1910 Graduation Commemorative Souvenir card with Eagle and American Flag

1910 Graduation Commemorative Souvenir card with Eagle and American Flag

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1910 Graduation commemorative souvenir cover. Decorated with eagle, American flag, books, and a portrait of a young woman teacher and a small image of a rural schoolhouse labled "The Pioneer School-house."
These cards are momentos that were gifts from teacher to student, these cards were popular before most schools issued yearbook. They usually included the name and frequently a small image of the teacher, the name of the school, and often a class list however this card only includes the cover so the identity of the young woman teacher is a mystery.
Object Name
souvenir card
Object Type
souvenirs
commemoratives
date made
1910
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
printed (overall production method/technique)
ID Number
2017.0095.365
accession number
2017.0095
catalog number
2017.0095.365
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
subject
Teacher
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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