Publisher: Tichnor Brothers

Identifier: Tichnor Brothers
Biography: "Tichnor Brothers, Inc. (1911-1987) 160 N. Washington Street, Boston and Cambridge, MA A major publisher and printer of a wide variety of postcards types. Their view-cards were produced on a national level. They also produced a black & white series on the hurricane of 1938 in line block halftone. Their photochomes went under the trade name Lusterchrome. They also produced an early Tichnor Gloss series in offset lithography that was so heavily retouched they floated somewhere between being artist drawn and being a photograph. The company was sold in 1987 to Paper Majic." - http://www.metropostcard.com/publisherst.html, accessed March 2015