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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Postcard Collection
    Dates: 1898-2000
    Collection Number: HSJ-POSTCARD
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1.5 linear feet
    Online items available
    Repository: History San Jose Research Library
    San Jose, California 95112
    Abstract: Artificial collection of postcards and private mailing cards related to the Santa Clara Valley.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Open to the public by appointment.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Research Library & Archives for information about reproduction and publication.

    Preferred Citation

    Postcard Collection. History San Jose Research Library

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by multiple individuals to the museum, or collected by staff.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Artificial collection of postcards and private mailing cards related to the Santa Clara Valley. The core of the collection relates to the City of San Jose specifically, but other cities in Santa Clara County are included, as are popular vacation spots such as Yosemite and Santa Cruz. Greeting card holidays are also represented.

    Indexing Terms

    Postcards
    Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.)--Description and travel
    San Jose (Calif.)
    Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.)
    postcards
    photographic postcards

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