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Object Name Card, Greeting
Catalog Number 1982.19.10
Date ca. 1945
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-5.25 W-6.375 inches
Description This is a Chrismas card from Governor Simeon Willis and his wife. The front has a photograph of the governor's mansion in the snow. The inside message reads: "Governor and Mrs. Willis/wish to express their appreciation /of your/Christms Greeting/ and to send their best wishes/ for a happy and successful New Year."
Notes Simeon Slavens Willis (December 1, 1879 – April 1, 1965) was the 46th Governor of Kentucky, United States, serving from 1943 to 1947. He was the only Republican elected governor of Kentucky between 1927 and 1967
Collection H.D. Palmore Collection
People Willis, Simeon
Subjects Christmas cards
Greeting cards
Governors
Search Terms Christmas
Christmas card
Governors
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS