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Name of Collection: Lauren Rogers Museum of Art Postcard Collection 

Accession Number: AM16-35                               

Given By: Lauren Rogers Museum of Art          

Date of Receipt: July 19, 2016  

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Extent: 4.6 cubic feet 

Inclusive Dates: Circa Early Twentieth Century

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

An extensive collection of early twentieth century postcards from around the world. The majority of the collection is assumed to be from the collection of Mrs. Eugene V. Worth of Clinton, Iowa.A smaller portion is assumed to have been collected and arranged by Ella M. Bradley, Librarian, through donations to the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art.

Postcard Subject List:

Box 1

  1. Comic
  2. Animals
  3. Christmas
  4. Easter
  5. Thanksgiving
  6. Valentine
  7. Other Holidays
  8. Birthday
  9. Animals
  10. Hand painted
  11. Advertisement
  12. “Ladies”
  13. Negroes
  14. Birth Announcement
  15. Flowers and Birds
  16. Friendship/General
  17. Tucks
  18. “1910 Trip”
  19. Unused Material

Box 2

  1. Expositions
  2. Art Work – Masterpieces
  3. Important European – Rulers, Generals, etc.
  4. Actresses, Actors, Plays
  5. Eskimos, Indiana – Costume & Culture
  6. Rodeo & 2 American Culture
  7. Miscellaneous

Box 3

  1. Foreign Countries – Unclassified

Box 4

  1. Souvenir Sets
  2. Miscellaneous
  3. Oversized Miscellaneous

Box 5

  1. Foreign Countries – Unclassified

Box 6

  1. Foreign Countries – Unclassified

Box 7

  1. Foreign Countries – Unclassified

Box 8

  1. Foreign Countries – Unclassified

Box 9

  1. Alabama
  2. Arizona
  3. California

Box 10

  1. California (cont’d)
  2. Colorado
  3. Connecticut
  4. Delaware
  5. District of Columbia
  6. Georgia
  7. Idaho
  8. Illinois

Box 11

  1. Illinois (cont’d)
  2. Indiana
  3. Iowa
  4. Kansas

Box 12

  1. Kentucky
  2. Louisiana
  3. Maine
  4. Maryland
  5. Massachusetts
  6. Michigan
  7. Minnesota

Box 13

  1. Minnesota (cont’d)
  2. Missouri
  3. Montana
  4. Nebraska
  5. New Hampshire
  6. New Jersey
  7. New Mexico
  8. New York

Box 14

  1. New York (cont’d)
  2. North Dakota
  3. Ohio
  4. Oklahoma
  5. Oregon
  6. Pennsylvania

Box 15

  1. South Carolina
  2. South Dakota
  3. Tennessee
  4. Texas
  5. Utah
  6. Vermont
  7. Virginia
  8. Washington
  9. West Virginia
  10. Wisconsin
  11. Wyoming

Box 16

  1. Alaska
  2. Bahamas
  3. Cuba
  4. Greenland
  5. Hawaii
  6. Haiti
  7. Norway
  8. Jamaica
  9. Panama
  10. Puerto Rico
  11. South America
  12. West Indies
  13. Oversized card from miscellaneous places

Box 17

  1. Mississippi Court Houses (Miscellaneous)
  2. Courthouses – North Mississippi
  3. Aberdeen, Mississippi
  4. Bay St. Louis, Mississippi
  5. Biloxi, Mississippi
  6. Charleston, Mississippi
  7. Greenville, Mississippi
  8. Gulfport, Mississippi
  9. Meridian, Mississippi – Courthouse
  10. Natchez, Mississippi
  11. Pascagoula, Mississippi
  12. Pass Christian, Mississippi
  13. Purvis, Mississippi
  14. Stafford Springs, Mississippi
  15. Vicksburg, Mississippi
  16. Miscellaneous, Mississippi

Box 18

  1. Canada & Alaska
  2. Cuba
  3. Egypt
  4. Jamaica
  5. Jerusalem
  6. Mexico
  7. Orient
  8. Spain
  9. Venice
  10. Verona
  11. Mrs. E. V. Worth, Clinton, Iowa

Box 19

  1. Alabama
  2. Arizona
  3. Colorado
  4. Connecticut
  5. District of Columbia
  6. Florida
  7. Georgia
  8. Idaho
  9. Illinois
  10. Indiana
  11. Iowa
  12. Kansas
  13. Louisiana
  14. Maine
  15. Maryland
  16. Massachusetts
  17. Michigan
  18. Minnesota
  19. Missouri
  20. Montana
  21. Nebraska
  22. New Hampshire
  23. New Jersey
  24. New Mexico
  25. New York
  26. North Carolina

Box 20

  1. Ohio
  2. Oregon
  3. Pennsylvania
  4. Rhode Island
  5. South Carolina
  6. Charleston, S. C.
  7. South Dakota
  8. Tennessee
  9. Utah
  10. Vermont
  11. Virginia
  12. Washington
  13. West Virginia
  14. Wisconsin
  15. Wyoming
  16. Miscellaneous United States and subjects

Box 21

  1. Belgium
  2. England
  3. France
  4. Germany
  5. Scotland
  6. Switzerland

Box 22

  1. Art Institute – Chicago
  2. Boston Museum of Fine Arts
  3. British Museum
  4. Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh
  5. Cleveland Art Museum
  6. Corcoran Gallery of Art
  7. Detroit Institute of Arts
  8. Florence, Italy Museum
  9. Fogg Art Museum, Harvard
  10. Grand Central Art Galleries
  11. London National Gallery
  12. London – Other Collections
  13. Metropolitan Museum of Art
  14. Milan
  15. New York Public Library
  16. Oberammegauer – 1910
  17. Paris – Louvre
  18. Paris – Luxembourg
  19. Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
  20. Pennsylvania Museum and School
  21. Rome
  22. Miscellaneous Museum – Paintings, Sculpture
  23. Europe – General Miscellaneous
  24. Europe – Cathedrals, Scenes, Buildings
  25. England and Scotland
  26. Armor
  27. Baskets
  28. Books
  29. Bridge Tallys
  30. Curiosities
  31. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Sesqui-Centennial
  32. Western Types: Series

Box 23

  1. Miscellaneous


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