Western New York Postcard Club
A Club For Collectors Of Vintage Postcards
Postcard History is a free online magazine dedicated to vintage and historic picture postcards and the many stories associated with them. We feature richly illustrated articles designed to both inform and entertain postcard collectors and history buffs. We also...
During the Golden Age of Postcards postcrds were printed in the United States and Germny. Join us for our September meeting to learn about these comanies. A presentation by Bill Burton, publisher of PostcardHistory.net
Our annual postcard show and sale is scheduled for Sunday, October 10 at the Perinton Recreation Center. Save the date. More details to come. We changed the date from the 17th so it doesn't conflict with the Wichita Postcard Show which is the weekend of the 17th
Meeting Dates 2021
All meetings are held via Zoom from 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
February 1, 2021 – Real Photo Postcards by Ken Wilson – View Recording
March 6, 2021 (Saturday) 3:00 PM – Discussion about postcards from both Wichita and Rochester. Join us for this joint meeting of our club together with the Wichita Postcard Club.
April 5, 2021 (Monday) – Presentation by Hal Ottaway of the Wichita Postcard Club. Pyrophoto Real Photo Postcards, or those red postcards. View Recording
May 4, 2021 (Tuesday) 7:00 PM – Coney Island Postcards, a presentation by Bob Yorburg. View Recording
June 7, 2021 (Monday) 7:00 PM – Postcards from the Workplace by Ira Srole. View Recording
July 6, 2021 (Tuesday) 7:00 PM – Artist’s Postcards – Presentation by postcard artist, Michael Langenstein View Recording
August 2, 2021 at 7:00 PM – Mark Jones, online postcard seller with stores on eBay, Etsy and Hop Postcards, will talk about his experience selling postcards online. View video recording
September 13, 2021 at 7:00 PM – Bill Burton, publisher of PostcardHistory.net will do a presentation about the companies that printed postcards. Some enjoyed huge profits and others closed as the Golden Age of Postcards faded into history. View Recording
October 10, 2021 – NOTE NEW DATE Annual Postcard Show and Sale. 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Perinton Recreation Center
November 1, 2021 at 7:30 PM – Real Photo Postcards from photographer John V. Dedrick. Presenttion by Hal Ottaway of the Wichita Postcard Club.