6/9/2013: The Persistent Allure of Postcards

 
Members of the Twin City Postcard Club address the history, romance, and value of postcards. They also explore why postcards remain relevant in today's era of digital communications. And they share stories about collections, shows, and adventures in deltiology.
 
With Chuck Donley, Gary Anderson, Julie Henricksen, Fred Schiffman, and Pete Lee.
 
Host and engineer: Libby Donohue
Production assistant: Leila Giannetti
Additional assistance from Mark Fredell, Michael Fischbein, and Mike Stapp.
 
Playlist Tracks: 
The Who - Postcard
Album: Odds & Sods; Label: Track Records
Shocking Blue - Send Me a Postcard
Album: single; Label: Metronome
Bridgit Mendler - Postcard
Album: Hello My Name Is (deluxe edition); Label: Hollywood
Barenaked Ladies - Another Postcard
Album: Everything to Everyone; Label: Reprise
Bruce Springsteen - Growin' Up
Album: Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J.; Label: Columbia
Fred Schiffman - Member, Twin City Postcard Club
Topics: background of Twin City Postcard Club, history of postcards, and more
Chuck Donley - President, Twin City Postcard Club
Topics: reasons to collect postcards, collectors' shows, and more
Julie Henricksen - Member, Twin City Postcard Club
Topics: relevance of postcards in digital era, postcard niches, and more
Gary Anderson - Member, Twin City Postcard Club
Topics: postmarks, disaster-related postcards, and more
Pete Lee - Host of Bop Street (KFAI); member of Twin City Postcard Club
Topics: postcards from childhood travels, large letter postcards, and more