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"Our Jolly Tars so brave and true"

American
1908
Publisher Julius Bien & Co. (New York, United States, 1850 - 1915)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2014.9086

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on embossed card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: 7100 COPYRIGHTED 1908 BY JULIUS BIEN & CO. N.Y.
Back: divided. Used.
“FLAG” SERIES NUMBER 710

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 02-20-1910 from Boston, MA to Holyoke, MA.

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