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Will Csaplar Postcard Collection, 1900-1950s, bulk 1910-1925

Series IV: Special or Unusual Postcards

This series contains postcards that contain unusual design features or unique imagery. Some unusual design features include images raised slightly in relief, postcards to be held to the light, non-paper materials (leather, fabric), and irregular sizes. Postcards with unique imagery include F. Earl Christy's university boy and girl illustrations, Columbia pennants and seals, and historical images of the Morningside Campus.

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Box 2 Aerial view of campus with description on front


Aerial view of campus with stamp for Bicentennial


Campus squirrel


Columbia pennant

(some in relief)


Columbia and Barnard seals

(in relief)


Eaton's Fine Letter Papers postage stamps of New York City


Embroidered


Fabric


Football alumni ticket application


Grounds with baseball field and field house


Hold to light


In relief


Irregular size

(housed along the side of the box)


Joseph Pulitzer stamp on illustration of Low Library


Leather


Low Library in artist's palette illustration


Map of Morningside campus


Photographs of students and alumni


Postcard with Menu attached


Presidents of Columbia, 1754 and 1904, 1754, 1904


Requests for information and invitations


South Hall/Butler Library with sundial intact


Summer session information cards


University boy and girl illustrations


View of subway and tracks