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Publisher Alcan Moss Publishing Co. (New York, NY)


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2014.9495

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: From “Pudd’nhead Wilson.” Copyright, 1894, by Olivia L. Clemens.
Back: divided. Used.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 02-03-1911 from Melrose, MA to Waterbury, VT.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder