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Collection TitleMC 11 Trade Cards/ Greeting Cards/ ManualsCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards
Date Completed:Aug. 8, 2007
Extent2.5 linear feet

MC 11 - Trade Cards/ Greeting Cards/ Manuals contains greeting cards, Special event themed postcards for major holidays and sewing machine manuals.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Envelope contains 3 Christmas Cards that could also be paper ornaments.Greeting CardsD25
Envelope contains 4 postcards (Elmira, Lackawanna Railroad and St. Patrick's Day) and a calendar, 1878.PostcardsD26
Easter CardGreeting CardD27
Envelope contains 3 Valentine's Day BookletsBookletsD28
Envelope contains 4 Valentine's Day themed postcards.PostcardsD29
Envelope contains 3 Christmas Cards.Greeting CardsD30
Envelope contains 8 Christmas themed postcards.PostcardsD31
Envelope contains 7 Halloween themed postcards.PostcardsD32
Envelope contains 13 St. Patrick's Day themed postcards.PostcardsD33
Envelope contains 7 American Girl Postcards. Please note that these are not of the statue at Eldridge Park.PostcardsD34
Envelope contains 5 postcards dipicting Native Americans.PostcardsD35
Envelope contains 18 postcards for various special events.MC 11D36
International themed Christmas Card.Greeting CardD37
Envelope contains 2 Valentine's Day Cards.Greeting CardsD38
Packet contains three Easter Cards in their original envelopes.Greeting CardsD39
Envelope contains 4 Christmas themed postcards.PostcardsD39
Packet contains 7 Valentine's Day Cards.Greeting CardsD40
(a) Christmas Greetings (b) A Merry Christmas (c) Merry Christmas (d) To my dear wife from your loving husband (e) Hand stitched Christmas Card (f) 'Happy Birthday' and flag design hand stitched and mounted on postcard.PostcardD41
Christmas Card with purple flowers in a booklet format.Greeting CardD42
Valentine's Day themed postcard with a little girl pulling a red toy camel.PostcardD43
Packet contains 24 postcards for Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, Birthdays and other special events.PostcardD44
Packet contains 5 postcards 1 in a winter theme and the other 4 are nursery rhymes.PostcardsD45
Packet contains 35 greeting cards for Christmas, Easter, and Birthdays.Greeting CardsD46
Packet contains 42 greeting cards in their original envelopes for Christmas.Greeting CardsD47
Packet contains 20 miscellaneous greeting cards for Christmas, Birthdays, Thanksgiving, Easter and other special events.Greeting CardsD48
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