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MRS. THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND HER DAUGHTER ETHEL.

MRS. THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND HER DAUGHTER ETHEL. Mrs. Roosevelt was Miss Edith Kermit Carow, and was married to the present President in London, England in 1886, being his second wife. She is 5 feet 8 inches in height and is fond of outdoor life. She is t

American
about 1905
Publisher Raphael Tuck & Sons (English, 1886–1960), Copyrighted by Waldon Fawcett (American)


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8547

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: Copyright by Waldon Fawcett.
Back: undivided. Used.
Raphael Tuck & Sons’ Post Card Series No.2333, “Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt and her Daughter Ethel.”
ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

Inscription

Yes

Markings

Canceled. Sent 1907 from Farmington, CT to Chicopee Falls, MA.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

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