This collection brings together the postcards in the Toledo's Attic collection.  The collections appear in alphabetic order and are presented in a slideshow format.  Use the controls to move forward, backward, and or the slide presentations play through automatically.




Churches - A collection showing Toledo's historic churches

City Life - Images of events, city views, street life, and even a futuristic model of Toledo from 1945

Government - Images of court buildings, post offices, and other government functions such as waterworks

Hotels - Hotels represent hospitality and have invited the finest architects to design Toledo's historical hotels

Hospitals - Images of health facilities

Industry - Images representing Toledo's historic industrial establishments

Military - Images feature the Armory, Camp Taft, and soldiers' homecoming

Monuments and Parks -  Images of Toledo statues, monuments, and historical parks

Railroad, Stations, and Terminals  iImages of rail lines, Union Station (then and now), and other terminals

Rivers, Canals, and Bridges  - Images of the Maumee River, canals, docks, and shipping.

Schools - Images feature Toledo's historic schools and the Toledo Manual Training School (Toledo University using Central Catholic High School's building) in Downtown Toledo

Toledo Art Museum and Public Library - Images of the Toledo Museum of Art and the Public Library (then and now)




Social Institutions









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