Kingsport Postcards

KPT PostcardThe Friends of the Archives group is selling historical postcards using photos from the archives. Currently there are two series of postcard sets.

Series 1 features Kingsport landmarks.

C C & O Depot, Broad and Main Street, c. 1925
Homestead Hotel, East Sullivan and Clay Street, 1925
Kpt Inn
Kingsport Inn, Broad Street, 1960
post office
U.S. Post office (now Kingsport Public Library and Archives), Broad Street, c.1945
Kingsport Utilities, Church Circle, Undated

Series 2 features images of downtown Kingsport.

Broad and Market Street, 1946
First National Bank, Montgomery Ward and Parks-Belk, Broad Street, 1946
Sobel's and Freels Drug Store, 1946
Car Show
Broad Street, 1958
Montgomery Ward
Montgomery Ward, 1946

The postcards can be purchased at the Kingsport Public Library, Berry’s Pharmacy, Mary’s Kitchen Shop, Downtown Kingsport Association, Haggle Shop, Carriage House, Nooks & Crannies, P&J Antiques, and Up Against The Wall Gallery.

Each set contains five postcards and sells for $5.

*All proceeds benefit the Friends of the Archives*

Series 3 coming soon!


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