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0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
Greeting card art, recreation of the painting "American Gothic" by Grant Wood, except that man is holding a martini with an olive on a toothpick in place of the pitchfork, "Humor. Wedd. Anniv." written on bottom, watercolor, pastels, or acrylic, color. This collection consists of original art work for greeting card companies. This box contains those by unknown artists. Dates range from the 1930's and 1940's, the 1960's through 1980's, and those from unknown dates. The card company is identified in some cases.
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Subject Terms: Art anniversary wedding martini olive farm farmhouse gothic American Gothic Greeting card art Original art Wedding Anniversary card art
"American Gothic with martini" (2021). 0842: Dr. and Mrs. Daniel Sharkey Greeting Card Collection, 1930-1990. 150.