Collection - Postcard collection

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Postcard collection


  • Bulk, 1910-1930 (Creation)
  • 1890-1980 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1 Linear foot

Context area

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Administrative history

Archival history

Artificial collection created by the Highland Park Historical Society.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Please see accession log for individual accessions.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

File, arranged by topic, contains postcards related places and events in Highland Park, Illinois, including the the Bob O'Link Country Club, Exmoor Country Club, Highland Park Club, Masonic Temple, and the Sunset Valley Golf Club. Photographers and printers include the Brand Brothers' studio and other local and national printers.

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Language of material

  • English

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Generally good condition.

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Physical storage

  • Box: Untitled