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A Tichnor Brothers postcard promotes tourism in Maine with images of Portland Head Light, potato harvesting, the Wadsworth-Longfellow House, fishing and a moose. The postcard also features the Maine State House in Augusta and the Maine state flower, the pine cone and tassel.
The caption reads, "Greetings from Maine."
The Boston-based Tichnor Brothers publishing firm was founded in 1907 and became a leading postcard manufacturer by the early 1920s. It published this type of postcard circa 1930-1945.
About This Item
- Title: Maine tourist postcard, ca. 1935
- Creator: Tichnor Bros., Inc.
- Creation Date: circa 1935
- Subject Date: circa 1935
- State: ME
- Media: linen texture postcard
- Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
- Collection: The Tichnor Brothers Collection
- Object Type: Text and Image
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