A Guide to the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards, 1949 Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards Ms2011-081

Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards, 1949

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2011-081


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Processed by: Andrea Ledesma, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2011-081
Title
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards, 1949
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company. (Roanoke, Va.)
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains three hand-drawn Christmas cards and one envelope (addressed to L. Franklin Moore) from the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards, Ms2011-080, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

Special Collections at Virginia Tech purchased the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards in July 2011.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards was completed in September 2011.


Historical Note

The Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company of Roanoke, Va mailed these cards to its employees during the Christmas of 1949.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of three hand drawn cards and one envelope addressed to Franklin L. Moore. All items follow a blue and creme color scheme.

Two of the three cards are cartoons. One involves the "1949 Holliday Drunk" and the other a cart driver with "a Hellova Note." The last of the three is more traditional with its Christmas greetings.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by material type.

Index Terms

    Geographical Names:

  • Roanoke (Va.)
  • Subjects:

  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South

Contents List

Folder 1
Envelope, 1949
Folder 1
"Holliday Drunk" Comic, 1949
Folder 1
Strawberry Comic, 1949