Physical Details: Invitation : 1 item : ill. ; 37 x 23 cm.
Recipient: Konrad Cramer (1888-1963)
Description: Date based on range of dates for correspondence in collection.
Invitation addressed to: Mr. and Mrs. Konrad Cramer & Family; Woodstock, N.Y.
Handwritten note on verso: Please will someone wake me not later than 9:00 [signature illegible].
Front of invitation is done in the style of a blueprint. It reads: Persied picnic; August 10th, from 6:30 p.m. to dawn; Kingsburys, Lavorika; R.S.V.P.
Invitation is illustrated with a starry sky filled with cartoons of characters representing well-known constellations, including two bears riding a shooting star.
Forms part of: Konrad and Florence Ballin Cramer papers, 1897-1968
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Invitation to Persied [i.e. Perseid] picnic, between 1920 and 1961. Konrad and Florence Ballin Cramer papers, 1897-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 14869