Collection 11 - Martin Berman Postcard collection

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Martin Berman Postcard collection

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  • Graphic material

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CA COWA 11

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  • 1900-1940 (Creation)
    Creator
    Berman, Martin

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Physical description

27 volumes (5200 postcards)

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Biographical history

Martin Berman grew up in Winnipeg but moved to Toronto to raise his family. He collected his first postcard on March 15, 1985. His goal was to collect postcards of Winnipeg and rural Manitoba.

Custodial history

Donated to the City of Winnipeg Archives by the Berman family, PR2016-10.

Scope and content

Collection consists of postcards of Winnipeg and rural Manitoba between 1900 and 1940 with no duplications.

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Good condition, preserved in proper archival sleeves.

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  • English

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Part of this collection is available in digital format and accessible online through the Winnipeg Public Library.

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Researchers are responsible for observing Canadian copyright restrictions.

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