Holy Cards

 

Creator

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Creation Date

1901

Work Type

devotional pictures

Description

The baby Jesus is seated in a cart full of hay being pulled by a lamb. Three angels are flying behind Jesus; one is playing a guitar. Flowers and palm trees appear in the background. The edges of the card are heavily embossed. The back of the card has a handwritten inscription dated to 1901. This card was printed by an unknown publisher.

Transcription

Gloria in Excelsis Deo. (front) To Genevirve. Wishing her a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Sister Gorgia 1901 (back)

Collection

U.S. Catholic Special Collection

Repository ID

CSC.000-086

Permission Statement

U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital resource. Commercial use or distribution of the resource is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. Please contact Roesch Library at the University of Dayton to inquire concerning available permission to use the digital image.

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