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Tall-Tale Vintage Postcards
By Hannah Kincaid
In 1915, due to the onset of World War I, America banned the import of German postcards and the postcard’s popularity began to diminish.  What’s more, advances in technology in the form of personal automobiles and telephones made postcards seem suddenly archaic. For more information about tall-tale postcards, visit the Wisconsin Historical Society website. The images below are courtesy of our friends at Seed Savers Exchange, a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds.  
[See them all here.]

Tall-Tale Vintage Postcards

By Hannah Kincaid

In 1915, due to the onset of World War I, America banned the import of German postcards and the postcard’s popularity began to diminish.  What’s more, advances in technology in the form of personal automobiles and telephones made postcards seem suddenly archaic. For more information about tall-tale postcards, visit the Wisconsin Historical Society website. The images below are courtesy of our friends at Seed Savers Exchange, a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and sharing heirloom seeds.  

[See them all here.]

  • 12 August 2013
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