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postcard

Catalog Number
1989.1.294.9
Description
Postcard celebrating the Easter holiday, from the 1920s or older.

This postcard has an image of three angels holding a blue cross.  At the top are the words "Easter Greeting".  
 
History
This postcard belonged to Lois Sinke. It was among the many antiques for sale in her Antique Hobby Shop/Old Store at 49 West 8th Street in Holland, MI. After her death on 8-5-1988, the postcard became part of her estate and was given to the Netherlands Museum (the Holland Museum since 1992).

Lois E. Van Landegend was born in Holland, MI on 2-18-1912 to Tyler Van Landegend and Ada Bellany. The US Census from 1920, 1930 and 1940 show Lois residing in Holland. On 9-8-1944 she married Frank Sinke in Holland, MI.



Gift of
Sinke, Lois