Comic Postcards

Postcard by Gus Dirks, an American who emigrated from Germany. He committed suicide at the age 21. His brother was Rudolph Dirks, the creator of the Katzenjammer Kids. Both were pioneers of comic art in the U.S. This card is from a series published by Snap Shots of England around 1902


Felix the Cat (Italy)


Postcard by Gene Carr (U.S.)


The three postcards shown below are all modern continental sized postcards.


A rack card advertising the release of a book featuring the work of Frank Miller (U.S.)


Japanese postcard featuring Astro Boy by Tezuka


Masters of Anime: A Century of Japanese Animation – an exhibit held at the Smithsonian in Washington DC in 1999


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Postcard Collecting: A Hobby