The Shelby Museum Of History
 
SHELBY POST CARD SETS
 

 
 
 
Listing of Sets Currently Available:
 
 
Set # 1 - 34 cards
 
 The "Shelby" Truck and Tractor Co.
Shelby Auto tonneau touring car.
Caporini Shoe Service 49 East Main St
The Lindy Bicycle - Shelby Cycle
Interior of J. C. Kerr Coal Co.
"The Josephine" private rr car
E. Main at Highschool looking East, 1936
Norwalk & Shelby Interurban Line
1923 Prospect Fire Truck w / George Seidel
The Whippet Bicycle Shelby Cycle
The Daily Globe Office, circa 1910
Ohio Seamless Tube rebuilt in 1909
Sutter Furniture Co.
Sharon Township Hall, - 1870's
Flood - 1959 Shelby, Ohio
Geo. E. May Livery & Boarding Stable
The Shelby Motor Car Co. 1901 - 1903
Selzer Park Swimming Pool
John Schwab Bakery - 41 East Main St.
Shelby Carriage Works - 13 West Whitney
Boulevard Fountain
Shelby Fair Grounds - circa 1881
Central Ave. & Main looking West circa 1912
Shelby Fire Dept. 1st motorized fire truck 1911
The home of H. M. Dick 40 North Gamble
Shelby Donald Duck Bike
1919 - 1926 OST Company Store 65 West Main St.
City Mills 23 West Main
Manager J. L. Wentz, Mutual Plate Glass
Flood at Shelby June 20, 1899
Blo Gum, Bike, OST sign, Log Cabin 1859 newspaper
Wiggins Home where post office is today
High School circa 1950
Shelby Pure Milk Co. Horses w / wagons
 
Set # 2 - 12 cards
 
Interior Masonic Temple 
2nd Presbyterian Church built in 1852
1913 Flood at Whitney Ave. bridge
Residence of J. C. Fish 21 S. Broadway
Kingsboro Drug Store circa 1917 - 1918
Grant School
Interior of Kingsboro Drug Store 
Victorian House V. O. Peters 43 N. Gamble
The Sutter Home built in 1875 23 E. Main
The Home of Hiram Hilderbrant 24 - 26 S. Gamble
Old Central School in Central Park
Hetrick & O'Neil Service Car
 
Set # 3 - 10 cards
 
 B. J. Williams home 54 Marvin Ave.
Allwine's Barber Shop 80 W. Main
Sammy Stambaugh 40 W. Main
Shelby Building & Loan 1953
Home of John & Nancy Wolfe 1900
 Shelby Pure Milk truck w / Lay children
Masonic Temple circa 1913
The Marvin House 57 N. Gamble
Interior Citizens Bank 1924
New York Central Station N. Broadway & Flint
 
Set # 4 - 10 Cards
 
Shelby Hospital - Close Home
Home of G. M. Skiles 91 E. Main
Marvin Library 34 N. Gamble
Davis Dry Goods 59 W. Main
Shelby Tractor
Shelby Gum Co. Building 15 - 21 Walnut
Central Delivery w / horse & wagon
Residence of A. C. Morse 145 West Main
Baseball Riot June 6, 1906
V. O. Peters Drug Store
 
Set # 5 - 10 Cards
 
Shelby Big Four Tower
Sipe Grocery - 64 W. Main
Second home built for G. M. Skiles
Cars parked where 1st National
parking garage is (behind bank)
Shelby Water Works N. Gamble
Tuby Excursion - B & O Depot on E. Main
Building moved & Ben Franklin erected 1948
Castamba Theatre Marquee came down 1973
Keener's Grocery 14 N. Broadway
Main St. Central Ave. looking West 1960's
 
Set # 6 - 10 cards - compiled 1993
 
Original Monn Store 1905
Elite Restaurant
Walkers Dairy
State Theatre
Lion Laundry
West Side Square looking East 1909 Crowell Druggist
March 25, 1913 Flood - people at Washington Street
Interior of Noah's Ark Store
Kotz & Clark Shoe Store 36 E. Main Noah's Ark 38 E. Main
Interior of John Miller's Smokehouse
 
Set # 7 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
168 W. Main Joseph & Mary Seltzer home
Armstrong & Rauch (Roush) Hardware 68 W. Main circa 1914
West Main at Gamble looking West.
G. W. Armstrong Hardware / First Moline tractors in Shelby
Interior of G. W. Hardware 68 W. Main
 
Single Card - Dawn Powell - (1993)
 
 
Set # 8 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
Residence of D. V. Wherry (Barkdull's Funeral Home)
Ollie Cline's Auto body & paint service
American Express wagon
The home of Harrison W. Steele 94 W. Main
Miller's Bakery 33 W. Main
 
Set # 9 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
Picture taken June 1948 - Shelby Firemen
Old Central Highschool - class of 1919
This car was loaned for 1946 - 47 school year by Fred Laubie
Shelby Salesbook Company Baseball Team July 1920
Shelby Mutual 23 West Main - Home office staff
 
Set # 10 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
Shelby Cultimotor - built by the Shelby Tractor Co.
The Spring Hinge was started in 1898
First " Hack Line" in Shelby, owner William J. Cline
Old Central School 4th Grade 1939
Childhood home of Dawn Powell
 
Set # 11 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
Girl Scout Little House
W. S. Anderson, M. D.
Sutter Barkdull Factory
W. H. Morris grain elevator
Home of Mack Davis
 
Set # 12 - 5 cards - compiled 1993
 
Old Central School Faculty 1937
St. Mary Catholic School - circa 1938
The postal service 26 N. Gamble
Shelby Fire Department circa 1940
First national Bank W. Main & Central Ave circa 1878
 
Set # 13 - 5 cards - compiled 1994
 
Gamble School 1931 Weidner Rd.
1935 Daily Globe newspaper carriers
Wilbur & Jacob Lamplighter 1893
A. H. Anderson Dry Goods Store 84 - 86 W. Main
St. Mary School Grades 7 - 8 1930
 
Set # 14 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
 
Shelby's Street cleaning Equipment
1929 Girls Basketball Team
Interior of Williams Shoe Store
Rollins Jewelry Store
Lady Maccabees
 
Set # 15 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
Diner at the corner of East Main & Mohican
Shelby Pure Milk horses & wagon leaving plant
Opera House - N. W. corner East Main & Broadway
East side of Old Central High
Picture taken near Central Ave. looking West
 
Set # 16 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
West Side Square - looking North West (Rexall Drug Store)
East Side Square - looking South (Old B & O Station)
South Side of West Main looking East (Ben Franklin Store)
B & O Tracks looking East
West Side Square - looking Northeast (Brown Flower Shop)
 
Set # 17 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
First Graders of 1896 - Teacher Hattie Hiles
Home of Dr. Love
Happy Time Kindergarten
Road beside Fire Station - 1959 Flood
Shelby Salesbook Employees - circa 1950
 
Set # 18 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
Dick's Furniture & Appliances
Entrance to Oakland Cemetery - circa 1900
The Browning Building razed in 1995. West side Neikirk Store.
Sherman Hotel 29 N. Gamble & First Baptist Church
The Shelby Salesbook
 
Set # 19 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
 
Catholic Church faced Raymond Avenue
Third Church built by Presbyterians - 18 High School Ave.
First Baptist Church was located at 27 N. Gamble
First Lutheran Church 29 North Broadway
Cornerstone laid Sept. 6, 1892 St. Mark's
 
Set # 20 - 5 cards - compiled 1995
 
The Big Store - 14 Mohican St.
1930 ice storm on the Boulevard
The Shelby Mutual Plate Glass & Casulty 1927
Interior of A. J. barber shop 56 W. Main
The St. John Home 47 N. Gamble
 
Set # 21 - 5 cards - compiled 1996
 
Ohio Seamless Tube president A. C. Morse
1931 Police Force - Five police men
Grocers & Butchers picnic June 16, 1938
The original Shelby Steel Tube office
Shelby Police Department increased to 8 men in 1948
 
Set # 22 - 5 cards - compiled 1996
 
 Shelby Equity 1915
1961 Ohio State Team (Big Ten)
The Barkdull Funeral Home -33 N. Gamble
Grand Opening Laughbaum's IGA
1936 a new section of the department was built (Police)
 
Set # 23 - 5 cards - compiled 1996
 
 London School one room brick building Plymouth-Springmill Rd.
Shelby High School Team 1912
The Shelby Foundry located at the corner of Second & Elm
Shelby Cycle - 1937 City Champions
Cycle chimney coming down Sept. 12, 1964
 
Set # 24 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
 United Church of Christ Remodeled & Enlarged
Clark School off Rt. 39 on Taylortown Rd.
Church of Nazerene in Shelby
The First United Methodist Church (Shelby)
 
Set # 25 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
Salesbook Tennis Court
Hazel Grove School circa 1913
Small building 18 N. Gamble - Dr. Matthew T. Love Office / home next door
South East side of W. Main & S. Gamble - V. O. Peters & Randall grocery
 
Set # 26 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
 Train Wreck (B & O) 1910
Fire Dept. Engine 31 1996 (New Engine)
Cline Bros. Hack & Baggage
Shelby Carriage Works 1899
 
Set # 27 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
Catholic School located 29 Raymond Ave.
Tractor Building - Franklin Avenue
Tuby Mill Office volunteers Oct. 1944
Shelby Salesbook Company Organized in 1904
 
Set # 28 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
July 4th Bridge disaster
Etched sign on Shelby Mutual Bldg.
Citizens Bank Bldg. being erected 1910
Miller's Bakery horse & delivery wagon
 
Set # 29 - 4 cards - compiled 1996
 
C. E. Morris Grocery - 74 North Broadway
S. R. Bloom - (Joy - Lou Tea Room) - 100 W. Main St.
United States Express Co. & Building & Loan
W.H. May Babrber Shop - where Tresden's jewelry is in 1996 - 46 W. Main St.
 
Set # 30 - 4 cards - compiled 1997
 
 Flood on East Main 1913 (three houses)
Frangella Shoe Repair 77 1/2 W. Main
Harold T. Heitzman Office 125 E. main
R. & H. Garage on Mansfield Ave.
 
Set # 31 - 4 cards - compiled 1997
 
 Stevenson Drug Store located at 26 W. main
Vern Hays Barber Shop
Telephone Building 6 Water Street
The Opera House (Bowman Hall) built circa 1867
 
Set # 32 - 4 cards - compiled 1997
 
Memorial Parade 1945 - Scouts
Memorial Day Parade - May 30, 1946 - Shelby School Band
Memorial Parade 1947 - Marchers heading S. on S. Gamble
1949 Memorial Parade at Water Street
 
 
Set # 33 - 4 cards - compiled 1997
 
 62 E. Main housed the following:
Old Whitney overhead bridge built 1914
Second grade - Old Central School 1922
Small building 11 S. Gamble Hamburger Inn
 
Set # 34 - 4 cards - compiled 1998
 
 Shelby Pure Milk 1917 - 1967 switching from horse to truck
Traveler's Home
The fork ease shock - on Shelby Bicycle
1919 Basketball Players - women
 
Set # 35 - 4 cards - compiled 2000
 
 Brickley Block - Shelby West side square - D. V. Brickley Dry Goods
Grand opening Ben Franklin - 1948
Arc lights across the Main Street Bridge
1940 - Stevenson's Drug Store - Pinky, Ross Sipes, Dr Edward Dowds
 
Set # 36 - 4 cards - compiled 2000
 
 Hal Cunberworth Grocery
The Seamless Tube Office, built 1921-1922
Shelby Hardware 44 East Main Street circa 1908
Fire Ruins of D. V. Brickley Building (1892)
 
Set # 37 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
 The Methodist Church and Parsonage - 1907
Presbyterian Church 24 N. Gamble St - 4th Church
Interior of Catholic Church. Brick church faced Raymond Ave. - 1890
West's Dry Cleaning - circa 1918
 
Set # 38 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Car - Train Wreck at East Side crossing of the B&O tracks - circa 1918
Ruins of the Shelby Tube Works fire - June 18, 1908
Using a Shelby Tractor - circa 1920
Shelby Fire Chief Wesley James Fulton circa 1920
 
Set # 39 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Sutter Furniture Compnay - 18 West main Street
Shelby Electric Company Interior - circa 1910
William S. Ott Harness Shop - (corner of Main and Church Sts.)
Happy Time Kindergarten Kids Grown - Up - 1940 - 1953
 
Set # 40 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Shelby East Side Square looking toward North Broadway - circa 1908
Shelby Citizen's / Buckeye Band - circa 1908
Interurban along the Blackfork - circa 1911
Shelby High School Class of 1914
 
Set # 41 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Shelby Main Street Bridge Disaster (hose drying tower) - July 4, 1898
Shelby Main Street Bridge Disaster (Presbyterian Church) - July 4, 1898
Shelby Foundry at Second and Elm Streets - circa 1907
Shelby Foundry Fire Ruins - July 18, 1913
 
Set # 42 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Shelby Main St. at High School Ave. looking West - circa 1900
55 - 57 - 59 West Main Street, Shelby - circa 1906
Old Central Park - 1892 Presbyterian Church & 1875 Central School Building - circa 1892
The Norwalk & Shelby Interurban - photo circa 1910
 
Set # 43 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
West's Dry Cleaning - circa 1920
Shelby Street Fair - September 8 - 10, 1938 (Looking West)
Shelby Street Fair - September 8 - 10, 1938 (Looking East - atop the Ferris Wheel)
The Shelby Opera House 1885 - 1955
 
Set # 44 - Shelby Professional Football Series - 9 cards - compiled 2008
 
The 1899 Shelby Tube Works Football Team
The 1900 Shelby Athletic Association Football Team - State Champions
The 1902 Shelby Athletic Association Football Team - State Champions
The 1904 Shelby Athletic Association Football Team
The 1906 Shelby Blues Professional Football Team
The 1907 Shelby Blues Professional Football Team - State Champions
The 1909 Shelby Blues Professional Football Team
The 1910 Shelby Blues Professional Football Team - State Champions of Ohio
The 1911 Shelby Blues Professional Football Team - State Champions of Ohio
 
 
Set # 45 - Shelby High School Football Series - 8 cards - compiled 2008
 
The 1894 Shelby High School Football Team
- "Orians" - Shelby's first Football Team
The 1902 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1907 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1909 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1914 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1917 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1924 Shelby High School Football Team
The 1930 Shelby High School Football Team
 
 
Set # 46 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
Shelby Fire Department
Shelby's Marvin Mansion
Old Hayes School (Sharon Street and Raymond Avenue
Shelby Pure Milk Company Deliveryman Jay Moore
 
 
Set # 47 - 4 cards - compiled 2008
 
170 West Main Street - David Cockley Home
The Shelby Hatchery
Shelby Log Cabin in Central Park
Aeronca Chief airplane on Shelby's East Main Street
 
 
The Shelby Post cards are available at a cost of 25 cents each. The cards are sold in sets - as described above.
 
If you have questions or if you would like to order any of the above sets, please contact :
 
The Shelby Museum of History
% Sally Maier
76 Raymond Ave.
Shelby, Ohio 44875
 
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