Portland Maine Woolworth & Co c. 1910-20's Tourist 5' long Post Card SouvenirBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Americana, Travel, Tourism, Souvenirs, New England, Maine, Portland, Illustrated Souvenirs, oversized Post Cards, novelty tourist paper souvenirs).
Extension Post Card: 22 Views of Portland. Five Feet Long.
Published c. 1910-20's, Portland, Maine by C.S. Woolworth & Co.
22 post card views printed oversized on thin paper, plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial thin card stock self-closing envelope style covers, a long series of accordion style folded b&w views (now loose within the folder), printed on thin paper and at about twice the size of typical post cards.
Item is old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper covers age toned and gently rubbed/ worn, slight rubbing, slight evidence of a tiny pin hole through cover and some views (very easy to miss or completely), overlook)remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Text block paper is toned, signs of handling, small scattered spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this uncommon Maine department store customer promotional souvenir survives.
Covers measures c. 6 1/4" H x 8 1/4" W.