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Object Name Card, Greeting
Object ID 2014.047.164
Collection John L. Freeman Family Photograph Collection
Summary Greeting card, birth announcement from John Edwin and Virginia Jordan Sellew, 1963. Card features a black and white photograph of the four oldest Sellew children gathered around the youngest, Thomas Herman Sellew, who lies in a wooden crib. Other children are (left to right) William Jordan "Billy" Sellew, John Freeman "Chip" Sellew, Marla Jeanne Sellew, and David Norfleet Sellew. Photo is inset on a black background, which bears white text "WELL! / LOOK / WHO'S / NEW / HERE! / NAME: THOMAS HERMAN / WEIGHT: 6 LB 14 OZ / ARRIVED: 6:50 AM 9-26-63 / SON OF JOHN & VIRGINIA SELLEW". Handwritten in ink on reverse are the children's names, behind the corresponding image on obverse, and text "Children of Johnny [inserted: Freeman] Sellew / & Va. / youngest / Son of W. W. Sellew / & Mable [sic] Freeman Sellew".

Date 1963
People Sellew, David Norfleet
Sellew, John Edwin
Sellew, John Edwin, Jr.
Sellew, Marla Jeanne
Sellew, Thomas Herman
Sellew, Virginia Jordan
Sellew, William Jordan
Credit Line Gift of Robert Ragan Poston, Jr.