Caveman Capers

Souvenir postcards showing “cavemen” and “cavewomen,” who, since 1922, have made traditional appearances as Oregon Caves and also various local events.




Postcard showing a “Primitive Family,” apparently from some dramatic show presented in the United Kingdom, photograph by J. Russell & Sons, Windsor.










Some matchbooks featuring “cave people” (and also, for good measure, some dinosaurs).

 caveman barbecue matchbook

Hair Cutters matchbook

Glen Rose matchbook









Price matchbook


Dinosaur Country matchbook