Their Edward H. Mitchell collection is being given to the U. C. Berkeley,
Cal. "Bancroft Library" on Dec. 3. 2016. This Collection of over 12,000 Postcards and ephemera depicting the Western United States, Hawaii and the Philippine Islands. Using the Postcards as a source, they will document the early 1898-1930 history of this area, making them available to all. Those items flagged with an "*" (asterisk) will indicate that the Bancroft Library has the Postcard! It will take them up to 6 months to a year before they will all be available to view, etc..

WALT will continue to keep this checklist updated and pass any new material to the Bancroft Library Advise Walt when you find new EHM Postcards/Ephemera at:






I. Determine if postcard is COLOR, SEPIA, divided or undivided back.

I-A.  Using Determine Back Types.



GO TO Divided Back1 thru 8

GO TO Undivided Back 1 thru 4


SEPIA Tone Cards


GO TO Divided Back 1 thru 5

GO TO Unnumbered




GO TO Misc items

GO TO Real Photo


III. NOTE: All Other types not in above categories can be found in special listings

defined in Checklist INDEX

IV.  Master Codes & Definitions,

OR  Suggested Codes to use by Collector to Maintain

his Inventory of EHM Material.

Other Publishers(Venders)

NOTE: (*) in USMP column will indicate change/addition!
(Credits-Initials of person adding info will be indicated) here.
Advise Walt, if you do not want Credits.
When Vendor column is blank "EHM" is assumed! "SPECIAL INFORMATION"
NOTICE: This Reference list for E H MITCHELL is for individual personal use "ONLY" Use &  Reproduction(Including scans) of this listing for business purposes will require Walt's written permission. ANY Links to this page will also require Walt's Permission
CREDITS: Walter R Kransky (SJPCC/SFBAPCC), and many others, with  information.

NOTE: For those of you who download these Listings for your PERSONAL USE - A donation of $15.00 USD would be appreciated by the San Jose Postcard Club, and the San Francisco Bay Area Postcard Club, P. O. Box 32042, San Jose, California, 95152 (The above have put many days and hours into this effort!)
Make Checks Payable to: SJPCC-Mary Ann Stanfield. Viewers/Users are also invited to join these two fine Postcard Clubs, based on your location. PS: If it is imperative(emergency) that you contact Walt-Call: 1-408-251-8304 after 7pm. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thank You, Walt
If you have information/corrections to add to this Checklist, for MITCHELL cards/material-Contact Walt:
Suggestions are also invited to improve these listing.

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