GLAD YOU'RE NOT HERE!

Postcards & Angst From Yesteryear

"It doesn’t seem like Sunday up here because you two do not drop in. I am studying hard & also having a good time - but I’ll be glad when vacation comes. Take it easy in all the heat. Love - Katherine”
New York, NY
Postmarked 1931

"Dear V. I sent mamma at this time a postal. This is more of a souvenir than a news card - Write  I-"
Toronto, Canada
Postmarked 1897

"Dear Aunt Myra - In New York today - have no time to call on you Love Ethel"
New York, NY
Postmarked 1911

"Ray & Ruth  Well we had to get away from heat & now we find it a bit cool. Seems were never satisfied Irene + Geo"
Quebec, CA
Postmarked 1938

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"Dear Eleanor, Well how are you coming along in eating? I met Uncle Andys niece. And she’ll show you how to eat. Your sister Marian"
Carlisle, PA
Postmarked 1948

"Its not the gloomy weather that makes people blue It’s their own gloomy thot’s  Shak"
Illinois, USA
Postmarked 1909

"Had a nice nose bleed last night and nearly drained my life away Called in Dr. Spaulding and he checked it. Too much altitude. All right now. Just going to Great Salt Lake for a dip."
Salt Lake City, UT
Postmarked 1909

"Am still among the living. Estelle"
c. 1910

"July 4/09   From Carrie Stiles"
Rochester, NY
Postmarked 1909

"Connie I bought the hat. would not send it"
New York, NY
Postmarked 1908