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A Merry Christmas | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society

Postcard

A Merry Christmas

A Merry Christmas | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Holiday postcard of two children. The boy is tooting a horn and the girl is playing a drum. They are both wearing folded paper sailor hats, and the boy wears a sailor suit and the girl a dress. Behind them, as if a picture on the wall, is a scene of an adult and a child walking down a snowy road towards a house and trees. The text: "A Merry Christmas" is between the children. The background is silver and the entire image is embossed. Chromolithograph. Printed in Germany.
DESCRIPTION
Holiday postcard of two children. The boy is tooting a horn and the girl is playing a drum. They are both wearing folded paper sailor hats, and the boy wears a sailor suit and the girl a dress. Behind them, as if a picture on the wall, is a scene of an adult and a child walking down a snowy road towards a house and trees. The text: "A Merry Christmas" is between the children. The background is silver and the entire image is embossed. Chromolithograph. Printed in Germany.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:79959
Creation Date: 1910
Creator Name:Unknown
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County:
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Collection Name:Greeting card collection, circa 1850-1982
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6013, Box 1, Fldr 7
Original Dimensions:3.4375 x 5.4375 inches
SUBJECTS
Dwellings
Ephemera
Christmas
Greeting cards
Children
Roads
Snow
Musical instruments
Trees
Clothing and dress
Dresses
Hats
Shoes
Suits (Clothing)

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