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Postcard

My Dear Little Friend

My Dear Little Friend | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Holiday postcard of holly with Santa inside of an oval gold border. He is wearing a red coat, green mittens, a fur hat and has a basket filled with toys on his back. There is a Christmas tree under his arm and another tree in his left hand. The message on the postcard is from Santa to a child and reads as follows: "My dear little friend: Early to bed on Christmas Eve, and hang your stocking by the chimney, and I shan't forget to fill it up with lots of toys and games and nuts and candy. Santa Claus". Chromolithograph.
DESCRIPTION
Holiday postcard of holly with Santa inside of an oval gold border. He is wearing a red coat, green mittens, a fur hat and has a basket filled with toys on his back. There is a Christmas tree under his arm and another tree in his left hand. The message on the postcard is from Santa to a child and reads as follows: "My dear little friend: Early to bed on Christmas Eve, and hang your stocking by the chimney, and I shan't forget to fill it up with lots of toys and games and nuts and candy. Santa Claus". Chromolithograph.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:79933
Creation Date: 1909
Creator Name:Unknown
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Collection Name:Greeting card collection, circa 1850-1982
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, fine-art
Original Format Number:PH 6013, box1, fldr6
Original Dimensions:5.375 x 3.5 inches
SUBJECTS
Foliage
Trees
Clothing and dress
Coats
Costume
Hats
Ephemera
Christmas
Greeting cards
Holidays
Santa Claus
Beards
Men
Moustache
Dolls
Toys

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