Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Fun at the Beach, circa 1927

In Postcards > Real Photo Postcards > Show & Tell.
ron1939's loves132 of 246Grandma LucilleAluminium metal playing cards
19
Love it
1
Like it

auraaura loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
antiqueroseantiquerose loves this.
mareredwaremareredware loves this.
PostCardCollectorPostCardCollector loves this.
Ted_StraubTed_Straub loves this.
artdecogirlartdecogirl loves this.
ron1939ron1939 loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
ho2cultchaho2cultcha loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
Lady_PickerLady_Picker likes this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
RadegunderRadegunder loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
toolate2toolate2 loves this.
JewelsJewels loves this.
walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
See 18 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 6 years ago

    marcobabe13
    (84 items)

    This is a photo of my husband's grandmother, uncle, and father. It's a picture postcard and a no-brainer as far as the date and location! Even though it doesn't look like they were having fun (why don't folks in old photos ever smile?) I'm sure they did have fun. My father-in-law (right) would have been about 9 years old and his brother 6 years old. Does anyone know what pier is in the background?

    logo
    Real Photo Postcards
    See all
    Early 1900s Collection of 26 Real Photo Postcards RPPC of Alva Oklahoma
    Early 1900s Collection of 26 Real P...
    $154
    HALLOWEEN SERIES TWO  VINTAGE STYLE REAL PHOTO POSTCARDS*COLLECT THEM ALL*
    HALLOWEEN SERIES TWO VINTAGE STYLE...
    $26
    1907 Real Photo Postcard 2 Circus Clowns Fake Nose & Teeth Patched Overalls Nice
    1907 Real Photo Postcard 2 Circus C...
    $15
    Huge Postcard Lot 500+ NO CHROMES ~ RPPC Real Photo~Towns~Transportation Romance
    Huge Postcard Lot 500+ NO CHROMES ~...
    $109
    logo
    Early 1900s Collection of 26 Real Photo Postcards RPPC of Alva Oklahoma
    Early 1900s Collection of 26 Real P...
    $154
    See all

    Comments

    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      beautiful!!!
    2. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
      Great photo!
    3. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
      Getting your picture taken was serious business, that's why they didn't smile.
      The pier may be this one ( it was damaged by a runaway barge in 1926 & rebuilt in 1927);
      http://miamiarchives.blogspot.ca/2013/01/minskys-miami-beachs-most-popular-strip.html
    4. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 6 years ago
      Thank you Sean68, and thanks, walksoftly, for the information and link. I believe you're right about the pier!
    5. scottvez scottvez, 6 years ago
      Love these souvenir RPPCs!

      scott
    6. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 6 years ago
      They look like they maybe watching a TV!!
    7. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 5 years ago
      Very similar to a photo I saw on this site a year or two ago, hope someone can do some good investigating !~
    8. PostCardCollector PostCardCollector, 5 years ago
      I don't have anything like this in my collection--so for me, it is pretty unusual.
      I really like it.
    9. mareredware mareredware, 5 years ago
      Love the beanies! Reminds me of The Little Rascals,!
    10. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      Merry Christmas to you and Your Family!! All the Best in 2017 !

      No beach here -- but FINALLY SNOWED !!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.