Bernhard Christenson Christmas Card


Bernhard Christenson Christmas Card


The Bernhard Christenson Christmas Card is a small collection consisting of a single item: an embroidered postcard celebrating New Year's of 1919. The front of the card has colorful embroidery of flowers and text that reads: "1919 / Best Wishes." The reverse side of the card is inscribed "Merry Christmas / and a / Happy New Year / from / Bernhard." Printed on the card is: "Fabrication Française." The card is accompanied by an envelope mailed by Bernhard Christenson, likely an American soldier serving in World War I, from a camp hospital in France, addressed to Bernice Rockness in Seattle, Washington. It is postmarked December 17, 1918.

Digitized Materials: This collection has been digitized in its entirety.




Christenson, Bernhard


All materials are in English.

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The Museum of Flight Archives


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The Bernhard Christenson Christmas Card/The Museum of Flight



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[Holiday greeting card and envelope]
Holiday greeting card to Bernice Rockness from Bernhard Christenson, postmarked December 17, 1918. Card is embroidered with flowers and "1919, Best Wishes" on front and was sent from a camp hospital in France. Includes envelope. Inscription on verso:…
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