Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album


 

 

Greetings from Augusta souvenir postcard, ca. 1938

Contributed by Boston Public Library

Greetings from Augusta souvenir postcard, ca. 1938

Item 66155 enlarge zoom send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album

Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.

A Tichnor Brothers postcard that promotes tourism to Augusta Maine by depicting the Capitol building, the post office, a section of historic downtown Augusta, the Kennebec River and Augusta State Park, also known as Capital park.
The Tichnor Brothers printing company published this type of linen postcard, known as the Tichnor Gloss series, around 1938 as part of their Maine series of tourist postcards. The caption reads, "Greetings from Augusta, Maine."

Other Information


  • Title: Greetings from Augusta souvenir postcard, ca. 1938
  • Creator: Tichnor Bros., Inc.
  • Creation Date: circa 1938
  • Subject Date: circa 1938
  • Town: Augusta
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Linen texture postcard
  • Dimensions (cm): 9 x 14
  • Collection: The Tichnor Brothers Collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
(617) 859-2039
http://www.bpl.org

Print This Record

Share what you know about this item

... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.

We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.

*Required fields.