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Catalog Number 2004.025.010
Object Name Postcard
Title "4th of July With Greetings" postcard sent to Andrew Nielsen
Creator N.M. Nielsen
Date July 14, 1913
Scope & Content Commercial color postcard, printed graphic image; reproduction of a print showing an American flag with "4th of July" and "With Greetings" in gold.
A small design of green leaves and red berries appears near the bottom of the card. Card is from N.M. Nielsen (father) to his son Andrew and is dated July 14, 1913. Message on back: "My loving Boy Andrew - ... I also send a small flag it is the latest with a star for every state in the union as it is at present. it is your flag, the flag under which you was born. If you find love and home nowhere else come right over here where it is flying everyday and I will love you to my last. your father N.M. Nielsen". No address or postmark.
Ethnic Group Danish-American
Collection NHM Special Collections Archives
Credit line Gift of Syrene Forsman
Media Hand written message: " My loving Boy Andrew
I got this card rather late nevertheless I thought you would like it. I also send a small flag it is the latest with a star for every state in the union as it is at present it is your flag the flag under which you was born. If you find Love and Home nowhere else come right over here where it is flying everyday and I will love you to my last
your father N.M. Nielsen"