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Christmas Greetings

Christmas Greetings | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Holiday postcard of Santa Claus with a walking stick, and a little girl. Santa is wearing a long red fur-trimmed coat and a red hat, and is carrying a sack full of toys. The girl is wearing a pastel patterned dress with mittens, a fur cape and hat, and is ringing a bell. Holly and a bell tower are at the top, and mistletoe is at the bottom. The background is silver ink and the entire card is embossed in such a way that the silver background shimmers. The caption: "Christmas Greetings" is at the bottom. Chromolithograph. The postcard was printed in Germany.
DESCRIPTION
Holiday postcard of Santa Claus with a walking stick, and a little girl. Santa is wearing a long red fur-trimmed coat and a red hat, and is carrying a sack full of toys. The girl is wearing a pastel patterned dress with mittens, a fur cape and hat, and is ringing a bell. Holly and a bell tower are at the top, and mistletoe is at the bottom. The background is silver ink and the entire card is embossed in such a way that the silver background shimmers. The caption: "Christmas Greetings" is at the bottom. Chromolithograph. The postcard was printed in Germany.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:79931
Creation Date: 1909
Creator Name:Unknown
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County:
State:
Collection Name:Greeting card collection, circa 1850-1982
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6013, Box 1, Fldr 6
Original Dimensions:3.5625 x 5.4375 inches
SUBJECTS
Bells
Foliage
Clothing and dress
Coats
Costume
Dresses
Hats
Ephemera
Christmas
Greeting cards
Holidays
Santa Claus
Beards
Children
Men
Moustache
Toys
Snow

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