Section contains sites related to collecting vintage advertising trade cards. Sites found here will include personal collectors sites, dealer sites, informational sites, etc. Please do not mistake this section for modern sports and game trading cards. Those categories may be found at Recreation-Collecting-Sports or Recreation-Collecting-Trading Cards. Trade Cards Advertising Collectibles Collecting Recreation.
- Dealers (Antiques and Collectibles)
- Wikipedia: A trade card is a square card that is small, but bigger than the modern visiting card, and is exchanged in social circles, that a business distributes to clients and potential customers. Trade cards first became popular at the end of the 17th century in Paris, Lyon and London. They functioned as advertising and also as maps, directing the public to the merchants' stores.
- Advertising postcard - An advertising postcard is a postcard used for advertising purposes. Postcards are used in advertising as an alternative to or to complement other print advertising such as catalogs, letters, and flyers. Advertising postcards may be mailed or distributed in other ways.
- Baseball card ? The earliest baseball card s were trade cards.
- Carte de visite - The carte de visite, abbreviated CdV, was a type of small photograph which was patented in Paris by photographer Andr Adolphe Eug ne Disd ri in 1854, although first used by Louis Dodero. It was usually made of an albumen print, which was a thin paper photograph mounted on a thicker paper card.
- Cigarette card ? a type of trade card packaged in tobacco products.
- Postcard - A postcard or post card is a rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended for writing and mailing without an envelope. Shapes other than rectangular may also be used.
- Prize s ? Trade cards were some of the earliest "prize s" packaged in retail products.
- Business cards
- Images EBL Historical Collection www
Images of medicine-makers advertising trade cards. EBL Historical Collection.
- Informative German Cards www
Informative site about German cigarette and trade cards. Cards. Includes listings by manufacturer and theme. German Cards.
- Features Dannec's Tea Cards www
Features galleries of Red Rose Brooke Bond Tea card series. Tea Cards. Also includes a gallery of floaty pens, and an essay about eBay pricing. Dannec's Tea Cards.
- Specializes TeaCard.Com www
Specializes in Red Rose Tea cards, TeaCard.Com, with information about some other companies as well. Includes FAQ, links, and buy and sell pages. TeaCard.Com.
- An Steve Talbot's Cartophily Pages www
An informational site on cartophily, Talbot's Cartophily Pages, the hobby of collecting cigarette cards. Includes a brief history of the hobby and information on how to start and maintain a collection. Steve Talbot's Cartophily Pages.
- Specializes Teacards.com www
Specializes in Brooke Bond tea cards. Teacards.com. Includes complete listing with some images, and links. Teacards.com.
- Collection Reggie's Victorian Trade Card Album www
Collection of Victorian-era trade cards. Reggie's Victorian Trade Card Album.
- Society The Cartophilic Society of Great Britain www
Society for the collecting of cigarette and advertising trade cards. Cartophilic Society of Great Britain. Includes its history, meeting locations, news, membership benefits, an application form and a list of publications. The Cartophilic Society of Great Britain.
- Society Queensland Card Collectors Society www
Society for those who collect postcards, Card Collectors Society, trade cards and cigarette cards. Queensland Card Collectors Society.
- Lists Internet Phonecard Trading Page www
Lists many collectors/dealers and is very useful to any collector of small pieces of plastic Internet Phonecard Trading Page.
- Greek Spanos, Vasileios www
Greek collector with worldwide swaps. Spanos, Vasileios.
- Printable Kaotic Non-Sports Trading Card Site www
Printable checklists, Non-Sports Trading Card Site, forums, and a collection tracking program for non sport trading cards. Kaotic Non-Sports Trading Card Site.
- Come Daily Sports Card www
Come here to see baseball cards, Sports Card, football cards, hockey cards, and basketball cards from all eras and brands including rookie cards and rare cards. Daily Sports Card.
- Images Burkett's Antiques www
Images from a twentieth century nostalgia collection. Antiques. Includes handy oilers, Aunt Jemima, and Girl Scout items. Burkett's Antiques.
- A Antique Advertising www
A collector's site with old tins and signs, Advertising, country store items, antique advertising, and tobacciana. Antique Advertising.
- Alexa: Trade Cards Advertising Collectibles
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Trade Cards Advertising Collectibles
- DMOZ: Trade Cards Advertising Collectibles
dmoz.org Directory: Trade Cards Advertising Collectibles