These will show standard family poses, including little Jimmy in his school uniform, the family picnicking, a wedding photo.
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Dating Real Photo Postcards In the United States real photo postcards originated in 1901.
The American design of postcards was regulated by United States law and can be dated in general by the text and designs.
m & french pop/rock Le Tour de France: cycling tactics introduction a general history of postcards other means of dating postcards postcards in the united kingdom postcards in the united states of america postcards in france postage stamp values to aid dating postcards glossary of words and terms end notes You find a pretty and interesting postcard in a secondhand bookshop, maybe in France, or on e-bay.
But the correspondent did not date their message and the postmark franking on the stamp is smudged. To help make some sense of being able to date old postcards, first we give a short general history of postcards.