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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1419

Postcard - 2017.fic.1419

Halloween postcard mailed by Miss Marian Dorset. The front has a scene of a small child with a jack-o-lantern being held up in the window

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1420

Postcard - 2017.fic.1420

Halloween postcard sent to Miss Marian Dorset. The front has a scene of a jack-o-lantern with two young children inside kissing. "On Halloween I wish you a good time" "Have a good time but do be very careful lots of love to you. I miss you girls very muchly. Edna"

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1421

Halloween postcard sent to Miss Marion Dorset. The front has a scene of a candle with a face. "Complements of the season from Ms Van Bause Regards to all."

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1592

Postcard - 2017.fic.1592

The front of the postcard is a cherub standing on a chair getting ready to carve a steaming turkey. "Thanksgiving Greetings" The postcard is addressed to Miss Marian Dorset 1310 Vine St. Denver, Colo.

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1593

Postcard - 2017.fic.1593

The front of the postcard is a pilgrim wearing a brown and orange outfit with a green, orange, and white scarf. There is a turkey on a platter in front of him. The postcard is addressed to Miss Marian Dorset 330 S. Sixth St. La Crosse, Wisconsin. The La Crosse address is crossed out, and a new address is written in pencil above it 1159 Loagn St. Denver, Colorado.

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1594

Postcard - 2017.fic.1594

The front of the postcard is a small girl wearing a green shirt and a yellow and red skirt peeking at a turkey through the hold in a red umbrella. "Thanksgiving Greetings"

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1595

Postcard - 2017.fic.1595

The front of the postcard is two small children, a boy and a girl are being pulled by a turkey. "May you always have a happy combination of Thanksgiving Blessings" Postcard sent to Miss Marian Dorset 330 S. 6th Street La Crosse, Wisconsin. "Greetings from the Cookes big and little."

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1597

The front of the postcard is two turkeys, one is strutting and one is not. "Thanksgiving Greetings" Postcard sent to Miss M. Dorset 330 S. 6th St. La Crosse, Wis.

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1599

Postcard - 2017.fic.1599

The front of the postcard is turkey with a gold background. "Thanksgiving Greetings" Postcard sent to Miss M. Dorset 330 S. 6th St. La Crosse, Wis.

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1601

The front of the postcard is a group of pilgrims on a ship. "Embarkation of the Pilgrims from Delft-Haven, Holland, July 21, 1620" Postcard sent to Miss Lillie Kosanda 413 S. 8th St. La Crosse, Wis.

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1653

Christmas postcard addressed to Miss Nannie Colwell at S. 6th Street La Crosse, one cent postage stamp with Benjamin Franklin on it, front of card says "A Merry Christmas to You," has two birds on a snowy branch amidst mistletoe and berries.

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1666

Christmas postcard sent from Racine WI, addressed to Dr. Bernard C. Dorset, La Crosse Wis, red two-cent postage stamp with George Washington, "Merry Christmas" with mistletoe and berries on front, cursive writing: "Best wishes from Win, John and the three babies, Jane, Jack and Nancy. Let us hear from you or see you Bernie, 1336 Main St. Racine Wis."

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1667

Christmas postcard sent from Minneapolis MN with snowy outdoors, house with open door, and Santa Claus on front--"Wishing you a Merry Christmas," 2 one-cent postage stamps, writing in Norwegian, green ink, addressed to a Gundersen in Norway.

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1669

Christmas postcard sent from Cincinnati Ohio, front has "A CHRISTMAS GREETING," image of a snowy landscape and house, and red flowers, one-cent postage stamp, "From Simon Leis, 1318 Vine St.," "Dear Friend, I wish you a merry Xmas and a happy New Year, Your Friend Simon Leis," addressed to Master Gunnar Gundersen, #1222 Ferry St. La Crosse Wis.

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1670

Postcard - 2017.fic.1670

Christmas postcard, front has image of people in a sleigh and "Long may You live to hear and We to call; A happy Christmas and New Year to All." Card sent from La Crosse to Norway, Europe, addressed to Gunnar Gundersen, writing on back: "Dear Gunnar - I wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new Year. From, Martia and Ragnhild, Answer my letter soon, please!!!!!!"

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1671

Postcard - 2017.fic.1671

Christmas postcard sent from Onalaska WI, addressed to Sigurd and Gunnar Gundersen in Norway, message written in Norweigan, red two-cent postage stamp, front of card has mistletoe, berries, bells, and two pearlescent horseshoes. "To Greet You With All Kind Thoughts," "A happy Christmas"

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1673

Postcard - 2017.fic.1673

Christmas card with image of an ink bottle tipped on its side, navy blue and turquoise "ink" across the front. "You'd better look out for your actions this year, There's many a very sad lot. Arises in unguarded moments, my dear, to make one's whole lifetime a..." Writing in pencil on front: "eh!" and "ha! ha!" Faded writing in pencil on back: "Too good to keep." Bottom left corner in tiny print: "copyright 1886 by L. Prang & Co. Boston"

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1674

Postcard - 2017.fic.1674

Christmas postcard with pink background, wreath with berries--mountain in the center--"A Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year," From Simon Leis, Cincinnati Ohio, 1318 Vine St. to Master Alf Gunderson, #1232 Ferry Str. La Crosse Wis, cursive writing: "Dear Friend, I wish you a merry Xmas and a happy New Year Your Friend Simon Leis."

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Postcard - 2017.fic.1675

Christmas postcard with woman on front dressed in white with a cane and Santa hat, "POSTER NO. 44, COPYRIGHT 1909 BY EDWARD GROSS N.Y." printed on the bottom, two green, one-cent postage stamps, sent from Madison WI, addressed to Mr. Gunnar Gundersen in Norway, cursive writing in purple ink: "Merry Christmas and a happy New Year, old boy. Where are you fellows going to be during the holidays. Will be right glad to get home again for a couple of da ...

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Image of Postcard - 2017.fic.1676

Postcard - 2017.fic.1676

Christmas postcard, front has birds on tree branches--"Bird-song gay and cherry, ringing from the tree, Take a Christmas message to a friend for me. Tell, that filled with good things I hope the day may be!" Card addressed to Miss Marion Dorset, 330 S. 6 St La Crosse Wis. Written in cursive/pencil: "Mother has been quite... My dearest Marion, my very best wishes for a merry Christmas--many thanks for your dear card. I've been waiting for you to an ...

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