The History and Significance of Picture Postcards

Thu, 03/21 from 7:00-8:00 pm

The first picture postcards in the U.S. were printed for the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair. Since then, billions of postcards of every aspect of life have been printed. Katherine Hamilton-Smith, the founding curator of the Teich Archives, presents a look at the documentary, power, and significance of picture postcards.