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"Wishing You 9 Lives" Birthday Card | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society

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"Wishing You 9 Lives" Birthday Card

"Wishing You 9 Lives" Birthday Card | Print | Wisconsin Historical Society
Four-fold, copy art birthday card with a photograph of a cat on the front cover, with the caption: "Wishing You 9 Lives." Inside spread of a photograph of Sid with a cigar in his mouth, holding a shovel over his shoulder while walking along the shoreline of a lake with his hand in his pocket. There is a drawing of a hill with trees superimposed over the photograph. Caption reads: "It is better to be over the hill — than under it."
DESCRIPTION
Four-fold, copy art birthday card with a photograph of a cat on the front cover, with the caption: "Wishing You 9 Lives." Inside spread of a photograph of Sid with a cigar in his mouth, holding a shovel over his shoulder while walking along the shoreline of a lake with his hand in his pocket. There is a drawing of a hill with trees superimposed over the photograph. Caption reads: "It is better to be over the hill — than under it."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:125586
Creation Date:date unknown
Creator Name:Boyum, Sid
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Sid Boyum Collection
Genre:Print
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 6986 Box 5, Folder 2
Original Dimensions:11 x 8.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
See Image ID: 121885 for the photograph of Sid with shovel.
SUBJECTS
Cats
Graphic arts
Plants
Trees
Clothing and dress
Hats
Work clothes
Shovels
Ephemera
Hills
Greeting cards
Men

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