Finding Aid of the Collection of postcards and postcard albums
Finding Aid of the Collection of postcards and postcard albumsUCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Los Angeles, CA
- Processed by:
- Dydia Delyser and Terry Nakasone
Dydia DeLyser, Lilace Hatayama and tn, March 1989
Dydia DeLyser, January 1992
Lilace Hatayama, December 1992
Last revision, February 1998
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- ByteManagers using OAC finding aid conversion service specifications
- Encoding supervision and revision by:
- Caroline Cubé
- Edited by:
- Josh Fiala, September 2004
Expositions and fairs, handmade cards.
Europe, U.S., Ceylon.
U.S., Europe, hunt scenes, horses & carts - Europe, U.S. & Asia, U.S. capital murals.
Colorado, Waterloo, Valley Forge, Virginia, U.S., Europe, floods & fires, Washington, D.C., Boston, farming.
Dogs, babies, U.S., Spain, Canada, Lighthouses, U.S. - Northeast, Mexico, U.S. - Churches, Vancouver & Victoria B.C.
U.S., Europe, Frasher's series - Southwest, Kansas, Eastman's studies photo cards - Southwest.
U.S., China, Japan, Manchuria, state capitols, Europe, North Africa, Dominican Republic.
Colorado, miscellaneous U.S., U.S. mints, Ringling Brothers in Florida, Japan, China, Europe.
Comic, novelty, erotic (includes “outhouse” cards).
Comic, novelty, erotic (including racial stereotypes, young lovers, religion).
Southern California - except Los Angeles City/County.
Art reproductions (old masters).
Comic, novelty, erotic.
Southwest photo cards - sorted by states.
U.S., Europe, flowers, German military figures - World War I, British regiment uniforms, World War I scenes, U.S. military scenes - World War I “Greetings” from.
Comic, novelty, erotic, “Squeezies.”
Special occasions (Christmas, New Year, birthday).
U.S., Texas, cowboys, bulls, farming, Eisenhower, Philippines, international fairs, Europe, U.S. parks - West & Southwest, animals, Egypt, Ceylon, India, religious cards.
U.S., Florida, state birds, Europe, Southeast Asia, flowers, Japan, Egypt.
European royalty, Napoleon, flowers, landscapes, U.S. Presidents, cowboys, Ringling Brothers Circus, Barnum & Bailey Circus, circus acts.
Comic, novelty, erotic.
Packers & oversize.
Egypt, Middle East, North Africa, U.S., India.
Alaska & miscellaneous.
Novelty - leather.
U.S., Europe, caves, China, Japan, covered bridges - U.S., South Africa, Australia, Alaska.
U.S., Europe, national costumes - Europe, Eastern Europe, North Africa, New York buildings & landmarks, Frasher photo cards, religious cards, U.S. battleships, Egypt.
U.S., Europe, Canada, China, U.S. Zoos, Frasher's photo cards - Nevada & Arizona.
U.S., Europe, England, Japan, India, Masonic temples.
Egypt, U.S., Greece, India, Europe, Canada, Caribbean Islands.
Mexico, China, Europe, Japan, South Pacific, U.S., Ceylon.
Special occasions (including Halloween).
Cards (Pennzoil series) U.S., Europe, cats, dogs, horses, Canada, carts & carriages, Midwest, Tower of London.
Special occasions (Easter).
Brags, Personals [?].
Maine, Massachusetts, Europe, Russia.
Industry, Mining, manufacturing, U.S. - main streets, Pacific Northwest Barnum & Bailey winter camp, trains, New England, Alaska.
Oil fields, train stations, disasters, Cuba, market places.
U.S. Courthouses, Japan, American Indians, European scenery, costumes.
Mexico, Japan, U.S., Alaska, Pacific Northwest, Europe.
Union Oil - U.S. scenery cards, Amish community, Europe, Florida, Tennessee, Illinois.
Vancouver, U.S., Europe, Wimbledon photos, disasters, U.S. Army.
Ireland, Canada, U.S., Europe, London, Rome, Edinburgh.
New England, Pacific Northwest, U.S., Union Oil - U.S. scenery cards.
Washington, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Niagara Falls, South Dakota.
Illinois, North Dakota Badlands, Arizona, Wisconsin, Minnesota.
Germany, Niagara Falls, Arlington (Virginia), France, Italy, South Dakota, Bangkok.
“White wine of car” cough syrup, Animal series farm animals, horses, zoo animals, Italy, Missouri, Mount Vernon, U.S., Mexico, Austria.
Bridges, Union Oil series, Pacific Northwest, Japan, U.S., Dutch, churches, Brazil.
Scotland, Canada, U.S., France, Virginia, Masonic temples, U.S., Oregon.
Japan, Mexico, New Orleans, steamships, Europe, Middle East, animals.
Europe, U.S. main streets.
Holland, Nebraska, New England, cats, dogs, New England fall foliage, Eskimos, Washington, Canada, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, oil disasters.
Bolivia, Brazil, China, Colombia, Cuba, England, Holland, India, Italy, Japan, Panama Canal, Penang, Peru, Puerto Rico, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad, Turkey, Uruguay, Yugoslavia.
Canada, Washington, D.C., New York, Pacific Northwest, Ringling Bros., Mexico, Union Oil - Western states, Nevada, Japan, Utah, Arizona, West Point, cathedrals - U.S. & Europe, farming & equipment.
West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, railroads & engines, Europe, Japan, China, disasters, birds, Japan, New England.
Midwest, Southwest, Florida, Mississippi, Colorado, Utah, Berlin, Louisiana, England, Bermuda, South America, song birds, Japan, Canada.
U.S., Canada, Japan, Arizona photo cards, Florida, U.S. photo cards, pilgrims, New York Aquarium, Fred Harvey cards.
Russia, Europe, Japan, Egypt, France, New York, Arkansas, Kansas, East Coast, puppies, kittens, butterflies, birds, alligators, Poland, Nevada & Arizona photo cards, Oregon, Washington, Utah, miscellaneous foreign.
Germany, France, Europe, New York, Kentucky - Mammoth Cave, Florida, New England, Egypt, North Africa, Paris, Southeast Asia.
Cats, near East, Utah, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Oklahoma, Colorado, Arizona, American Indians mainly Southwest, Ford cards, MGM trucks, Marriott hotels, Europe, Alaska, U.S. - miscellaneous Yellowstone, “Greetings From,” Union Pacific scenic cards, TWA, Virginia City photo cards.
Southwest, Japan, Germany, Louisiana, “Greetings from,” longhorns, mutant cows, Midwest, Mexico, American Indians, U.S., Europe.
Canada, Florida, U.S. Mints, New York, Colorado, Will Rogers, World War I, Ohio, New England, Niagara Falls, Yellowstone, Utah.
New York Zoo, Mexico, Canada, Southwest, portraits - Custer, American Indians and others, Kansas, Nevada, cactus, Frasher photo cards, Oklahoma, Texas, Puerto Rico, British Columbia.
Japan, China, Southeast Asia, U.S., flowers, Montana, Colorado, South Dakota, Iowa, Mexico, Panama, Texas, Canada, Egypt, Europe, England, White House, U.S. - main streets, Southwest, Caribbean, Indian, Egypt.
Oversize & packet.
France, Europe, Canada.
Dust storms, Oregon Trail, Kansas, Florida, North Carolina, Arizona, Washington, U.S., Idaho, Europe England, Canada.
Southwest, U.S., Europe, zoo animals, Mexico, China, Sweden, logging in Minnesota, Nevada, Hong Kong, Canada.
Chicago, Ohio, East Coast, Southwest, Midwest, South, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Washington, Mexico, Canada.
Canada, Germany, U.S., Turkey, Egypt, Near East, Italy, India, Germany, Portugal, Bloomfield Connecticut flood - 1955?, flood photo cards, Europe, Japan, China, Greece.
Europe, Canada, U.S.
Canada, U.S, state capitol buildings, U.S. main streets.
Chicago Museum of Natural History, factories, mining, manufacturing, covered bridges, Nevada, U.S. main streets.
Postcard maps, U.S. lighthouses, state capital building, governors' mansions, steamers, windmills, water wheels.
Switzerland, Germany, New York, Chicago, Northeast, Mexico, Washington, D.C., Midwest.
Farming, bullfighting, national & ethnic costumes, U.S. State capitols, cattle industry, logging, American Indians, Texas, Midwest, “Greetings from” state cards, France, Germany.
Mexico, Ringling Brothers winter headquarters, bullfighting, U.S., Europe.
Midwest, railroad stations, Washington D.C., Arizona, Southwest, U.S., Honduras, logging.
U.S., Europe, dogs, flowers, Scandinavia.
U.S., Southwest, Fred Harvey cards, “Phostint” / Detroit, Publishing cards.
Desert flowers, Panama, Europe - disasters, Japan, birds, Dust bowl photo cards (Lamar, Colorado), costumes, U.S.
Europe, Japan, Mexico, U.S.
Europe, England, Japan, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Cuba, Yellowstone, lighthouses, Midwest, Northeast.
Southwest, American Museum of Natural History (New York), cotton industry, Fred Harvey cards, biblical figures, Yellowstone, British Columbia, Dust Bowl, Kansas, Nevada.
State capitols, southwest European postcard books, Constantinople, Oxford, manufacturing, mining.
Executions / death / disasters, Hershey's Chocolate Company, hotels / motels / tourist attractions - U.S., Asylums / prisons / schools, hospitals / orphanages, stereotypes, U.S. states maps, the West.
Europe, British West Indies, U.S., Japan, Australia, Egypt, China.
Europe, Great Britain, Canada, Bullfighting, Alaska, Yellowstone, U.S. Masonic temples, U.S.
Southeast Asia, Southwest, Montana, Northwest, Ceylong, American Indians - Southwest, Southwest, Great Britain, Europe, Mount Vernon, Mexico, Japan, Yellowstone.
New York Zoological Park, Europe, Northwest, Northeast, Yellowstone, Midwest.
Northwest, Southwest, flowers, pets, American Indians, Japan, Yellowstone, Southwest.
Europe, Northeast, London, North Africa, animals.
U.S. bridges, flowers, farming, Europe, cats, carriages, horses & cowboys, ships, boats, cruise lines.
U.S. post offices, churches, museums and memorials, bridges, Europe, Asia, Africa, costumes, farming, harvesting.
Europe, Japan, U.S. birds, animals, lighthouses, state flags, Zoo animals, Canada, Ceylon, India, Algeria.
Indians of North America.
Europe, U.S., Great Britain, Canada, Mexico, farming.
Europe, Mexico, U.S., Bermuda, Canada, religion, Panama.
Theaters, opera houses.
U.S., Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Florida, Oregon, Washington, Texas (sorted).
Foreign (including some Russian).
Miscellaneous, mainly foreign.
Intemperance, war, cowboys, west, giant vegetables, U.S., Japan, China, Bangkok, Canada, Europe, Amish.
Scope and Content Note
Advertising/products, Arizona, Canada, Caribbean Islands, Colorado, Cuba, Egypt, Florida, Great Britain, “Greetings from - U.S. states,” India, Massachusetts, Mexico, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oregon, Panama Canal, South America, Texas, Utah, Washington.
New Mexico, Fred Harvey cards, Route 66.
Aviation, auto industry / oil companies, bears, expos & fairs, factories / manufacturing, farming / farm equipment, pipes/piping, restaurants - U.S., theatres - U.S. trains & train stations.
Europe, Mexico, Art cards, U.S., Canada, NASA, birth announcements, Africa, advertising, Africa, Puerto Rico, South America, Southwest, 1998 Olympics, greetings libraries - U.S.
Hotels / restaurants - U.S.
Alabama - Delaware.
Florida - Maryland.
Massachusetts - Michigan.
Minnesota - North Dakota.
Ohio - Washington State.
Washington, D.C. - end + Foreign.
Santa Cruz Library talk, March 20, 1977.
Archives talk - UCLA, 1972.
Lake talk, 31 May 1975.
Coulter, Edith M.
Irvine talk, June 1976.
Los Angeles Times piece on Lawrence C. Powell, March 1975.
California Historical Society. Sacramento, 3 March 1973.
View from across the river. UCLA, November 12, 1975.
UCLA talk, May 6, 1973.
Friends of Occidental College. Pasadena, March 19, 1974.
W.W. Robinson - Lawrence C. Powell eulogy, 1972.
Lawrence C. Powell bibliography.
Lawrence C. Powell name index.
Photographs of Lawrence C. Powell exhibit in Powell Library, 1966.
“Looking back and remembering.” An autobiographical sketch by Gertrude Eliza Clark Powell. With a prologue and epilogue by Lawrence C. Powell. Tucson: Privately printed, 1987.
“An orange grove boyhood.” by Lawrence C. Powell. Capra Press: Santa Barbara, 1988.
Correspondence with Tony Long, Harriet Harris, Harriet Barkhurt, et al. Subsequent to Haniel's death.
The wilderness still lingers. The Southwestern landscape in literature. A two-part audio program.