The tradition of sending postcards did not appear out of thin air.
The global postal system made a number of innovations during the 1800s that helped create this new postal age and post cards came into existence. Join us to learn more about this historic phenomena as well as discuss the Historic Alabama Post Cards display we are hosting in our lobby.
Founded in 1941, the award-winning Homewood Public Library offers books, movies, music and lots of great programming for all ages. We also have fantastic online resources, including databases, ebooks, and streaming media.