We Wish You a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

As the holiday season approached, I remembered that there were some Christmas cards in Annick Smith’s collection (1940-2000), sent to her by the children of Elinore Pruitt Stewart.   Smith has a long association with films and filmmaking. I remember seeing her movie “Heartland” when I was an undergraduate at the University of Kansas. This award winning film is based on Elinore Stewart’s letters which were published as Letters of a Woman Homesteader and recounted her life in Wyoming in 1909.   The Christmas cards, seen below, are from Elinore’s children.    Image0014Image0012Image0009Image0010
From Box 1, folder 24.

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About Diane Warner

I'm the Librarian for the James Sowell Family Collection in Literature, Community and the Natural World at Texas Tech University. That means I do all sorts of things, from arranging manuscripts to writing news releases or curating exhibits for our new collections.
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