University of Illinois Urbana, Sjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection

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Hy Mariampolski

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Hy Mariampolski honors the passing of a friend with this article illustrated with cards she collected. The Russian restaurants and tea-rooms of Manhattan helped eastern European immigrants of the 1900s through the 1920s feel at home without the political machinations of Old World tyrants, thugs, and miscreants.

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