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Detroit Publishing Co. : Detroit Publishing Co. Postcard Collection, approximately 1890s-1930s

The Detroit Publishing Company was a prolific publisher of postcards and photographic prints from the late 1890s to the early 1920s. A gift from John I. Monroe, this collection of approximately 16,000 postcards is a rich resource for views of North American cities and towns, landscapes, and national parks. The collection also includes views of many foreign countries.
Extent: 14.5 linear feet - (16,000 postcards in 29 boxes)
Subjects: Ephemera, Postcards
Call Number: Midwest MS Detroit
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