Picture St. Marys
Eastertide Postcard


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. It is a postcard wishing a happy Eastertide. Eastertide, also known as Easter Season, is the period of fifty days from Easter Sunday to Pentecost Sunday. It involves sunrise services, exclaiming the Paschal greeting, clipping the church, and decorating Easter eggs, a symbol of the empty tomb. Pictured on the postcard is a cross under rays of sunlight with a nature painting depicted inside. At the base of the cross are Easter lilies, a symbol of the Resurrection of Christ.
Notes:
Condition: wear on corners, discolouration throughout front and back from use.
Inscriptions:
"A happy/Eastertide

Like the sunshine after the rain/Easter gladness comes again/The risen Lord with you abide/And bless you for this Eastertide."
Publisher:
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Place of Publication:
Saxony
Dimensions:
Width: 9 cm
Height: 13.9 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 9cm
Image Height: 13.9cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Near, Reg.
Local identifier:
RN22_78
Collection:
Reg Near Postcards
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Reg Near
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Reg Near Postcards. "Eastertide Postcard." St. Marys Museum, RN22_78.
Location of Original:
St. Marys Museum archives
Terms of Use:
Reproduction of digital objects is restricted to fair use for personal study or research; any other use must be done with permission of copyright holder.
Reproduction Notes:
This image is a watermarked low resolution reproduction.
High resolution images are available at the St. Marys Museum for a fee.
Contact
St. Marys Museum
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

177 Church Street South,

P.O. Box 998,

St. Marys, Ontario.

N4X 1B6

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Eastertide Postcard


This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. It is a postcard wishing a happy Eastertide. Eastertide, also known as Easter Season, is the period of fifty days from Easter Sunday to Pentecost Sunday. It involves sunrise services, exclaiming the Paschal greeting, clipping the church, and decorating Easter eggs, a symbol of the empty tomb. Pictured on the postcard is a cross under rays of sunlight with a nature painting depicted inside. At the base of the cross are Easter lilies, a symbol of the Resurrection of Christ.