Friday, December 4, 2009

A Merry Christmas greeting from Ellen Glasgow, 1927.

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This print is of the Glasgow House, One West Main St., Richmond, VA by J.J. Lankes (1884-1960). It was home to Ellen Glasgow (1873-1945), the Richmond writer. This item measures 14 inches tall and 8 inches wide and was used to make Glasgow's holiday cards for 1927. It is from the holdings of Special Collections and Archives, James Branch Cabell Library, VCU Libraries.

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