Tag: Human Zoos

  • Human Zoos

    Human Zoos

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    Postcard collectors are very conscious that the cards we cherish reflect the people and events, as well as the standards and ethics of their time. Human Zoos is a scholarly examination of some postcards from an era that we hope will never be again. Postcard history can be controversial too.

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Past Article

Bob Teevan

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Can the dignity of inclusiveness be preserved when dealing with nearly century old newspaper accounts? Yes, is the answer, and Postcard History contributor, Bob Teevan does it with class, skill, and total historical honesty. In the era of the Eleventh Olympiad, language was much different than it is today.

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