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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
circa 1890s-1920s
Creator:
Baron family
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
This collection contains 113 postcards, largely documenting cities in France. For the most part, these postcards appear to be aimed at tourists, showing art, architecture (interior and exterior), memorials, landscapes, streets, and tourist attractions. There are also a few postcards of Il Monte Carmelo (Mount Carmel) in Israel, a Holy Land site; Napoli in Italy; and the Museum of Jewish Ceremonial Objects at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York City.
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Baron family postcard collection
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Baron family
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PUSp.Print Collection 53
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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circa 1890s-1920s
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This collection contains 113 postcards, largely documenting cities in France. For the most part, these postcards appear to be aimed at tourists, showing art, architecture (interior and exterior), memorials, landscapes, streets, and tourist attractions. There are also a few postcards of Il Monte Carmelo (Mount Carmel) in Israel, a Holy Land site; Napoli in Italy; and the Museum of Jewish Ceremonial Objects at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York City.
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Baron family Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.).
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Picture postcards Postcards
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1934-1935
Creator:
Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976, Author
Extent: 2 boxes
A travel diary by Edith Mary Mellor (1890-1976) recounting her journey from London, England to Jerusalem and Egypt from November 1934 to January 1935. Accompanying the diary are travel materials, post cards, correspondence, and some photogrpahs.
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Edith Mary Mellor travel diary
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Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1111
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2 boxes
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1934-1935
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A travel diary by Edith Mary Mellor (1890-1976) recounting her journey from London, England to Jerusalem and Egypt from November 1934 to January 1935. Accompanying the diary are travel materials, post cards, correspondence, and some photogrpahs.
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1930s
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Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976 Pullenye, Christina Victory Pansy
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Correspondence Diaries Manuscripts, English--20th century Photographic postcards Photographs Picture postcards Tourist maps Travel guidebooks
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1922-1923
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
The Training Fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy, the Renshū Kantai, operated from 1903-1940. Graduates of the Imperial Japanese Naval Academy would spend several months in training deployment throughout the Pacific Ocean and beyond, occasionally venturing as far as the Mediterranean Sea or the East Coast of the United States. This collection consists of picture post cards documenting the 1922-1923 training cruise of the Japanese Imperial Naval Squadron which traveled to Honolulu, Los Angeles, the Panama Canal, Rio de Janeiro (to attend a naval review commemorating the 100th anniversary of Brazil’s independence), Buenos Aires, Argentina, Capetown and Durban, South Africa.
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Japanese Imperial Naval Squadron training cruise postcards relating to the 1922-1923 cruise
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PUSp.Print Collection 55
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1922-1923
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The Training Fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy, the Renshū Kantai, operated from 1903-1940. Graduates of the Imperial Japanese Naval Academy would spend several months in training deployment throughout the Pacific Ocean and beyond, occasionally venturing as far as the Mediterranean Sea or the East Coast of the United States. This collection consists of picture post cards documenting the 1922-1923 training cruise of the Japanese Imperial Naval Squadron which traveled to Honolulu, Los Angeles, the Panama Canal, Rio de Janeiro (to attend a naval review commemorating the 100th anniversary of Brazil’s independence), Buenos Aires, Argentina, Capetown and Durban, South Africa.
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1920s
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Japan. Cruise, 1922-1923--Pictorial works. Japan. Kaigun--Cruise, 1922-1923--Pictorial works. Japan. Kaigun. Renshū Kantai--Cruise, 1922-1923--Pictorial works.
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Picture postcards Postcards
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
1906
Extent: 1 volume
Scrapbook kept from by an unknown person from a 1906 trip to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka. Contains handwritten descriptions and postcards pasted in the volume.
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Scrapbook of a journey to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1761
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1906
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Scrapbook kept from by an unknown person from a 1906 trip to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka. Contains handwritten descriptions and postcards pasted in the volume.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, English--20th century Picture postcards Scrapbooks
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