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St. Augustine Jeep Train

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards • TAGS: .

Another example of a Jeep Train. This one is from St. Augustine.

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Willys Overland Service Postcard

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

Here’s a neat postcard image that John shared with me. Unfortunately, there’s nothing to indicate the year. Based on the comment that tops are available in canvas, plastic, and wood, this is likely a late ’40s postcard.

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1950s ‘Feshin Hole’ Wagon Postcard on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards, Willys Wagons

UPDATE: Another Feshin Hole Postcard for sale.

“Scene shows a view of a catch of an 11 feet & over 1,000 pound Hammerhead Shark with 46 young caught near Bahia Honda by Wilma Branter of Ye Olde Feshin Hole of Marathon, Florida. Postcard is in very good condition and is postally unused.”

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Late ’40s? Willys-Overland Sales & Service Postcard on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Advertising & Brochures, Features, Postcards

Neat old postcard.

“VINTAGE POSTCARD – CONDITION: VG-EXC *See Scans Below For Detailed Condition of Both Sides.”

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1959 Canfield Wrecker FC Postcard on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

Great vintage postcard.

“original Postcard , 8.5 x 5.5 , Canfield Tow Truck Equipment .”

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1944 Idaho Potato Postcard w/ Jeep on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

UPDATE: Back on eBay.

This seems like an appropriate card, since we’ll be driving through Idaho today. The back of the postcard mentions Gowen Field.

“Military Comic Vintage postcard army soldier navy USN americana World War II WWII jeep”

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1942 Postcard of early Jeep Pulling Cart on eBay

I imagine the only thing that would have made this better for soldiers is if women had been serving the ice cream!

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How About this Great B’Day Card?

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

John and his family sent me this great birthday car! Thanks!

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WWII Postcard to Recruit Women on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

Great postcard.

“This is a very meaningful historical event of mankind history on postcard and this postcard is VERY VERY RARE.

Our Extensive collections are source through antique shop, collectibles shop, flea market and second hand market, we could not trace the originality and the previous owner status is unconfirmed but the card age consistently.”

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Jeep Christmas Card on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

I like the maze for the jeep on the inside. More jeep-like than a jeep.

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1942 Postcard Jeep & Ice Cream Wagon on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

Here’s an odd postcard.

“Military Comic Vintage postcard army soldier navy USN americana World War II WWII Ice Cream truck Hot Dogs jeep tank battle field”

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More Pics from Charles

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images, Postcards

Here’s another round of pics from Charles.

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1942 Postcard

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airport base AVORD – 10 oct 1945–airbase avord not known to me suppose france ?

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french vintage postcard

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original clipping of newspaper 1960-stockton california-actor jamie farr in back of the jeep

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photo taken in angola -africa

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Jeep in Africa Postcard on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

Interesting card.

Original old from c1945 WWII postcard .
Caption :
Publisher / Editor / Series :
Condition : Excellent (no bends, tears or creases).
Size : Approx. 4″ x 6″ ( 10 x 15 cm).”

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Photos of Royal Flush Jeep and Jeep/Peep Card on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Old Images, Postcards

Steve spotted this unusual collection.

“Rare Jeep WW2 Archive of photo’s of Lt. Jack Curtis of Youngstown, Ohio and His Jeep “Royal Flush”. Also included is a Rare envelope from a Christmas card from the ETO and the Home front. He evidently made a model of the “Royal Flush ” Jeep at sometime and made 4 photo’s of it! Includes small article about Lt. Curtis during a exploit during the Battle of the Bulge published in the New York paper from some kind of publication. He was with water supply, Combat Engineers. Also includes 19 photo’s of Lt. Curtis ,Curtis and wife,Curtiss and “royal Flush Jeep, Buddies and “Royal Flush”Jeep w/ Curtiss and Buddies,4 pictures of his model of his Jeep ‘Royal Flush”, also includes Rare Christmas card with Rare Peep/Jeep envelope! The Jeep had the name “Royal Flush ” painted on the front reminiscent of Plane Nose Art but I guess you would call it Jeep Art! Payment expected within three days. Used-Sold as is.Happy Bidding!””

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Valentine Jeep Card on eBay

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It’s perfect for your valentine.

“Vintage UNUSED (unsigned) Valentine children’s one sided card, like the kind we would exchange in school with each other. Please check out photos for image, caption and condition. These are a reminder of yesteryear and wonderful childhood school memories!! I am a smoke and pet free environment.”

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2 Postcards From The Ouray Area

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

David shared scans of these two Colorado postcards.

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Jeep In Africa Postcard on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

How about this unusual postcard.

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Santa Jeep Card on eBay

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A jeep on each page of this card.

“An adorable vintage Christmas greeting card featuring:
Santa Claus driving a green Jeep filled with gifts.
The card measures approx. 4″ x 4 1/2″.
Signed inside, slight edge wear.”

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CJ-3B & Jeep-A-Trench Postcard on eBay

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Cool postcard. Nice shot of the Auburn Machine Works in the background.

“VINTAGE POSTCARD ADVERTISING JEEP-A-TRENCH TRUCK/CAR AUBURN NEBRASKA NICE!!!”

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Postcard of CJ-3B & Camping in Death Valley on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Features, Postcards

Looks like a great place to camp!

“Vintage Postcard Desert Camping barbacue jeep”

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1945 Christmas Card on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

Great card.

“1945 UNUSED, WWII Paris France, US Allied, Jeep, Vtg Christmas Card”

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1950 Fire Jeep Birthday Card on ebay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

Looks like a pedal fire jeep card.

“Vintage die-cut paper Greeting Card – Happy Birthday – please see above all scan picture & condition ..
– Measure Size: 4-1/4″ length x 5-1/2″ height close fold 1/4 and full open is 8-1/2″ length ..
– Used – signed/writing on inside card ..
– Year: 1950 write”

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Jeep Birthday Card on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Artists/Drawings, Features, Postcards

Here’s a neat vintage birthday card.

“Vintage die-cut fold paper Greeting Card Birthday Brother- please see above all scan picture & condition ..
– Measure Size: 4-1/2″ length x 5-3/4″ height close 1/4 fold and full open is 9″ length of 1/2, blank inside full sheet ..
– Unused – no signed/writing on card ..
– Year: 1940s – 1950s ..
– Condition: no wear – no scrapbook residue on back”

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Postcard Featuring Bantam BRC-40s on eBay

• CATEGORIES: Bantam-FordGP-WillysMA-EarlyJPs, Features, Postcards

This postcard shows multiple Bantam BRC-40s at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds.

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