Thanksgiving greetings 14 cute antique postcards people sent back in the early 1900s

14 cute antique Thanksgiving postcards people sent back in the early 1900s

These 14 vintage postcards all feature Thanksgiving scenes of various types — most featuring a large feathered turkey! Take a look back at how people celebrated Thanksgiving Day with these greeting cards from around the turn of the century.
Good wishes for Thanksgiving day

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (5)


Vintage postcard: Thanksgiving greetings

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (14)


Thanksgiving greetings

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (9)


Antique postcard: Best wishes for a good Thanksgiving

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (6)


Thanksgiving greetings (1906)

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (11)


Antique Thanksgiving postcard: Thanksgiving greetings (1906)

Turkey with the American flag

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (12)


Thanksgiving greeting

While we indulge in the prosperity and pleasures of the present, let us have high hopes for the future

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (13)


Thanksgiving greeting

Turkeys and a country home on a hill

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (1)


Thanksgiving day greetings

I welcome this good season of mellow fruitfulness/as just one more occasion to wish you happiness

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (2)


Antique Thanksgiving postcard: Good wishes for Thanksgiving Day

Dinner table bounty, including wine, fruit, turkey and oysters

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (3)


Good wishes for Thanksgiving Day

A golden ear of corn from the harvest

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (4)


Thanksgiving Day: Mr & Mrs Turkey out for a ride in their red automobile

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (7)


Greetings of Thanksgiving

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (10)


Vintage Thanksgiving card: May all your wishes come true Thanksgiving Day

Vintage and antique Thanksgiving postcards from the early 1900s (8)

Images courtesy of the New York Public Library (NYPL)

Send this to a friend