George M. Easter card album

George M. Easter card album

Dates: 1879-1885

Contains an album of greeting cards mounted on unnumbered leaves with handwritten notes. Includes primarily holiday cards, including Christmas and Easter. Each card has artwork and some sayings printed on them. Cards appear to have been sent primarily from family members of the collector, George M. Easter. Dated from 1879 to 1885.

  • Extent: 1 oversize box (0.25 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Easter, George M., active 1879-1885
  • Call Number: MSS 8805
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Condition restricted. Permission to use materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the George M. Easter card album must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8805; George M. Easter card album; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8805, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Transferred from Locked Case by Maggie Kopp and brought to Ryan Lee to add to the 19th Century Manuscripts collection.
Acquisition Information
Transferred; Maggie Kopp; November 9, 2015.
Subject Terms
Social Life and Customs; Home and Family; Christmas cards; Easter, George M., active 1879-1885
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Processing Information
Processed; Sadie Julian; 2016.
Appraisal Information
Orphaned manuscripts collecting policy.
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Finding Aid Title
Easter (George M.) card album
Finding Aid Author
Sadie Julian
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2016-03-09 11:19:29 -0700.
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Biographical History

George M. Easter (active 1879-1885) was an American collector of greeting cards.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts