; 89-174; 89-214; 89-271; 89-274; 89-359; 90-048; 90-115; 90-116; 90-188; 90-235; 90-265; 90-289; 91-045; 91-334; 92-026; 92-059; 92-106; 93-171; 94-050; 94-283; 94-312; 96-242; 96-245; 97-104; 98-099; 2000-032; 2001-217; 2007-246; 2008-228; 2011-110; 2014-026

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

Souvenir postcards from around the world
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3S109.4 [SRH1230029478] Algeria, undated
Aruba, undated
Australia, undated
Austria, undated
Azores, undated
Canada, undated
Denmark, undated
England, undated
France, undated
Germany, undated
Greece, undated
Ireland, undated
Italy, undated
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3S109.1 [SRH1230029481] Madeira, undated
Panama, undated
Philippines, undated
Portugal, undated
Norway, undated
Russia, undated
Scotland, undated
Switzerland, undated
Turkey, undated
Yugoslavia, undated
Miscellaneous people, undated
Miscellaneous animals, undated
Transportation, undated
Art works, undated
Novelty and offensive/racist, undated
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston Administrative, undated
People, identified
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3S109.1 [SRH1230029481] Custis, Nellie, undated
Washington, George, undated
Souvenir postcards from the United States of America
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3S109.3 [SRH1230029480] Alabama, undated
Arizona, undated
Arkansas, undated
California, undated
Colorado, undated
Connecticut, undated
Florida, undated
Georgia, undated
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3S109.2 [SRH1230029479] Hawaii, undated
Idaho, undated
Illinois, undated
Kentucky, undated
Louisiana, undated
Maine, undated
Maryland, undated
Massachusetts, undated
Michigan, undated
Minnesota, undated
Mississippi, undated
Missouri, undated
Montana, undated
Nebraska, undated
Nevada, undated
New Jersey, undated
New York, undated
North Carolina, undated
North Dakota, undated
Ohio, undated
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3S120a [SRH1230029323] Texas, cities and other places, flora and fauna, humorous, miscellaneous; other states and regions; Mexico, undated
box
3S120c [SRH1230029326] World War II, Allied Powers leaders, airplances, ships, and troops, undated
box
3S120d [SRH1230029325] Souvenir postcard folders, 1908- [circa 1965]
Texas, cities, military camps and general; Colorado cities; Carlsbad Cavern, New Mexico; Civil War, undated
Texas cities: Dallas, Austin, Galveston, Amarillo, Beaumont, Cleburne, Houston, Mineral Wells, Weatherford, and others, circa 1906-1915
Oversized postcards
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3S8 [SRH1230027683] Texas cities; Carlsbad, New Mexico; Portland, Oregon, circa 1905-1915
Postcard album
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3S8 [SRH1230027683] Texas cities; Colorado; Paris, Illinois; New Orleans Louisiana; Michigan; St. Louis, Missouri; Ontario, Canada; American Indians; Holiday greetings, circa 1900-1909
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3S109a [SRH1230029476] Oversized postcards, undated

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