George D. Brightbill donated this collection of thousands of postcards and related materials to the Library Company of Philadelphia, along with his own carefully compiled finding aid. Inventories are provided on the site, with lots of interesting information, but only a few sample postcard images.
Shall have lots of time then. I wish you all could come and see us and this city. It is very different from most cities.
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Postcards from the edge have never looked so, well, personal, and these full color postcards are picture perfect. Offered in an assortment of themes and designs, you'll find postcards that send just the right messages with out-of-the-ordinary illustrations, vintage looks, cities, exotic locales and more. Whatever you'd like to send, we've probably got it on a sturdy 12 pt.
Erie, Pennsylvania. As its name might suggest, Erie is a city lying on the shore of Lake Erie in the north-western corner of Pennsylvania. Once a hub of heavy industry, the city has been forced towards attracting tourists, and the nearby Presque Isle State Park attracts more than four million visitors a year, providing a boost to the local economy.
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If you have a penchant for nostalgia, old postcards or just the unusual, these might actually be fun destinations off-the-beaten path. Not the only giant roadside chair in the US, but the only one that can boast it was sat in by President Lyndon B. There have been a number of giant chairs built — each battling to be the biggest.