Dating old photo cards
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If the back has a smooth, plastic surface, it’s modern.
If you change the angle of the photo to a light source, the silvering will become stronger and darker, sometimes disappearing.
It can range in intensity and often resembles a silvery patina.
But the correspondent did not date their message and the postmark franking on the stamp is smudged. To help make some sense of being able to date old postcards, first we give a short general history of postcards.
This is be followed by more detailed listings for some countries - Great Britain, the United States of America and France.