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i would be pleased to have your company at my Birthday Party thursday afternoon May 30 at 1 o’clock

1906 lana Kramy [?].

th Fif day th Bir

Write when you find time

Fig. 1: American, late 19th- to early 20th-century, Birthday invitation for lana Kramy[?], 1906, cyanotype and ink with graphite on card stock, Worcester Art Museum, gift of richard E. and Andrea M. Kremer, 2015.55.1

oshkosh, June 14, ’07. Dear friend: very glad to hear from you once in a while, expect more than postals some time but i can imagine how busy you are. this is a snapshot of our little soldier do you think he grows? Will soon be three years old. Was home sunday to spend the day. Hope to see you before very long, stop off some time on your way home --With love, Clara Nelson---

Fig. 2: Attributed to Clara Nelson, American, late 19th- to early 20th-century, young Boy in soldier Costume, 1907, cyanotype and ink on card stock, Worcester Art Museum, gift of richard E. and Andrea M. Kremer, 2015.55.3

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