Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

Category Archives: Christmas postcards

More nice presents to come… (1908)

Dear Aunty very happy Xmas to you. dad bought me a nice big house for Xmas so I like Xmas time I hear I have got some more nice presents … Continue reading

December 21, 2017 · 1 Comment


Tortoise Denise Fiedler, 2013 / Design by ArtPress Publishing Limited / Printed in the UK / DF5151 Postmarked 18th December 2014, from Jane, drunk in London

January 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Happy Christmas

The Christmas card as we know it today started life in 1843 when English inventor Sir Henry Cole commissioned a set of 2000+ cards which were sold for a shilling … Continue reading

December 25, 2014 · Leave a comment