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Object Name Card, Greeting
Date ca. 1880-1915
Description Greeting card. Color-printed illustration of a plant with flowers that have faces of young girls at their centers. Printed at lower left: "RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS" and at lower right: "LONDON". Reverse side has handwritten inscription, "E.A.B. / with Merry Christmas / from M.E.[H?]"
(Keywords: Floral, Holiday)
Acquisition From Alice Austen
Ownership and History This card is part of a collection of personal items that came to the Staten Island Historical Society from photographer Alice Austen in 1945.

Earliest Date 1880
Latest Date 1915
Maker Raphael Tuck & Sons
Material Paper
Subjects Christmas cards
Flowers
Girls
Ephemera
Holidays
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Austen, E. Alice
Catalog Number 45.002.0037
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2015.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.