Look Pleasant Now, Don't Smile

Description:

763--Look Pleasant Now, Don't Smile

This is a color postcard that has been addressed and mailed. The image depicts a white donkey/burro with grey spots underneath a darkcloth behind a camera mounted on a tripod, while a boy wearing a hat and a red shirt with overalls poses in front of the camera with a dark grey or brown donkey/burro.

The back of the postcard contains a partially illegible post mark, and a postage cancellation mark across a green one cent postage stamp. The postcard is addressed to George B. Cannor (?) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Handwritten below the image in black ink: A Rocky Mountain Artist

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MailAnimalsDonkeys

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See more items in: Work and Industry: Photographic History, Photography

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Credit Line: Wayne Hill Photographica Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.0066.074Accession Number: 2016.0066Catalog Number: 2016.0066.0074

Object Name: picture postcard

Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 13.97 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-4af5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1806436

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