Dating english postcards
Identifying the age of postcards the dating of the postcard for years or eras of issue can be accurately determined if the card is studied for identity points. Old postcard dating information france frith postcards dating frith's postcards to 1940 numbers up to no 18520 were taken prior to 1886 from then. Dating postcards bearing azo stamp boxes please click here to discover how to date postcards produced on kodak photographic paper bearing azo stamp.
Digital commonwealth tichnor brothers the tichnor brothers collection contains approximately 25,000 office proofs of postcards of the united states published by. Making sense of dating old postcards with a short general history of english hussars on the way to the postage stamp values to aid dating postcards.
Post card history and dating methods although the world’s first picture post cards date from the 1860s to the mid-1870s, postcards, as we know them, came into being in the united states about 1901. How to estimate the age of a postcard using this chart can help estimate the age of a postcard sent i don't know about dating them but, wow, love your postcards. Guide to dating curt teich postcards the first series of cards printed by the teich company used numbers only and ranged from 1 – 14989.
Real photo postcard stamp backs these are the top portion of the back on real photo postcards that do not have stamp boxes or generic-type boxes.
Post card history and dating methods most postcards were printed in germany, which was far ahead of the united states in the use of lithographic processes. Collecting vintage postcards is a fastinating hobby and some postcards can be quite valuable age is one factor, but there are many other things that add to a. Database with images of stamp boxes and backs to identify the age and paper manufacturer of old real photo postcards or dating old postcards stamp.
Postcard publishers author: postcards can be dated using the time the publisher existed and was in business dating postcards. Stamps on postcards - a guide to dating cards we hope you find this guide useful but it should be used with caution, stamps in circulation could (and can.
- Shop for-and learn about-antique and vintage postcards postcards, sometimes spelled out in two words as post cards, emerged during the late 19th century.
- Learn some valuable dating and authentication tips for real photo postcards.
- there are several ways to date postcards that are seemingly undated this page provides a few general methods for determining a time period or date for postcards.
Guide to dating curt teich postcards this information is courtesy of the lake county discovery museum, wauconda, il, home of the curt teich postcard archives. Find out how to identify and date real photo vintage postcards on playle's quick reference real photo old postcard dating guide. 8 vintage alfred mainzer flower postcards updated on february 13, 2018 ellen gregory more i love the look and feel of vintage and antique items my dating. The metropostcard list of vintage postcard publishers and their cards were oriented toward an american audience as the titles and backs were printed in english.