Snail's Postcard Post

See the States, A-M

I would love to have all fifty American states represented in my postcard collection. From the first half of the alphabet, here’s what I have so far!Alaska(ALASKA) Brooks Range, Alaska National Wildlife Refuge“AK has been really smoky lately due to numerous large wildfires!…I’m just gearing up for a long AK winter.”

ArizonaTucson Mountain Park
“In Phoenix now–all sand an cactus and flowering shrubs + oleanders, Squaw Mountain + Camelback Mountain…It’s 110° here, so we’re stuck inside”
California(CALIFORNIA) ColoradoTorreys Peak
Connecticut“Tree lined streets of pink Dogwood greet you in the Connecticut spring.”Florida(FLORIDA)Georgia(GEORGIA) Governor’s Mansion
“It’s spring here, and the trees are all in bloom, pink and white, their petals drifting in the uncertain breeze–reminds me of that poem “A Comparison”…”but apple blossoms when they go, white and slow,…””Hawaii(HAWAII) Turtle Bay Resort, OahuIllinois(ILLINOIS) Lincoln Park
“Took a river trip with Suzanne to look at buildings.”Kentucky(KENTUCKY) Woodford County
“Here I am in Kentucky–lots of rail fences and the most beautiful horses, rolling green countryside. All the racehorses are bred here. They have a park with all the different kinds of horses–I wish I could go there.”Louisiana(LOUISIANA) Royal StreetMaine(MAINE)Massachusetts(MASSACHUSETTS) Acorn Street, Beacon Hill
“This is the area of Boston we liked the most, where Louisa May Alcott lived, very pretty and shady.”Michigan(MICHIGAN) “MOTOWN USA where the Supremes + Aretha Franklin are from…Detroit is where they build most American cars–few Subarus here!”Minnesota(MINNESOTA) “Mississippi River and Third Avenue Bridge at dusk, Minneapolis”
“It[‘]s raining here in Minneapolis. It’s very beautiful + green.”Mississippi(MISSISSIPPI) “Elvis Presley was born in this house January 8, 1935. The dwelling built by his father, is located in Tupelo, Miss. and is open to the public.”Missouri(MISSOURI) Gateway Arch
“we went to see this arch–it is shiny metal and very beautiful + there were riverboats on the Mississippi river…The fireflies were blinking + made me think of you.”Montana(MONTANA) Herd of bull elk


As you probably noticed, I’m missing postcards from these A-M states:


If you live in or visit any of these places, you can help! Send a postcard to:

Allison Strauss
3370 Glendale Blvd. Box 613
Los Angeles, CA 90039

Include your return address, and I’ll send you a postcard in thanks.

Check back soon for states N-W!

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