card, sealed unopened greeting
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From the collection of the National Park Service, National Mall and Memorial Parks.

card, sealed unopened greeting

CATALOG NUMBER

VIVE 26024

ACCESSION DATE

11/14/1989

ITEM SUMMARY

Sealed, unopened greeting card. A handwritten inscription upon the obverse surface of the greeting card envelope reads, "Guys of 5/16 4th Div. / THE WALL". The artifact was left at The Wall by an anonymous donor in November 1989.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

SEALED, UNOPENED GREETING CARD. THE OBJECT CONSISTS OF A GREETING CARD HOUSED INSIDE A SEALED, UNOPENED, RECTANGULARLY SHAPED, AMERICAN GREETINGS BRAND ENVELOPE COMPRISED OF PINK COLORED PAPER WITH A TRIANGULARLY SHAPED, ADHESIVE CLOSURE FLAP AT THE REVERSE OBJECT SURFACE. AN INSCRIPTION HANDWRITTEN IN BLUE INK AND BLOCK SCRIPT/ARABIC NUMERALS AT THE CENTER OF THE OBVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF THE ENVELOPE READS, "GUYS OF 5/16 4TH DIV. / THE WALL". EMBOSSED UPON THE CENTER OF THE ADHESIVE CLOSURE FLAP AT THE REVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF THE CARD IS THE ROSE SHAPED CORPORATE LOGO OF AMERICAN GREETINGS CORPORATION, LLC.

ACCESSION GROUP

VIVE-00069

RECORD COPONENT QTY

1

ASSOCIATED ITEM TEXT

Text of the handwritten inscription upon the obverse object surface is transcribed in full, as follows: "Guys of 5/16 4th Div. / THE WALL"

ITEM DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Item Weight: 21.1g
Item Length: 14.3cm
Item Width: 21.3cm