Bucks History

National Postcard Publishers

This page documents postcard publishers in Buckinghamshire. The list is split into two parts, firstly publishers in Bucks and secondly those outside Bucks (mainly national publishers which have produced local postcards).

 

National Publishers
Publisher Name Address Series Start Year End Year Notes
The British Mirror Series ? ? <=1906 ? Ref "28/1 172","28/? 174"
Bush & Warwick Art Printers Bedford ? <=1917 ? All Saints Church,HW posted 1917
F.Frith & Co. Ltd Reigate ? <=1908 ? Ref="T.S HWE 67", Ref="53667", Ref="T.S. HWE 63", Ref="T.S. HWE 70",Ref="MLW 39",Ref="43023",Ref="BE 15"
S.Hildesheimer & Co London & Manchester Thames Valley <=1908 ? Card posted in 1908. Ref="5388"

WHS

Kingsway

? Kingsway Real Photo Series <=1911 ?

Ref="238C"

Parish Church, Slough S 7487 posted 10 Oct 1911

Pictorial Stationary Co Ltd London Peacock Series     Langley Church card posted 22 Nov 1905
Shurey's Publications ? ?? <=1907 ? card posted in 1907
T.V.A.P. Oxford Series XXVII <=1931 ? ref="1118"
T.V.A.P. Oxford Series LXXVII <=1931 ? ref="1537"
Raphael Tuck & Sons ? Oilette, Up The River Series XI ? ? Ref="7715"
Valentine's ? ? <=1900 ? Early Valentine's cards can be dated if there is a (small) reference number on the front. <11788=earlier than 1900,<32485=earlier than 1910,<c65895=earlier than 1920,<c83205=earlier than 1930,< 208471=earlier than 1940. Seen references are "20-1","41901","40-1","38-1","20-1 & 81775,"20-1"&79588
Valentine's K Series ? <=1909 ? Ref "79593"
? ? Chester Vaughan Series ? ?  
? ? Cleaves Photoseries <=1915 ? Ref="11513"

W.H.A

W.H. Applebee

Ashford Middlesex   1912 1929 Cards have W.H.A. followed by a number