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Title A Military-Type Christmas Postcard
Object Name Postcard
Catalog Number 1997.056.004
Scope & Content A Christmas postcard, with hand set type, "My Christmas Wish, May You have a Merry Christmas is the same old wish my dear. But there's more and more love in it, As it's wished again this year." A military type Christmas postcard for the holiday season. A rotogravure colored postcard. Red, white and blue with a fireplace with stockings hung in center, Santa heads on each side. Card was in field notebook 97.56.1, carried by Gordon A. Atherton in WWI. (See donor file for history.)
Notes Hand-set type on postcard "My Christmas Wish, May you have a Merry Christmas is the same old wish my dear. But there's more and more love in it, as it's wished again this year."
Rotogravure colored postcard in red, white and blue with a fireplace with stockings hung in center. "Santa heads" on each side.
Card was in field notebook 97.56.01, carried by Gordon A. Atherton in WWI.
Exact Date 1917-1919
Subject Heading World War, 1914-1918
Subjects World War I