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F. R. Appleton, Jr., on Orme's Head. Merry Christmas, 1949

F. R. Appleton, Jr., on Orme's Head. Merry Christmas, 1949

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Title:
F. R. Appleton, Jr., on Orme's Head. Merry Christmas, 1949
Description:
Christmas card with photographic print of Francis R. Appleton, Jr. (1885-1974) on horseback with four hunting dogs on the far side of the horse. Horse and hounds are in a field with a split rail fence. A large open field with distant bordering woods is in the background. Additional caption with item: From the painting by F. B. Voss, done in the winter of 1928, on the estate of Mr. Bronson Winthrop, at Syosset, Long Island. Orme's Head A Bay Thoroughbred foaled in Virginia 1913, died 1935 at Ipswich, Mass. Meadow Brook Hounds from left to right are Blankney Wild Boy, Blankney Ruler, Blanknew Harkaway and Mr. Curre's Factor.
Date:
1949
Format:
Ephemera
Genre:
Christmas cards
Location:
The Trustees of Reservations, Archives & Research Center
Collection (local):
The Appleton Family Papers
Subjects:
Horses
Horseback riding
Dogs
Appleton, Francis R. (Francis Randall), 1885-
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Ipswich
Appleton Farms
Extent:
1 print ; 15 x 15 cm
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Identifier:
AF.PH.36.9.059