Father Christmas, Holly and Poem

Title

Father Christmas, Holly and Poem

Description

There is an oval inset to the right of the card, surrounded by holly, that features Father Christmas. He is wearing a brown coat and hat, has a basket of toys on his back, and carries an evergreen under his right arm. There is a poem to the left which reads: "My dear / little Friend: / Early to bed on Christmas / Eve, and hang your stocking by / the chimney and I shan't forget to fill it up with lots of toys and / games and nuts and candy. Santa Claus."

Date

Date postcard was scanned:20170422

Subject

Roseliep Christmas Postcard Collection
Roseliep, Raymond
Christmas Postcards
Father Christmas

Source

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

Identifier

RoseliepPostcards_603_023

Format

JPEG

Rights

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

Language

English

Coverage

Box 6, Tab 3

Contributor

Bernhard, Hannah

Type

Image

Original Format

Postcard

Physical Dimensions

9 x 14

Files

http://loras.libraryhost.com/files/original/831560139687474716a06f8ddcc71369.jpg

Citation

“Father Christmas, Holly and Poem,” Loras College Digital Collections, accessed May 28, 2022, https://digitalcollections.loras.edu/items/show/4519.