Dating vo hammon postcards
Perforated along the edge so they could be removed and mailed. Folder measures about 6 1/8 inches wide x 4 1/4 inches long.
In 1917 they invented gift wrapping and they became the first company to advertise cards on a national basis.
Note: there is a vehicle circa 1900/1920 parked on the side of the pharmacy.
An important publisher of fine illustrated books and postcards.
At the beginning of World War One they owned 149 vessels but most ended up being confiscated by belligerent powers.
In 1920 they became part of the American Ship and Commerce Line, then merged with Norddeutschar Lloyd to become Hapag-Lloyd.Hall purchased the Himes Studio in 1938 where he began selling his own real photo postcards. After some success in selling packets of postcards in 1910 Joyce Clyde Hall set ub his own distribution business the following year.