Picture St. Marys
Thanksgiving Postcard


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Postcards
Description:
This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. This postcard commemorates American Thanksgiving. Depicted are Pilgrims and Puritans who began emigrating from England to Massachusetts in the 1620s. The stories of their bountiful harvests laid the foundation for modern-day thanksgiving celebrations in the United States. Thanksgiving became common in Canada after settlers arrived in Nova Scotia from New England around 1700.

This postcard is used and dated 8 Novemeber 1911.
Notes:
Condition: some wear on corners, discolouration on back.
Inscriptions:
"Thanksgiving Day"
Place of Publication:
Germany
Date of Original:
8 November 1911
Dimensions:
Width: 8.7 cm
Height: 13.9 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 8.7cm
Image Height: 13.9cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Near, Reg.
Local identifier:
RN22_127
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. "Thanksgiving Postcard." St. Marys Museum, RN22_127.
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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Thanksgiving Postcard


This image is one in a series of postcards from the Reg Near collection. This postcard commemorates American Thanksgiving. Depicted are Pilgrims and Puritans who began emigrating from England to Massachusetts in the 1620s. The stories of their bountiful harvests laid the foundation for modern-day thanksgiving celebrations in the United States. Thanksgiving became common in Canada after settlers arrived in Nova Scotia from New England around 1700.

This postcard is used and dated 8 Novemeber 1911.