1909 vintage home birth announcement postcard Oakland CA

$9.00 CAD

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Front has nice stork, baby and weight scale lithograph image. Superb colors!

A fine boy, Edward, weighing eleven big pounds, was born at 7:30 A.M. on July 13th 1909 at 1115 ½ Willow St. Oakland to Mr. and Mrs. Cox.

Lithograph postcard ‘Copyright 1908 H.I.Robbins Boston’.

Postmarked Oakland CA on July 17th 1909 to Alliance OH.

Some edge and corner wear and chipping at corners. Graphics are bright and colorful with very light wear under close inspection.


The Robbins Brothers Co.   (1907-1912) Boston, MA

A publisher and printer of New England view-cards and holiday cards in tinted halftone. They distributed many of their cards through the Metropolitan News Co.