Tag: Vicctrola

  • Phonographs on Postcards

    Phonographs on Postcards


    Few of us today remember phonographs, Gramophones, or the Victrola, but nearly 150 years since their invention by Thomas Edison they fascinate us all.

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Past Article

Spence Gordon


History is jammed and packed full of mysteries like the one brought to light in this article. The questions are most frequently, “What is it?” “Where did it come from?” and “Who put it there?”. Guest contributor, Gordon Spence, President of the Hampton Roads (Virginia) Postcard Club, examines the history and the mysterious disappearance of a monument he never saw, but learned about from a linen Virginia large-letter greeting postcard.

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