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Catalog Number 10387-32
Title Card, Holiday; Alliance Creamery Milkman, Glenn Sweatland
Object Name Card, Holiday
Description Christmas card with an illustration of a couple and young boy gathered around a fireplace and Christmas tree at proper left. The opposite side of the card has a fold out section that depicts Santa Claus looking in the door at them. A speech bubble above him reads "Just A Minute Folks!" The section folds out to reveal an illustration of a milkman dressed in brown entering the house while Santa Claus stands just inside the open door. Another speech bubble reads "Your milkman wants to wish you an early merry Christmas." The truck behind the milkman is labeled "The Alliance Creamery Co."

On the inside of the fold out section is a preprinted holiday greeting signed by Glenn Sweatland, "Your Alliance Creamery Milkman."
Year Range from 1920
Year Range to 1950
Material Paper/Ink
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Box Butte), Alliance
Used USA: Nebraska
Height (in) 3
Width (in) 4.75
People Sweatland, Glenn
Search Terms Alliance Creamery Company
History The Alliance (Nebraska) Creamery Company was incorporated in 1907 and operated until at least 1948.
Credit line John E. Carter, Lincoln, NE
Collection Carter, John E.