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commemorative card

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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
Elsie Vercoe Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
Accession Number
009021001
Description
Paper infants diaper shaped colourful commemorative Mother's Day card held together with a large metal safety diaper pin; coloured drawing of baby boy standing in diaper inside.
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Accession Number
009021001
Collection
Elsie Vercoe Collection
Category
Ephemera
Classification
Ephemera
MeSH Heading
Anniversaries and Special Events -- ephemera
Description
Paper infants diaper shaped colourful commemorative Mother's Day card held together with a large metal safety diaper pin; coloured drawing of baby boy standing in diaper inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned by Elsie Vercoe; forwarded to museum by Marie M. McCalden (Power of Attorney)
Maker
Rust Craft
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
Donor's remarks
Material
paper: cream, light green
ink: black, brown
Inscriptions
Printed on front of card: "To MOTHER // on Mother's Day // I present // my first // FRATERNITY // PIN"; printed inside card: "With LOVE to // Mother from // the kid who [Illeg.] wears // THREE-CORNERED PANTS! // xxxxxxx"; printed on back of card: "15 M 180 COPYRIGHT // RUST CRAFT BOSTON U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 18
Dimension Notes
Length 13.5 cm x Width 11.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper faded from use
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #4
Images
Less detail