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Postcards

Elgin Area History browse-->>

Collection of photographs and postcards related to the history of the Elgin area. Includes topics such as Sears houses in the area, the tornado of 1920, the Elgin Watch factory, and the Northern Illinois Hospital and Asylum for the Insane.

Peoria Postcards browse-->>

Postcards of images of Peoria.

Postcards -- Chicago browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Chicago collection includes the Grant B. Schmalgemeier Century of Progress collection and postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 – 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 – 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 – 1924).

For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- From Route 66 browse-->>

The James R. Powell Route 66 Collection consists of printed and real photograph postcards of the highway and roadside architecture, mainly dating from the mid-1920s through the 1960s.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- General View browse-->>

Various postcards from the Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Illinois browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Illinois collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 - 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 - 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 - 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- International browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection International collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 - 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 - 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 - 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Midwest (NE,IA,IN,OH,KS,MO) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Midwest collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 – 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 – 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 – 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page(http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Northeast (ME,VT,NH,MA,RI,NY,CT,PA,DE,MD & DC) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Northeast collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 – 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 – 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 – 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page(http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Northern Midwest (ND,SD,MN,WI,MT) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Northern Midwest collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 – 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 – 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 – 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page(http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Northwest (WA,OR,MT.ID,WY,AK) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Northwest collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 - 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 - 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 - 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Raphael Tuck & Sons browse-->>

The Leonard A. Lauder Collection consists of more than 35,500 Raphael Tuck & Sons postcards, mainly the Oilette series. The Tuck Company began operating in England in 1866, and started printing picture postcards in 1894. Oilette postcards, introduced in 1903, were described in Tuck catalogs as "veritable miniature oil paintings". They encompass a great variety of subject matter including city and state views, literary scenes, and still lifes.

The Leonard A. Lauder Collection was donated as part of the Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Funding for the digitization of this collection was generously provided by Leonard A. Lauder.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page(http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- South Midwest (TX,OK,AR,LA) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection South Midwest collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 - 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 - 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 - 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Southeast (KY,WV,VA,NC,TN,SC,GA,AL,MS,FL) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Southeast collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 - 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 - 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 - 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards -- Southwest (CA,NV,UT,CO,AZ,NM,HI) browse-->>

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection Southwest collection includes postcards printed by Curt Teich & Company (1898 – 1978), V.O Hammon Publishing Company (1904 – 1923), and the Detroit Publishing Company (ca. 1900 – 1924).

The Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection was donated to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Digitization of this collection was developed pursuant to a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awarded to the Lake County Discovery Museum, Lake County Forest Preserve District by the Illinois State Library, an Office of the Secretary of State using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).

Postcards on postcards browse-->>

A collection of postcards from the John I. Monroe Collection related to postcard shops, postcard shows, and postcard collecting.

The John I. Monroe Collection was donated as part of the Curt Teich Postcard Archives Collection to the Newberry Library by the Lake County Forest Preserve District in 2016.

Funding for the digitization of this collection was generously provided by John Monroe.

For more information, visit the Newberry web page For more information, visit the Newberry web page (http://newberry.org/curt-teich-postcard-archives-collection).