Diane Lapis

Diane LapisĀ has collected postcards for the past thirty years and revels in unveiling the hidden stories behind each image. She loves to travel and visit historic places, especially old bars and cocktail lounges. Diane is an independent researcher and a trustee at the Beacon Historical Society where she researches, writes, and presents topics on local history. Diane and her husband live in Beacon, NY.

Books by Diane Lapis

  1. Book CoverCocktails Across America: A Postcard View of Cocktail Culture in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s


    50 20th century cocktail recipes, illustrated with vintage postcardsMore