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Postcards were first introduced in the late s, and rapidly became popular both as an eye-catching means of communication and as mementos to be collected in bound postcard albums. Postcards can be divided into two broad groups: illustrated — bearing a drawn or painted scene - and photographic — showing a real person or place caught by a camera. The former are enjoyed by modern collectors for their artistic merits, while the latter are sought after for the insights they offer into social history. Both kinds of cards can be valuable. Look to see how old the postcard is. Those dating from to are keenly collected.
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Once you've figured out which of your cards are rare, look up what they're worth online through websites like Cards Online and eBay. You can also visit a local card-collector or hobby shop to have your rare cards appraised. To learn more about how the card's condition affects its price, keep reading! This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Together, they cited information from 11 references.
In the late s and early s, postcards started to be issued globally, even though they had been circulated sparingly since the s. The early 20th century is generally considered to be the Golden Age of Postcards. Condition is an extremely important to consideration when buying postcards.