Worth a Thousand Words

1-11 LeavingForHike-WWIPostcards have always been one way to share an experience.  But a century ago, they were virtually the only way to share an experience.

Recently we took a look at how postcards were the text messages of their day, focusing on the depth of emotion that Naval Station Great Lakes recruits were able to convey in only a few short sentences.  But a look at the back of a postcard only tells half the story.
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