The number "503" is in penciled script on the address side. The back of the carriage has the wording "Fremden Rundfahrl" painted above a fancy crest. The back of the card was penciled, in period, "Summer of 1906".
Or by examining the card to see if an old address back has been glued to a front that simulates a genuinely old card. One boy is holding the handles that would push a large wood toy trolley. As the engine has a pull string tied on the stack it appears to be a pull toy. On the right side of the photo at the bottom stands a doll. This is an original real photo postcard of a Indians & soldiers in a field from a wild west show. This real photo postcard is from a group of ten different real photo postcards that we found showing cowgirls, cowboys, & Indians, & some soldiers that all appear to be from a wild west show. The card is in fresh near mint unused condition just like it turned up in a Pennsylvania estate. This is an original real photo postcard of lodge members standing in a horsedrawn float. The photo is of an outdoor scene from Middletown, Pennsylvania which shows 16 people looking at wreckage from buildings. The card is in fresh near mint/mint unused condition just like it turned up in a Pennsylvania estate. This is an original real photo postcard of the Middletown Fire of Apr 9, 1910 which took place in Middletown, Pennsylvania. The back is soiled & shows a brown ring from when a glass sat on the front of the card. There is an unreadable penciled notation under the stamp box. This is an original real photo postcard of Indians around a campfire from a wild west show. The photo is probably of some small town in Louisiana.
Vintage and antique photographs of children with toys can be found also in our pages on Cabinet Cards, Carte de Visites, and Photos showing dolls and toys. Next to him sits a large composition doll propped up by a toy truck. Early twentieth century black and white postally unused postcard that shows a well dressed young boy and a wooden toy airplane on the table next to him. Over the doll on a table is a Lehmann tin toy automobile. The post card has a non-divided back & a "place one cent stamp here" stamp box. There is one small brown spot above the Lehmann toy. The photo is marked by the photographer in the negative at the lower right corner "No. The photo is of an outdoor scene from Easton, Pennsylvania which shows 10 lodge members standing in a float. The photo is of an outdoor scene from Middletown, Pennsylvania which shows the wreckage of the Y. This real photo postcard is from a group of ten different real photo postcards that we recently found showing cowgirls, cowboys, & Indians that all appear to be from a wild west show. In the photo accompanying this listing you can see a diagonal line. But, possibly New Orleans as the architecture looks appropriate for Louisiana. Original RPPC (real photo post card) showing three people sitting on horses.
The other shows seven German soldiers, four horses, and buildings. A log has a saw stuck in it as though they have stopped what they are doing to pose for the photographer. One postcard shows twenty-two German officers standing in front of a painted backdrop and a framed image of an imposing bearded man who wears many medals. When held to the light the paper in this this area shows up as a thin spot. The photo shows many soldiers on horseback as well as a quantity of soldiers standing around. Many businesses line the street & there is a dentist office advertised on the balcony of one of the buildings. The name "Fuime" is inked on the front top left corner of the card. The backs show no vertical dividing line but have the word "Correspondence" printed on the left and the word "Address" printed on the right.
There is a 5/8" diagonal crease at the upper right corner. The name of the city of Stuttgart can be seen in the address.. The four square AZO stamp box on the back would date the card to the 1926-1940's era. This is a sharp black & white photo with excellent detail. The top back left corner has a scuff off of the surface of the corner tip which measures 3/4" by 3/8". Original RPPC (real photo post card) showing members of the Italian cavalry. Five early twentieth century postally unused Hawaiian real photo postcards.
Some of the people in the car look down over the passenger side doors at the little toy car. Some distance back behind the float there is a band of black musicians. Other signs can be seen in the image including one with the word "Creamery" on the building on the right. There is a 1 1/2" long diagonal crease that can be seen in the photo just to the left of center in the upper part of the postcard. The horse on the right wears a patriotic star blanket.
The tin toy car in the image is a German litho tin windup limousine with a chauffeur driver. One of the band members carries a banner that says "Sarabia". The second floors of the buildings also have black spectators (mostly children) leaning on the railings. What can be read of that sign is: "rseheads Creamery Store House." Perhaps the "rse" is part of the name "Horseheads"? A sign over the top of the building on the left reads either "A. There is some light soiling and stains on the address side of the postcard. Early twentieth century real photo postcard showing a man flying a biplane over buildings, churches, and residences. The card was never addressed & it was never mailed. The post card has a divided back & an AZO stamp box with four triangles pointed up at the corners. Five original RPPC (real photo post cards) showing a man with a peg leg with his horse Toddax.
Original RPPC (real photo post card) showing four young girls with a flowered sand bucket. There is a note on the back of the card from Olive. The address side has a divided back with a stamp box that has a Cy Ko stamp box that is from the 1904 to 1920's period.
The postcard measures 5 7/16 inches by 3 7/16 inches.
From 1908 until 1913 production dates are not clear and were determined by copyright dates found on a few of the cards. After 1913, dates began to appear occasionally in the order books kept by the company and from 1922 on, production dates were well documented.
Year Production Numbers: 1908-10 A1 1910 A19922 1911 A22998 1912 A32000 1913 A32236 —A45599 1914 A45600 —A53999 1915 A54000 —A61999 1916 A62000 —A71999 1917 A72000 —A77320 1918 A77321 —A77481 1919 A77482 —A81999 1920 A82000 —A83599 1921 A83600 —A87975 1922 A87976 —A92873 1923 A92874 —A96826 1924 A96827 —A102410 1925 A102411 —A107826 1924 A107827 —A112867 1927 A112868 —A118311 1928 A118312 —A124180 An "-N" after a number indicates it was a reprinted card.
One postcard shows seven German officers on horseback and others standing around. There is an inscription in German in the negative that shows the years 1915/16. Four of the postcards are of landscapes and are described as follows: White printing in the lower part of the cards identifies the locations as: "Fern Forest, Hawaii," "Royal Palm, Honolulu," "Blow Hole, Oahu T. There are lots of early cars in the photo & a very unusual truck.