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The Great Rock at Appleton Farms. Merry Christmas -1937- from F.R. Jr & Joan E. Appleton

The Great Rock at Appleton Farms. Merry Christmas -1937- from F.R. Jr & Joan E. Appleton

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Title:
The Great Rock at Appleton Farms. Merry Christmas -1937- from F.R. Jr & Joan E. Appleton
Description:
Appleton Farms Christmas card with photographic print showing Francis R. Appleton, Jr. (1885-1974) and Joan Egleston Appleton (1912-2006) standing in front of a boulder, The Great Rock, at Appleton Farms. Between them is a large plaque attached to The Great Rock that reads in part, "Samuel Appleton." (The remainder of the inscription is not legible.) At the top of The Great Rock is a white goat.
Date:
[1937]
Format:
Ephemera
Photographs
Genre:
Christmas cards
Portrait photographs
Group portraits
Location:
The Trustees of Reservations, Archives & Research Center
Collection (local):
The Appleton Family Papers
Subjects:
Boulders
Plaques
Goats
Appleton, Francis R. (Francis Randall), 1885-
Appleton, Joan Egleston, 1912-2006
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Ipswich
Appleton Farms
Extent:
1 photograph ; 11 x 14 cm
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Identifier:
AF.PH.36.9.051