Source Information U.S., Historical Postcards, 1893-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2009. Part of this collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.
Original data: Mary L. Martin, LTD (, Havre de Grace, MD, USA.

About U.S., Historical Postcards, 1893-1960

This database contains over 115,000 historical postcards with photos of places in the United States. Each postcard caption has been indexed and may be searched by keyword or location. The database also includes the city, county, state, and postcard era (estimated year range) for most postcards.

This database is primarily useful for obtaining a photograph or picture of a specific place in time. If you do not already have pictures of the places your ancestors lived, historical postcards are a good alternative to personal photos.

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