Best Christmas Wishes

Description:

Embossed color postcard depicting a small child kneeling beside her bed while Santa Claus looks on, carrying a sack of toys. "Best Christmas Wishes" is printed on the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Rosa, Wishing you a Merry Christmas and many returns of the day. Yours truly, Ada & Ida Rud." It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas, c/o Mrs. Earl Dill. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Dec 21, 1908.

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 175
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: International Art Publ. Co.
Place of Publication: New York, New York
Date(s):
  • Digitized: January 29, 2008
Coverage:
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Embossed color postcard depicting a small child kneeling beside her bed while Santa Claus looks on, carrying a sack of toys. "Best Christmas Wishes" is printed on the card. Correspondence on the back reads, "Dear Rosa, Wishing you a Merry Christmas and many returns of the day. Yours truly, Ada & Ida Rud." It is addressed to Rosa Louise Dill, Paris, Texas, c/o Mrs. Earl Dill. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla on Dec 21, 1908.

Physical Description:

1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): postcards | girls | Santa Claus | prayers | toys | Christmas cards
Partner:
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 089
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35806
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image