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To Greet You

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Title

To Greet You

Subject

Description

A large tree stands atop a snowy hill with some trees and homes located just below. The scene rests under a starry night sky.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-KF 2-69

Coverage

Chicago

Postcard Item Type Metadata

Card Title

To Greet you

Material

Orientation

Classification

Genre

Writing on Card (Yes or No)?

Coloring

Type of image

Printed Text (Front)

To Greet You
There's pleasure in selecting, A Christmas card for you, And gladness in repeating The wish it carries through, There's happiness in feeling That it is coming true. So is it any wonder We send this card to you?

Back Format

Printed Text (Back)

Post Card
This side for correspondence This side for Address

Garter & Bender Publ's. Chicago

User-Added Text (Back)

Miss Maude Johnson
Herndon Kansas

Topeka Kansas Dec 23. 1919
Dear Maude.
Hope you are both real well. Would like to hear from you some time, We are well, [athel] mir[---]. I am home alone this winter Emma & Marry are out west They still spend Xmas in Clifford Canada with uncle then they have here in Seattle & Mt Ver[nm] Washington
Mabel she is in [Cim]codia Kansas
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas & Happy new year, with love. Freda R
1321 L[-----] Bend.

Stamp (Yes or No)?

Price of Stamp

1

Postmarked Yes or No

Postmark Location

Topeka Kansas

Postmark Date

Dec 23 1919

Card Addressed (Yes or No)?

Address

Herndon Kansas

Archivist's Comment

A nice example of a holiday card where the sender had so much to write down they used as much space as possible to get their message across. The sentiments of the card sender very much matched the caring nature of the greeting card.
10/30/18 AL

Collection

Citation

“To Greet You,” FSU Card Archive, accessed November 19, 2018, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/6381.