Category Archives: Ellen Clapsaddle

Memorial Day

“Nor shall their story be forgot.” In memory of all our brave servicemen and women who lost their lives for our country.<3  

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Best Easter Wishes

Back in 2011 I posted a Clapsaddle Easter card that reminded me of Alice and Wonderland. I have since purchased two other cards from the same series and realized I never posted either of them, so here is one of … Continue reading

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Best Wishes for a Happy Hallowe’en

Halloween is only 15 short days away! What better way to start counting down than by looking at Halloween postcards. This unsigned Ellen Clapsaddle Halloween card was mailed October 25, 1921 from Millbury, Massachusetts to Block Island, Rhode Island. It’s … Continue reading

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Best Easter Wishes

  I haven’t been searching much for Clapsaddle since I started collecting soldiers mail, but I recently one this Easter card on eBay. Easter Clapsaddle cards are my favorite of all the holidays. “I’ve planted the seeds in my garden, you … Continue reading

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Good Digestion Thanksgiving

It’s tough going through and finding Thanksgiving cards of mine. I don’t have any Whitney, one Dwig from my last post, and only a handful of Amelia’s. Most of mine are Clapsaddle, so here is a card from series 503, … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patty’s Day!

“Sweet Irish smiles I gaily fling, and give you all fair warning, I’m going to dance and going to sing, on St. Patrick’s day in the morning.” This Clapsaddle girl and poem were mailed on March 5, 1918. There are … Continue reading

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Hearty Christmas Wishes

“Hearty Christmas Wishes. Plenty of Good Cheer, Good friends ever near.” This Clapsaddle card was mailed from Buffalo on December 21, 1916. It is one of a series of 4. The three children and their dog are spying to see … Continue reading

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Blue Clapsaddle Thanksgiving Series

Thanksgiving is almost here, and this Thanksgiving series by Clapsaddle features a vibrant blue background (with white borders, but my scanner cut some of them off) with four little chefs. Each chef is holding a different part of the turkey … Continue reading

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Hallowe’en Greeting

Tomorrow is Halloween, and I hope that everyone with children and grandchildren is able to enjoy it! To continue the Halloween spirit this is the last Halloween card being shown. This Clapsaddle card of a scared little boy that was … Continue reading

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Best Wishes for a Happy Hallowe’en

This card was briefly showcased after my trip to the Allentown Paper Show in July, but here it is again! This Halloween card was published by Wolf, and I am 98% sure it is an unsigned Clapsaddle. It was mailed … Continue reading

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