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Missionary Postcard Collection
The Yale Divinity Library holds approximately 25,000 missionary postcards. These postcards were produced by mission sending agencies and distributed throughout Europe and America with the intent of promoting support for the missions' work and providing information about non-Western peoples and customs.
More than 5,000 postcards have been digitized and are accessible via the following two websites:
- International Mission Photography Archive: 4700+ postcards (Restrict search Yale and search for "postcard")
- ATLA Cooperative Digital Resource Initiative: 350+ postcards (Search or browse by collection)