Postcards/ periodical

Object Number: 
2002.1.3275
Date: 
1996
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
6 1/2 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A folding cardboard packet that contains a set of postacard from Life magazine black and white photographs. The front has a photo of children with the red and white "Life" magazine logo at the top. The reverse shows all twelve postcards and reads "Expressions of Life". Inside are twelve postcards with black and white photos of subjects including children playing in a city park, a ticker-tape parade police motorcade, a child hunting through a barrel of marbles, a 1950's car with huge fins, a drive-in restaurant, a man silhouetted against a lake swinging a small child from each arm, babies in a hospital nursery, as well as scenes of outdoor and home life from 1941 through 1963.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group