David W. Hughes Collection—Postcards
List by Country
of city showing the bridge of Mont-Blanc and the cathedral.
Nations building. Black & white.
- Grindelwald. First—Five views
of the chair lift and sights seen on the ride. Mountains and chalets.
- Grindelwald – First—Five views, two showing the chair
lift, one with cattle, children in traditional dress, mountain scenery.
- Grindelwald, die Firstbahn—Chair
lift with three mountain peaks in background. Black & white.
of the mountain Fiescherwand. Black & white.
Addressed to: Doctor David Hughes, Wyncote,
PA. From: Fred. June 6, 1957.
- Jungfraubahn, Jungfraujoch—Six
views of the area including the train station, train, and snow-covered
mountain peaks. Picture captions in German. Black & white.
of Jungfraujoch from the Hotel Berghaus. Three crows(?) in
foreground. Black & white.
- Jungfraujoch with buildings and Mönch
peak in background. Black & white.
- Die Jungfrau—Two postcards. One addressed:
Mrs. John R. Noon, Wyncote, PA.
From: Jack. Aug. 23, 1958.
with Jungfrau in
viewed from high trail. Children in traditional dress in foreground; city
below; Mönch and Jungfrau
with Jungfrau and Mönch in background. Black & white.
- Beatenberg bei Interlaken
with Eiger, Mönch, and
Jungfrau peaks in background. Black & white.
mountain peaks—Mürren, Eiger,
Mönch and Jungfrau.
Black & white.
with Swiss flag on hill. Die Jungfrau
in background. Black & white. Addressed to: Mrs. Frank R. Hughes, Cape
May, NJ. From: David. Aug. 22, 1958.
Oberland. Ten separate pictures including the Jungfrau and other peaks, research
institute buildings, sled dog, and train, in paper folder. Black &
white. 7 x 9 cm.
- Lac Léman (Lake Geneva) in
foreground with the Dents du Midi mountains in background. Black & white.
- Locarno, Lungolago.
City along shoreline with boat on lake.
- Locarno-Muralto—City in foreground; Lake Maggiore in background.
- Lugano-Paradiso—Panorama of city and mountains.
Flowering tree in foreground. Black & white.
- Lugano-Panorama printed on front of card. City with
mountains in background. Black & white.
with striped posts in foreground. Black & white.
- Lugano with Monte San Salvatore.
and the Mountains—Two-spired church in
and Mount Pilatus—Lake
and Mount Pilatus—Two postcards.
One addressed to: Mrs. Frank R. Hughes, Cape May,
NJ. From: David. Aug. 20, 1958.
- Grand Hôtel National.
- The Lion
Black & white.
- The Lion
with pool in foreground. Black & white.
Montana. Addressed to: Mrs. Frank R. Hughes, Cape May,
NJ. Postmark [Aug. or Sept.] 1958. No other
writing on postcard.
blossoms in March.
Montreux-Clarens and the Alps
of Savoy in April.
in Montreux. View of people, lake with boat, and
the Dents-du-Midi in background.
du Château de Chillon—Six
view, one of castle interior.
and Dents-du-Midi in April.
and Dents-du-Midi. Black & white. Addressed
to: Mrs. Frank R. Hughes, Cape May, NJ.
From: David. Aug. 23, 1958.
- Montreux Church
and Dents-du-Midi. Vineyard in foreground, lake,
mountains. Fall colors.
fields in Caux above Montreux.
views. Addressed to: The Hughes Family, Cape May,
NJ. From: Mother. July 8, 1954.
- Montreux and Dents-du-Midi.
boat in foreground; le Rochers de Naye in background. Black & white. Addressed to:
Mrs. John R. Noon, [Sr.?], Wyncote, PA.
From: Jack. Postmark: 1958.
- Montreux and Rochers-de-Naye,
beginning of October.
men in vineyard.
- Montreux-Palace (no. 875). Black & white.
Eden. Black & white.
Gotthardpost by Rudolf Koller—Horse-drawn
coach racing down a mountain trail with a calf running in front. Postcard
from the Hotel St. Gotthard.
- Hotel St.
- Hotel St.
Gotthard—Interior view showing the Hummer- and Austern-Bar.
view showing two-steepled church. Postcard from Haus Zum Rüden
storks on chimney nest. Addressed to: John R. Noon Jr., M.D., Wyncote, PA.
From: Lulu. June 29, 1954.
Collection David W. Hughes
Collection Location Kenneth J. Shouldice Library
Lake Superior State University
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Location Special Collections Box 20—David W.
Electronic Location http://www.lssu.edu/library/hughescollection/PostcardsSwitzerland