Tag: Observatory Postcards

  • My Five Favorite Postcards

    My Five Favorite Postcards


    Charles W. Hanson is 93 years old. When he was a boy he worked at an observatory in Massachusetts. His job wasn’t a big-deal, but it fostered a life-long fascination with all things astronomic. He claims he can remember the first star he saw through a telescope. Charlie lives with one of his three daughters…

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Past Article

Hy Mariampolski


Postcard History has reached a milestone – Three Years of Publication! As we end our third year, it seemed appropriate to present a two-part article that would open our fourth year. Coney Island is a genuine American experience and only a few know it the way Hy Mariampolski does.

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