A Passion For Postcards

Back in the early 20th century, long before computers or telephones were standard, postcards were like e-mail.


McCoy searches eBay every day, easily spending $60 or $70 for a coveted card. But he says deltiology is more than a quirky hobby. "I’m buying history, buying back a piece of hometown D.C."

(Photos courtesy of Jerry McCoy.)

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