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Amityville, AD016.jpg
View of the Alexandra Hotel on Merrick Road, as seen from across the street. Caption on front of card provides information about the hotel. (B&W)

Valley Stream, VA014.jpg
View looking down Avondale Street, which is lined by houses on both sides. Text (printed in red) on the front of the card reads, “This is one of the many streets of GIBSON’S BETTER VALUE HOMES At Valley Stream, L.I. Less than 30 minutes from…

New Hyde Park, ND005.jpg
Advertising postcard featuring two images of the Canton House Cocktail Lounge, which was a Chinese restaurant. One image was of the exterior, and the other was of the interior. Vertically printed card with two images. Printed text on verso provides a…

Hempstead, HH081.jpg
Carpet Mart of Hempstead, Inc., advertising card featuring photograph of Mr. & Mrs. Guy Lombardo in a furnished and carpeted room. Printed on the verso is a message about a drawing to win a free carpet. Also on verso is typed addressee information.…

Rockville Centre, RE012.jpg
Two views of the Central Alinement Service shop. The top view (interior) depicts four cars in service bays and two mechanics at work. The bottom image (exterior) depicts the same four cars, as seen from shop’s driveway. Printed text on verso…

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Advertising postcard with image of a large fruit bowl on the front. Also on the front is text that reads, “Charles & Dianne Balducci’s Fruit Bowl.” Additional text provides information about orders and delivery. Two copies. (Color)

Oakdale, OC006.jpg
Advertising postcard with view of the Stirrup-Cup Castle restaurant’s gardens and main buildings as seen in a crystal ball. Additional information from front of card: " Tel. Sayville 889, Adolph Klug, Host." Message and addressee information, both…

Mineola, MS032.jpg
Advertising postcard featuring an illustration of the Davenport Printing Press building with a c.1910s automobile out in front. Printed on verso is information about the restaurant, and a small map showing its location. Also on verso are message and…

Valley Stream, VA009.jpg
Exterior view of Hoffman’s restaurant. There are three American flags flying on flagpoles in front of the building. Printed text on verso provides brief details about the restaurant. (Color)

Cedarhurst, CF001.jpg
Advertising card featuring image of the Cedarhurst Fire Department’s firehouse. Note: The card was an advertisement for the Standard Engraving Co. of New York, and printed on the verso were their rates for printing various quantities of postcards.…