Manuscripts & Paper Collectibles

Manuscripts and ephemera offer a unique snapshot of history. Discover our selection of collecting guides articles about manuscripts and paper collectibles - read about beautiful illuminated manuscripts or learn how start your collection of vintage postcards.

October 05, 2021
Postcards were collected right from the start, and are still sought after today by collectors of pop culture, photography, advertising, wartime memorabilia, local history, and many other categories.
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July 10, 2021
Ephemera are objects, usually made from paper, created to be used for a short time only - things designed to be temporary. Learn about examples of ephemera, including greeting cards, newspapers, magazines, maps, menus, letters and postcards, and vintage posters.
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