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Accession number A2003.022
Collection Robert Burkhart
Title Greetings from down in Sunny Dixie
Catalog Number A2003.022
Object Name Postcard
Credit line Collection of the AAMI - Gift of Dr. Burkhart
Dates of Creation undated
Access Conditions Open for research
Copyrights no known restrictions
Scope & Content This collection contains a variety of postcards with African American subjects advertising traditional attitudes about The South and Dixieland. None of the postcards have been written on.
Biographical History Dr. Burkhart is the lead minister at St. Paul's Methodist church in Cedar Rapids. He purchased this item with the intention of destroying it and then decided to donate it to the AAHMCCI.
Subjects Postal cards
Racism
Afro-Americans
Search Terms Postcards
Racism
Correspondences
Classification Correspondence
Postcard