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Postcard

Santa Driving a Car

Santa Driving a Car | Postcard | Wisconsin Historical Society
Embossed postcard with a drawing of Santa Claus wearing driving goggles and driving an automobile. A Christmas tree and several toys are loaded in the back of the car. A startled snow man holding a shovel leaps out of the way of the jolly old elf's vehicle as it speeds through the snow.
DESCRIPTION
Embossed postcard with a drawing of Santa Claus wearing driving goggles and driving an automobile. A Christmas tree and several toys are loaded in the back of the car. A startled snow man holding a shovel leaps out of the way of the jolly old elf's vehicle as it speeds through the snow.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:85001
Creation Date: 1909
Creator Name:Unknown
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State:
Collection Name:Greeting card collection, circa 1850-1982
Genre:Postcard
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6013, box1, fldr6
Original Dimensions:5.5 x 3.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Postcard was printed in Germany. Chromolithograph. It was mailed from Ruth Stevenson in Los Angeles to Master Delos Dudley at 1909 Regent St. in Madison, WI on Dec. 21, 1909. A poem on the reverse of the card reads: "A Jolly Christmas When Santa Claus comes your way knocking May he fill well Your Christmas stocking."
SUBJECTS
Trees
Costume
Eyeglasses
Hats
Christmas
Greeting cards
Santa Claus
Men
Toys
Automobiles
Snow

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