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Title: Christmas card

Accession Number: 2005.34.210
Category: EPHEMERA
Type: card
Materials: paper
Description: Card; Christmas card; from the collection of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); small Christmas card, depicting a scene of a man and a woman walking down a road towards a small house, with a message on the back to Emma (most likely Emma Josephone Van Valkenburgh, daughter of Nellie G. Mears); printed on the front "THE SEASONS GREETINGS!/ BEST WISHES/ FOR THE COMING YEAR!"; handwritten on the back "With love to Emma/ from Julia".

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