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Finding aid of the Guttridge Postcard Collection
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Series 1. Indochine [Indochina], , circa 1900-1932

Physical Description: 0.3 linear ft.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains a wide range of images of places, people, events, and activities pertaining to the former French colonies of Indochina (Annam, Cochin China, Tonkin, and Cambodia).

Arrangement

The series is arranged in 2 subseries:
Subseries 1.1. Geographical divisions, cities and sites, circa 1900-1932
 

Subseries 1.1.  Geographical divisions: cities and sites., circa 1900-1932

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

The postcards in this subseries show the buildings, monuments, streets, landscapes, and environs of various geographical regions.

Arrangement

Postcards are arranged alphabetically, first by region, then by province, cities or sites, and finally by the subject they depict.
Box 1 : 1

Annam [Trung Phan (region)]

Box 1 : 1

Dalat [Đà Lat].

Physical Description: 6 postcards.
Box 1 : 1

Natural landscapes, includes messages, 1930.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Palaces.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 1

Cards including messages, 1926.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Blank.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Schools.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Tunnels.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Hué.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Funerary structures, includes stamps, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Quang Nam (province).

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 1

Towers, includes stamps, circa 1900-1910.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 2-3

Cambodge [Cambodia (nation)]

Box 1 : 2

Angkor (deserted settlement).

Physical Description: 40 postcards.
Box 1 : 2

Ruins.

Physical Description: 40 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Banam [Phumi Banam].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Natural landscapes, includes messages, 1932.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Pnom Penh [Phnum Pénh].

Physical Description: 18 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Bridges (built works).

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Gardens.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Judicial buildings.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Museums.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Palaces.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Cards including messages, 1925.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Blank.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Roads.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Schools.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Works of art.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 3

Le Tomles-Sap [Sab, Tônlé (lake)].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 3

Natural landscapes, includes messages, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4-8

Cochinchine [Nam Phan (region)]

Box 1 : 4

Baria [Bà Ria].

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Social and civic buildings.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Bien-Hoa [Biên Hòa].

Physical Description: 16 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Bridges (built works).

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Gardens.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Marketplaces.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4

Schools.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4

Trains.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4

Cantho [Can Tho].

Physical Description: 6 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Houses.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 4

Cards including messages, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 4

Blank.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Cap Saint-Jacques [Vung Tàu].

Physical Description: 40 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Boats.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Cards including messages, 1911.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 5

Blank.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Hotels (public accommodations).

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 5

Marketplaces.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 5

Military buildings.

Physical Description: 2 postcard.
Box 1 : 5

Natural lanscapes.

Physical Description: 24 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Cards including messages, 1909-circa 1932.

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Blank.

Physical Description: 19 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Posts offices.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Cards including messages, 1925.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 5

Blank.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 5

Roads.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 6

Cholon [Cho Lon].

Physical Description: 9 postcards.

Note

See also Saïgon [Thành Pho Ho Chí Minh]. Originally a settlement of overseas Chinese, Cho Lon was distinct and separate from Saïgon. Recently, however, the two communities have fused together due to the rapid urbanization and population growth.
Box 1 : 6

Bridges (built works).

Physical Description: 1 postcards.
Box 1 : 6

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 7 postcards.
Box 1 : 6

Giadinh [Gia Đinh].

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 6

Gardens.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Natural landscapes, includes messages, 1916.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Railroad stations.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Go-Vap [Gò Vap].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Natural landscape.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Hon-Quan [An Lôc].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Social and civic buildings.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Lai Thieu [Lái Thiêu (gardens)].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Mytho [My Tho].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Pinh-Loi.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Bridges (built works).

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Sadec [Sa, Đéc].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 6

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Saïgon [Thành Pho Ho Chí Minh].

Physical Description: 57 postcards.

Note

See also Cholon [Cho Lon].
Box 1 : 7

Boats.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Bridges (built works).

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Funerary structures.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Gardens.

Physical Description: 26 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Horse racetracks.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Hotels (public accommodations).

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Laboratories.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Military buildings.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Cards including messages, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Blank.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Museums.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Ports.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 7 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Includes stamps, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 7

Blank.

Physical Description: 6 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Restaurants.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Rivers.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Social and civic buildings.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Schools.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 7

Theaters, includes messages, 1928.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Tayninh [Tây Ninh].

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Villages.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Thudaumot [Phú Cuong].

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Gardens, includes messages, 1921.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Thu-Duc [Thu Đuc].

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Funerary structures, includes stamps, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Villages.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Tourane [Đà Nang].

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Bridges (built works), includes messages, undated.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Natural landscapes, includes stamps, circa 1900-1910.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Tunnels, includes stamps, 1908.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Trian (river).

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Cards including messages, circa 1900-1910.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 8

Blank.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Vinhlong [Vinh Long].

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Natural landscapes.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 8

Ports.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 9

Versos of postcards, if separated from the rectos, includes messages, undated.

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

Subseries 1.2. Occupations and people, circa 1900-1932

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

The postcards in this subseries depict occupations and people of all origins and ages present within the Indochinese colonies in the first third of the twentieth century. The depictions range in documentary and ethonographic tone, but the postcards might have been sent for colonist and exotic purposes.

Arrangement

The postcards are arranged alphabetically, first by geographical divisions, then by the subject they depict.
Box 1 : 10

Annam [Trung Phan (region)].

Physical Description: 13 postcards.
Box 1 : 10

Ethnic groups.

Physical Description: 12 postcards.
Box 1 : 10

People in religion.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 10

Cambodge [Cambodia (nation)].

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 10

Dancers.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 10

Musicians.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 10

Women.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Cochinchine [Nam Phan (region)].

Physical Description: 54 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Celebrations.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Poulo-Condore [Côn Đao (island)].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Saïgon [Thành Pho Ho Chí Minh].

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Colonists.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Ethnic groups.

Physical Description: 29 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Annamese.

Physical Description: 7 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Chinese.

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Includes stamps, circa 1900-1910.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Blank.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Indigenous peoples.

Physical Description: 17 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Farmers.

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Houses.

Physical Description: 5 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Hunters.

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Camps (temporary settlements).

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

With animals.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Musicians.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

People in religion.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Smokers.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Textile workers.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 11

Transportation vehicles.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Tonkin [Bac Phan (region)].

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 11

Woodworkers.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
 

Series 2. Other Asian countries, 1927

Physical Description: 0.1 feet.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains a small range of images of buildings, monuments, streets, landscapes, and environs pertaining to other Asian countries.

Arrangement

The postcards are arranged alphabetically, first by geographical divisions, then by the subject they depict.
Box 1 : 12

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia).

Physical Description: 4 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Gardens.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Plants.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Religious structures.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Singapore.

Physical Description: 8 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Funerary structures.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Museums.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Ports.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Public buildings.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Roads.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Transportation vehicles.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Colombo (Sri Lanka).

Physical Description: 9 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Animals.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Boats.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Ports.

Physical Description: 2 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Religious structures, includes messages, 1927.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.
Box 1 : 12

Roads.

Physical Description: 3 postcards.
Box 1 : 12

Transportation vehicles.

Physical Description: 1 postcard.