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POSTPONED- Postcards and Visual Culture

May 4, 2022 - 7:00pm
Oak Park River Forest Museum
129 Lake St
Oak Park, IL 60302
United States

POSTPONED: Our program by Katherine Hamilton-Smith, which was scheduled for May 4, 2022 has been postponed. Please watch our website and social media for updates on when we will reschedule the program.


Our presenter Katherine Hamilton-Smith is the founding curator of the Curt Teich Postcard Archives—the world’s largest public collection of postcards and related materials. Her lavishly illustrated presentation will include examples of postcards from Oak Park and River Forest and will touch on the role Illinois played in the history and development of postcards.

Tickets are $5 for museum members and $7 for non-members. Please reserve your seat by contacting the museum on our website, by calling 708-848-6755, or by emailing