The Best Vintage Postcard from Every State
Travel back in time to see awe-inspiring destinations from coast to coast.
This kitschy map of Alabama dates to 1969. The illustration features tourist destinations, such as Helen Keller’s birthplace and Gulf Shores, alongside the state bird, state flower, and the state flag.
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Long before the famous sled dog race, teams traveled along the Iditarod Trail from coastal port towns to the inland gold rush towns. Sleds carried supplies in and gold out, as seen in this image of Seward, Alaska, that dates to approximately 1910. Learn the true story behind the most iconic photos in American history.
The bold colors of this retro postcard capture memories of a sunny vacation to Arizona’s Sonoran desert. This Sedona, Arizona, road trip is just as magical as everyone says it is.
Eureka Springs is nestled in the heart of Arkansas’ Ozark Mountains. This vintage postcard depicts the natural “healing springs,” which attracted people to establish a town here in 1879. Still a popular vacation destination today, Eureka Springs also contains a charming Victorian-era historic district. Do you know the secret quirks of all 45 U.S. presidents?
This postcard from 1958 highlights scenic landscapes near Colorado Springs, “The Switzerland of America,” including the towering Pike’s Peak and Garden of the Gods.
South Manchester was known worldwide in the early 20th century for producing high-quality silk thread and material. This postcard shows how the town’s Main Street appeared around 1905. Trolley tracks are visible on the left side of the image.
Travelers still flock to Florida to soak up the sun, play golf and go fishing. But we love the vintage feel of this 1955 wooden postcard. These rare, vintage photos show what life was like in the 1950s.