Kangaroo Postcard

Description:

Postcard with a felt kangaroo pasted onto a paper card. A gradient was applied to the card, transitioning from purple to blue. The card reads "Hearty Greeting. From the land of the Wattle and Kangaroo, Come heartfelt wishes, warm and true; May happiness each year increase, And future days roll on in peace." An inscription underneath the felt kangaroo reads "The Australian Kangaroo." A letter written in Spanish is addressed to Sabino Gomez in Chicago Illinois, from A. Guzmani in Sydney Australia.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Witte Museum
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
The Carpa Cubana Collection and the Sabino Gomez Photograph Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 51
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
Coverage:
Place
Australia
Place
United States - Illinois - Cook County - Chicago
From January 1, 1914 to December 31, 1914
Description:

Postcard with a felt kangaroo pasted onto a paper card. A gradient was applied to the card, transitioning from purple to blue. The card reads "Hearty Greeting. From the land of the Wattle and Kangaroo, Come heartfelt wishes, warm and true; May happiness each year increase, And future days roll on in peace." An inscription underneath the felt kangaroo reads "The Australian Kangaroo." A letter written in Spanish is addressed to Sabino Gomez in Chicago Illinois, from A. Guzmani in Sydney Australia.

Physical Description:

1 postcard : color ; 14 x 9 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
Witte Museum
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
The Carpa Cubana Collection and the Sabino Gomez Photograph Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: WTM_02-020-010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201185
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth201185
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image