Merry Christmas Horseback Riding Santa Claus Postcard

Title

Merry Christmas Horseback Riding Santa Claus Postcard

Description

This postcard is oriented vertically and has a red robed Santa Claus riding an American Paint rocking horse. He holds the reins in his right hand and a small evergreen trees with ornaments in his right. The tree is held over his shoulder and a woven basket with toys and an American flag are inside. In the starry night sky is a crescent moon with gold script reading "Merry Christmas." There are large holly berries and leaves around the wooden rockers attached to the horse. In the background is a nighttime village scene.

Date

Date postcard was scanned: 20151208

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards
Santa Claus

Source

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

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_003

Format

JPEG

Rights

The Loras College Library rights statement is located at http://libguides.loras.edu/special/rights

Language

English

Coverage

Box 1, Tab 19

Contributor

Hahn, Sara

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

9x14 cm

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/636e904ae9d67f9be4da0283fd5d00fb.jpg

Citation

“Merry Christmas Horseback Riding Santa Claus Postcard,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed August 18, 2022, http://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/2851.

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