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image of Queen Alexandra's Photographs, Post Cards of of Shackleton's

Queen Alexandra's Photographs, Post Cards of of Shackleton's "Nimrod" departing in 1907 for the Antarctic and the Lords of the Admiralty Naval Review

by [Shackleton, Capt. E. H]

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Published
1907
Condition
Very good condition overall
Edition
First printing
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$350.00

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London: A.V.N. Jones & Co., 112 & 113 Fore St., London, E. C., 1907. First printing. Ephemera. Very good condition overall. Four split back postcards commemorating the 1907 Naval Review, including "The Nimrod" (Captain Shackleton) Going to the South Pole 1907." Princess Alexandra was known as an accomplished and devoted photographer. Queen Alexandra, wife of the King Edward… Read more
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Grand Central Station, 4 postcards

by [New York City; Postcards]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good condition
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$25.00

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New York, 1910. Very good condition. 4 unused postcards, 2 of the old Grand Central (Detroit Publishing, 8992, Grand Central Station, New York, color; Illustrated Post Co., no.1969, full back) and two of the new terminal: W.J. Roege, no. 24832, color, ca. 1920; Lumitone Press Photo-Print, ca 1915, sepia.
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image of 7 Views of New York including Woolworth Building from Colonnade of Municipal Building; Woolworth and Singer Towers, Broadway; Broad Street; The Public Library Fifth Avenue and Forty-Second Street; Tower of the Metropolitan Life Building; Cathedral fo St. John the Divine; Brooklyn Bridge

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1920. Very good condition. 7 unused splitback postcards from Gillies series on New York City.
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$35.00
image of Collection of unusual World War I French Silk postcards, including two portrait silks of General Haig and Lord Kitchener

Collection of unusual World War I French Silk postcards, including two portrait silks of General Haig and Lord Kitchener

by [WWI; Douglas Haig; Kitchener]

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1915
Condition
Very good condition
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$450.00

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1915. Very good condition. A highly attractive group of 16 silk postcards, made for the Allied forces in World War I, often sent home to loved ones. The collection, tipped onto black card for presentation, includes some unusual silks. Two silks with photographic portraits include General Haig's photographic hand tinted portrait within a circular frame of… Read more
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$450.00
image of Art Deco hand-painted French Fashion postcards

Art Deco hand-painted French Fashion postcards

by [Postcards]

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1920
Condition
Very good condition
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$425.00

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1920. Very good condition. A group of 12 hand-painted postcards depicting women's fashion in the 1920s. The artists include "Rucio", "Orcina' and "Susie". All are in the style of the pochoir fashion magazine "Le Gazette du Bon Ton". On the verso is the standard postcard information for France "Carte Postale. La Correspondance au recto n'est… Read more
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image of Collection of 10 post cards, New Philadelphia, Ohio

Collection of 10 post cards, New Philadelphia, Ohio

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Published
1920
Condition
Very good condition
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$75.00

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1920. Very good condition. Collection of printed photograph post cards in color and b&w, including one real b& w photograph post card titled "Mineing (sic) Safety Device Plant, Bowerston, Ohio". New Philadelphia is the largest city and county seat of Tuscarawas County, Ohio, located south of Cleveland and northeast of Columbus. Images of the area in… Read more
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image of 6 Unused Color Postcards, Pasadena California

6 Unused Color Postcards, Pasadena California

by [Pasadena; Postcards]

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1905
Condition
Very good condition
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$95.00

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1905. Very good condition. Unused color postcards of Pasadena, including: A Pepper Drive in California; Mt. Lowe from Hotel Raymond, Pasadena, Cal; San Gabriel Mission, California; Pasadena and Mountains, Winter Scene; A California Residence; and Old Baldy in Winter from the Orange Groves. Three postcards per side, on gray green album sheet. The 'Pepper Drive' postcard a… Read more
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image of 24 Unused Hand Colored Postcards, young apprentice Japanese Geisha & Japanese Views of Kobe, Yokohama, Tokyo

24 Unused Hand Colored Postcards, young apprentice Japanese Geisha & Japanese Views of Kobe, Yokohama, Tokyo

by [Japan; Postcards]

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Published
1905
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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1905. Very good condition. Unused hand colored postcards of Japanese geisha and Japanese landscapes and city views. The 7 geisha postcards include images of the young women in kimonos in a variety of settings, and include: a group of 5 seated geisha; 3 geisha posing with fans; a very young girl in dance pose with fan; a… Read more
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5 Unused 'Fred Harvey' Color Postcards of Albuquerque, New Mexico

by [Albuquerque; Postcards]

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Published
1905
Condition
Very good condition
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$65.00

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Detroit Publishing Co., 1905. Very good condition. Unused color postcards of Albuquerque, including: The Alvarado. Albuquerque, N.M.; Navaho Mother and Child Weaving. Indian Building, Albuquerque N.M.; Old Navaho Bayetta Blanket from Fred Harvey Blanket Collection. Albuquerque N.M.; Church of San Felipe. Old Town of Albuquerque, N.M.; Rio Grande Bridge. Aluquerque, N.M. Fred Harvey formed the Harvey House restaurants… Read more
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image of Aerial View of Camp Forsyth; Fort Riley, Kansas - Real Photo Postcard

Aerial View of Camp Forsyth; Fort Riley, Kansas - Real Photo Postcard

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Published
1940
Condition
Very good condition
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$35.00

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1940. Postcard. Very good condition. A real-photo b & w postcard of Camp Forsyth army installation, mailed to Miss Sara Rome in Glen Head, New York on June 14, 1940, with cancelled 1-cent Washington stamp. Unused, with Defender logo (ca. 1910-1920), size 3 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches.
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image of Where Thousands Eat Lobsters, Parkers Lobster Pound, Searsport, ME - Real Photo Postcard

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1920. Postcard. Very good condition. A real-photo sepia postcard advertising Parkers Lobster Pound in Searsport, Maine showing a lobster shack facing the water. Unused, with Defender logo (ca. 1910-1920), size 3 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches.
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image of Maggie Elk [Sioux] Indian Real-Photo Postcard

Maggie Elk [Sioux] Indian Real-Photo Postcard

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Published
n.d.
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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n.d.. Postcard. Very good condition. Original real-photo sepia postcard portrait of Maggie Elk and Child, both elaborately dressed and quite lovely. Photo taken in a studio. Unused postcard, size 3 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches.
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image of Early Electric Car, Carstarphen Electric Company, Real-Photo Postcard

Early Electric Car, Carstarphen Electric Company, Real-Photo Postcard

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Published
1905
Condition
Otherwise very good condition
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$45.00

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Colorado, 1905. Postcard. Otherwise very good condition. Early real-photo sepia postcard of a 18 passengers in an electric car with canopy in front of Carstarphen Electric Company, most likely in Denver, CO. Postcard is addressed to Miss Agnes A. Hriduere (?) of Hollister, CA, postmark is dated Aug. 28, 1905, cancelled 1-cent Franklin stamp. Dusty, slt. faded,… Read more
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image of Nine Real-Photo Postcards with Scenes from Rochester, Vermont

Nine Real-Photo Postcards with Scenes from Rochester, Vermont

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Published
1940
Condition
Very good condition
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$125.00

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1940. Postcard. Very good condition. Nine real-photo postcards of ca. 1940's scenes from Rochester, Vermont, one only postmarked July 14,1941 at Rochester VT. Images titled in print. Cards (all unused but for one) include Main Street, Parker's Inn, (2) under Morning Fog, Civil War Memorial, Rochester VT #18, Parker's Inn, Rochester (scenic view), Rochester VT… Read more
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image of The Coolidge Home, Plymouth, VT Real-Photo Postcard

The Coolidge Home, Plymouth, VT Real-Photo Postcard

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Published
N.d.
Condition
Good + overall
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$15.00

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N.d.. Postcard. Good + overall. A real-photo sepia postcard of President Calvin Coolidge's boyhood home, the Coolidge Homestead, in Plymouth, VT mailed from Athol, MA of Aug. 18, 1936 to Mrs. Chester Beach of Brewster, NY with cancelled 1-cent Franklin stamp. Coolidge was American President from 1923-1929. Used postcard, size 3 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches, one corner… Read more
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image of Chief Eagle Calf Real-Photo Postcard from Glacier National Park

Chief Eagle Calf Real-Photo Postcard from Glacier National Park

by Hileman, Tomer J.

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Published
1930
Condition
Very good condition
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$75.00

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Tomer J. Hileman, 1930. Postcard. Very good condition. A real-photo sepia postcard of Chief Eagle Calf, Blackfoot, from Glacier National Park by Tomer Hileman. Hileman (1882 -1945) was known for his prolific photographs of Glacier National Park, and was also the official photographer for the Great Northern Railroad beginning in 1924. Unused, size 3 1/2 by 5 1/2… Read more
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image of Miller's Boat Landing, Congamond Lakes, Massachusetts Real-Photo Postcard 93

Miller's Boat Landing, Congamond Lakes, Massachusetts Real-Photo Postcard 93

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Published
1930
Condition
Very good condition
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$75.00

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Belfast, ME: Eastern Illustrating Co., 1930. Postcard. Very good condition. Original real-photo sepia split back postcard of the Miller's Boat Landing with 1930 era cars parked on grass by the lake with canoes nearby. Used, stamp missing, mailed Aug. 27, 1935 to Mrs. G.S. Davis of Westbury, Long Island from 'Edith'. Sltly dusty on verso, size 3 1/2… Read more
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image of A Smart Shop in Sydney (postcard showing A & A Hordern building)

A Smart Shop in Sydney (postcard showing A & A Hordern building)

by [Australia; Sydney]

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Published
1908
Condition
Very good condition
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$35.00

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Sydney, 1908. Very good condition. Advertising postcard of the menswear store which eventually became the largest department store in Sydney, and in the world, at 52 acres of retail space. The retailing giant was first established by an English immigrant, Anthony Hordern; the family eventually opened a 6 story building called The Palace Emporium, with an entrance… Read more
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image of Sydney Australia, Steve Senhouse, 161 King St. (postcard showing the interior of Sydney shop)

Sydney Australia, Steve Senhouse, 161 King St. (postcard showing the interior of Sydney shop)

by [Australia; Sydney]

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Published
1910
Condition
Very good condition
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$45.00

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1910. Very good condition. The interior of the confectionary shop at 161 King Street, Sydney, with the confectionary owner standing behind the counter, and the door opened wide to the street beyond. Hand colored, with pink accents on the front window and the lighting sconces. Divided back, not posted. Printed b&w photograph. Slightly dusty,… Read more
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image of Walker and Sturm.  Advance Australia.  Tennis. Spinners.  Racquet.  Original, Humorous, Artistic, Novel

Walker and Sturm. Advance Australia. Tennis. Spinners. Racquet. Original, Humorous, Artistic, Novel

by [Postcard; Australia] [Walker and Sturm]

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Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints
Published
1910
Condition
Good + overall
Item Price
$75.00

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1910. Good + overall. Highly unusual postcard with Australian association, but darned if we can figure out what it is. Photographic circular portraits of two young man, joined by a circle of the outline of Australia with "Advance Australia" across the middle; their names and the words 'Tennis", 'Racquet' and 'Spinners' within a tennis racquet design. … Read more
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