Father Raymond Roseliep Postcard Collection


Father Raymond Roseliep Postcard Collection


Raymond Roseliep
Loras College


A collection of postcards with Christmas related themes collected by Raymond Roseliep.


Roseliep, Raymond
Santa Claus


Raymond Roseliep Collection. Finding aids for the collection can be found at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/roseliep


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Collection Items

SAMPLE St. Nicholas with apples
St. Nicholas is pictured in white and purple bishop's attire, carrying a book with three gold orbs on it, two bags of apples, and a crosier. At the bottom, "Gruss vom Nikolas" is written in gold script.

Red Krampus Face with Little Girl
The postcard shows a little, curly-haired girl wearing a green dress pulling on a red-faced, smiling Krampus head. The bottom right corner reads "Gruss vom Krampus!" against a white background.

Smiling Krampus head, red and black
Bust of Krampus in black with red background. Krampus is pictured smiling with horns and sticks in the background. Words included: "Gruss vom Krampus"

Krampus face and Krampus hand with chain and handcuff, red and black
Red postcard with Krampus face in top right corner. Krampus hand is breaking through with a chain and is holding a set of sticks tied with a ribbon.

Smiling Krampus with tongue sticking out
Krampus head at the left top corner of the postcard. He is smiling and sticking out a long tongue. His eyes are closed. Toward the bottom right of the card, there is a bundle of sticks with a chain.

Krampus Having a Snowball Fight with Three Children
This postcard has a red background showing a red and black Krampus holding a snowball with a surprised look on his face. Near him, a girl is about to throw a snowball at him, another girl with braided pigtails is jumping up and down, and another…

Perplexed Krampus and Angry Little Girl
This postcard has a red background with a red and black outlined Krampus and a young girl. In the image, the Krampus holds his hand on his face with a perplexed look as he looks at the young girl. The girl has a bow in her hair, holds a doll by its…

Krampus and Affectionate Couple
This postcard is on a red background with a red and black outlined Krampus, a woman, and a man. The Krampus is on the right side of the trio and is seen making rabbit ears behind the man's head and grinning and staring at the woman. The woman looks…

Krampus Abducting a Woman
This postcard has a red background with a large-eared Krampus wearing a pinstripe suit throwing a scarf around a woman's face. She stands in front of him wearing a white apron and long skirt and is trying to look back at the Krampus angrily with her…

Winged Krampus Cooking a Woman
This postcard has a red background with a winged Krampus cooking a woman in a large pot over a roaring fire. The Krampus is seen on the right side of the postcard smiling and stirring the pot holding the woman. She sits amidst the steam coming off of…
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