[Christmas greeting card sent to the Georges from the Frosts]

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Identifier

http://dp.la/api/items/8354ac1693606b05f31ec337404ff4e9

Title

[Christmas greeting card sent to the Georges from the Frosts]

Description

Christmas greeting card sent to the Georges from the Frosts. The exterior cover of the card is red with white border on left and right. White text reads: "[holly leaf attached to the "H"] Holiday Greetings [holly leaf attached to the cross of the "t"]. The interior of the card is a paper "frame" for the enclosed photograph. The photograph shows a man and woman dressed the same in brown knit pants, red satin shirts, and felt hands. The man is standing in front of a mare and her colt while the woman is sitting on her heels and holding her hat out to the colt. Red text reads: "Mary and Pete Frost". Written in blue ink on the back of the cover [interior]: "Fruit Cake [underlined]". There is a white wooden house with red shutter trim in the background; picnic table on far left with a tree trunk that partially obscures it. Tree and shrubs on right.
Paper; Width/Diameter: 13.8 cm, Height: 10 cm

Subject

Communication Artifacts
Documentary Artifact
Card, Greeting
Social Life and Customs
Customs
Holidays
Christmas

Source

The Portal to Texas History

Language

English

Type

image

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