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No. 21. The Roosevelt Bears as Cadets. "Dressed and ready for hours of fun, With cavalry horse or battery gun."

American
1907
Publisher Edward Stern & Co. (Philadelphia, PA, 1870 – 1936), Artist Richard Keith Culver


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2015.8570

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Front: COPYRIGHT 1907 BY EDWD. STERN & CO., INC.
This picture is one-quarter size of one of the 16 full-page color illustrations in “More About the Roosevelt Bears” - the jolliest story ever written for boys and girls. For sale in Boston, Mass., by JORDAN MARSH CO.The new Teddy Bear Book for 1907. Price, 98 cents.
Back: divided. Mint.

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