Archives Center Postcard Collection
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0483A
Creators:
Ravnitzky, Michael
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Cubic foot
6 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Postcards, arranged by geographical area or by the subjects. Collection includes two boxes of "GoCards" (freely distributed commercial postcards) as well.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series. Geographically and topically arranged.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by NMAH Staff, undated
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Found in collections; gifts from museum staff, and unsolicited gifts from the public.
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Purchased from Calvin R. Flautt Antiques in 1987.
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Donated by Gloria A. Rupp in 1980.
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Donated by Marjorie Johnson in 1990.
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Donated by Michael Ravnitzky in 2007.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Archives Center Postcard Collection, twentieth century, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Custodial History
Custodial History
An artificial collection created to accommodate miscellaenous small acquisitions of postcards from various sources.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
GoCards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Picture postcards -- 20th century -- United States Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives