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Object Name Print, Photographic
Object ID 2014.047.167
Collection John L. Freeman Family Photograph Collection
Summary New Year's card, from the family of John Edwin and Virginia Jordan Sellew, ca. 1965. Card features a black and white photograph of the five Sellew children. All are seated on the hearth of a brick fireplace, each underneath a Christmas stocking labeled with their name. They all appear to be wearing pajamas (John Edwin Sellew, Jr. wears a shirt bearing his nickname "CHIP" and an illustration of an airplane) and David holds a teddy bear. Below photo is printed text "From Our House to Your House / We wish / you a / Happy New Year". To left of message is an illustration of a gas light with a hanging sign - on the sign is handwritten in blue ink "The / John Sellews".

Identification (left to right): William Jordan Sellew, Thomas Herman Sellew, Marla Jeanne Sellew, David Norfleet Sellew, John Edwin Sellew, Jr.
Date Ca. 1965
People Sellew, David Norfleet
Sellew, John Edwin
Sellew, John Edwin, Jr.
Sellew, Marla Jeanne
Sellew, Thomas Herman
Sellew, Virginia Jordan
Sellew, William Jordan
Search Terms New Year's
Credit Line Gift of Robert Ragan Poston, Jr.