Child Catches Father Christmas

Title

Child Catches Father Christmas

Description

The card's scene is depicted in black and white. Father Christmas has been caught in the act of eating milk and cookies by an older girl. Father Christmas is standing to the right of the card with one hand on an end table and the other holding a cup. In front of him, his toy bag is spilling gifts onto the ornamental rug, The girl, wearing a light-colored dress and headpiece, is leaning over the back of a chair to shake his shoulder. Behind them is a decorated fireplace and mantel. The description says "Caught with the Goods".

Date

Date postcard was scanned: 20170419

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards

Source

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

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_206_021

Format

JPEG

Rights

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

Language

English

Coverage

Box 2, Tab 6

Contributor

Bernhard, Hannah

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

14 x 9

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/13f30dd423be9b611cda08daae7a3cf3.jpg

Citation

“Child Catches Father Christmas,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed August 18, 2022, http://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/3591.

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