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Printers were allowed to use "PostCard" on the backs of their cards starting in 1901. These cards had undivided backs. Writting was not permitted on the address side but writting on the front was acceptable.In 1907 divided backs were allowed and your message could be written on the address side.
The Lincoln Monument card is from the "undivided back era" (1901-1907) on the front bottom of the card a space was left for your message.
The other is from the "divided back era" of postcards (1907-1915) and writting was permitted on the back.
The Lincoln monument card has a 1 cent Franklin stamp and postmarks from both post offices.
The Lincoln's home card has the Illinois postmark and a 1 cent Franklin stamp as well.
The cards have some bends and wear along the edges.
I'd say the condition is good for these cards over 100 years old.
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