|The Happy Invention of Picture Postcards - Virtual Program|
Event Type: Public Services|
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:45 PM
The first picture postcards in America were printed for the 1893 World’s Fair, making Illinois the birthplace of the American picture postcard. Teich Archive curator Katherine Hamilton-Smith will discuss the history and significance of picture postcards as a cultural icon. This program is sponsored by the Illinois Humanities Road Scholars Speakers Bureau.
Presenter: Katherine Hamilton-Smith
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