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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree

Robinson Studio - 1947

A little Christmas Tree bears a sign reading, "Remember the Santa Claus Girls."


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TitleChristmas Tree
CreatorRobinson Studio

Title by cataloger. This small pine tree was brought from northern Michigan by police matron Maude Brower and planted by the police on Police Department property. Women from the County Building Annex, always anxious to help the Santa Claus Girls, dedicated the tree to the task of telling passersby to remember them with donations.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI.
CollectionRobinson Studio Collection, #125, History & Special Collections, Archives

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Grand Rapids History & Special Collections, Archives, Grand Rapids Public Library, Grand Rapids, MI. 49503

InstitutionGrand Rapids Public Library
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI.

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