Vintage postcards can be as meaningful as they are beautiful. Whether passed down through your own family or found at a garage sale or antique shop with strangers' notes, postcards recalling past eras or images of your favorite city as it once looked make for great decor or collections. If they've never been used, we love the idea of a decades-old postcard becoming new mail. Time Out Chicago dug through some archives, linking us to a few postcard history sites:
The Time Out article digs through Lake County Discovery Museum's Curt Teich Postcard Archives and the Chicago postcard history website, and we are digging some more.