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Catalog Number 7343-14
Title Invitation to the 1869 Christmas Ball at the State House
Object Name Invitation
Description Folded Christmas ball invitation. Nebraska State Capitol. Printed on one side. Thin, machine-made paper with faux laid lines and embossed border.

Image: floral and vine raised border

COLORS: off-white, black, brown
Date 1869
Year Range from 1869
Year Range to 1869
Material paper, carbon black printing ink, iron gall ink, black writing ink, graphit
Makers mark XMAS FESTIVAL AT THE STATE HOUSE, LINCOLN, NEB., DEC 24TH, 1869
Used USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
Search Terms Parties and Dances
Event Christmas
Credit line Annie L. Miller, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska