|Object Name||Card, Greeting|
Hand-painted Christmas card consisting of a small rectangular piece of off-white paper painted in watercolor with a picture of a girl in a red coat and a hat. Painted inscription: "Edna / Hearty / Christmas / Greeting / from Alice".
(Keywords: HRT, Twentieth Century, Holiday)
|Acquisition||Gift of the Estate of Alice Lawrence|
|Ownership and History||This greeting card was found together with other items in an envelope marked "Done by Edna Lawrence." They were acquired from the estate of Alice Lawrence, who lived on Center Street in Richmond, Staten Island. Given the inscription indicating that this card was given by Alice to Edna, it may be that Alice Lawrence was the maker.|
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
Lawrence, Alice M.
Lawrence, Edna W.
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