Vintage 1910s Postcard showing the N.W. Double Track Bridge Crossing the Mississippi at Clinton Iowa.
Published by the Hugh C. Leighton Co., Manufacturers, Portland, ME, U.S.A. Card number 15262. Made in Germany.
Back reads: At an expense of Dollars 2,000,000, the C. & N.W. Ry. have constructed a steel double track railroad bridge across the Mississippi River at Clinton, to supercede the old single track bridge which has been in use since 1865. This bridge is the most massive construction of any railroad bridge on the Mississippi.
Card is used with a 1912 St. Joseph, Missouri postmark. Mailed to Mr. Theo Dein at Alexandria, Nebraska. Condition is very good with some edge and corner wear and light soiling.
Antique 1912 Postcard Guide and History View Book of Old St. Augustine Florida.
Published in 1912 by H.J. Usina of St. Augustine.
Softcover book measuring about 5 3/4" wide x 7" long.
38 pages of history and black and white photos, along with 10 postcards included in the back. Postcards are perforated so they can be removed from the book and mailed.
Book shows wear, soiling, and some creases to the upper corner, on the last couple pages and lower right corner of each lower postcard (2 postcards per page at the rear).
Overall fair to good used condition.
Lot of 10 vintage original Arkansas postcards. All are unused. Dates range from the 1930s to the 1960s.
Cards each measure approximately 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches.
Condition is good with some signs of wear, which may include creased corners, edge wear, and or light soiling. One has tape residue on the back.
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You will receive all 10 of the exact cards shown in the photos.
Nice Arkansas travel lot!
Original antique greetings postcard. Features a tipped bowl filled with red and pink roses. Upper right and lower left corners have the look of lace. All on a soft green background.
Reads: Best Wishes
Dates to circa 1910.
Printed in Germany. Series 7026.
Card is unused.
Condition is good with album impressions at the corners, some cracking of the gel surface near the center and a pink spot at the upper right edge of the center circle.