The Holiday Season is Here!

Holiday greetings from O’Keeffe’s collection:

Christmas card from the Porter’s:

A booklet of two previously unpublished poems by Gertrude Stein were sent to friends of Fania Marinoff & Carl Van Vechten. This is number 183 of 205. The original envelope is still with the booklet and is addressed to Miss Georgia O’Keeffe in 1948. O’Keeffe’s handwriting is on the front and back of the envelope.

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Holiday cards by John Marin, 1936 – 1943.


This copy of The New World is from Georgia O’Keeffe’s Abiquiu Bookroom and was a Christmas gift from J.B. Kerfoot to Alfred Stieglitz in 1909.

My Dear Stieglitz,

I wish you a Merry Christmas. Here, an’ may it please you, is a great book by a great Secessionist.  May you have half the joy in reading it that its unknown author has giving.

Dec. 25th, 1909

J. B. Kerfoot.


Cards from Tet Arnold Von Borsig, 1945 – 1966.


Christmas card from Mary Callery, undated.


Holiday card from Dan Rich, 1976.



Happy Holidays!


Tori Duggan

Research Center Services Assistant