Tag Archives: Koehler

York Postcard Show Recap

More than two weeks have already passed since York happened, crazy! I got home that night, scanned everything in, and then left for Florida the next day. Rarest find- The Court of the Golden Fountains, Hippodrome, New York Hold to … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: One of My First Posts

Koehler published hold to light cards are beautiful no matter what city they are from, but especially when it is a card of Chicago! My 4th blog post ever from December 2010 was about a Chicago HTL card. Check it … Continue reading

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Newest Chicago Hold to Light

For Christmas I received a hold to light card of the Reflectory and Boat Station in Lincoln Park, Chicago. I am pretty sure “reflectory” is a play on the word refectory since this is a hold to light card. It … Continue reading

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Interesting Postcard Message- Shows Entire Top

This Hold to Light postcard features the Masonic Temple in Chicago. It is published by Koehler and postmarked 1909. It was sent from someone with the initials JHA to Mr. C.M. Long, saying: “I have been very careful to select … Continue reading

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Chicago Hold to Light by Koehler

This is a hold to light postcard published by J. Koehler, hand dated 1915. Though not postally used, I had to buy this postcard. I came across it on eBay for sale buy it now, 4.99. The seller did not … Continue reading

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