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Guide to the Dale E. Jenkins Collection of Manhattan Restaurant Postcards
circa 1901–1950s
 PR 337

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Joseph Ditta, August 2017

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 26, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. (Researchers may not accrue unused copy amounts from previous days.)

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained from: Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024. Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 270. Fax: (212) 579-8794.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the Dale E. Jenkins Collection of Manhattan Restaurant Postcards, PR 337, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Credit line (for exhibition labels): Gift of Dale E. Jenkins.

Related Archival Materials

A number of the restaurants in this collection are also represented in boxes 51–52 of the Postcard File (PR 054), arranged alphabetically by restaurant name.
Printed menus for some of these restaurants might be found in the 10,000-piece  Arnold Shircliffe Menu Collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dale E. Jenkins, 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Archivist Joseph Ditta, August, 2017.