THERE IS Hereby WISHED On YOU A HAPPY 1915 By The HODGSONS Of KANYONKRAG Which Is at the Sign of the Stone Lanterns and the Japanese Gates on Park Hill in Yonkers-on-Hudson, New York. [cover title]
String-bound cream self-wrappers printed in very dark green
1914 · [Yonkers-on-Hudson]
by [Publishing / Greeting Card]. [Hodgson, Caspar Wistar, 1868 - 1938]
[Yonkers-on-Hudson]: Caspar W. Hodgson, 1914. String-bound cream self-wrappers printed in very dark green. Slight wear, minor external soil; string of binding split, though still threaded. Internally clean. VG-.. 16 unnumbered pages. 16 photographic images printed in very dark green ink. 4-1/4" x 6-3/8"
Caspar Wistar Hodgson was the founder of The World Book Company, as well as an ardent naturalist and owner of two remarkable estates: Kanyonkrag, in New York, and Sohlohnee ranch, a former Indian rancheria in California's Sierra national forest, about 12 miles from Yosemite. This brochure/ New Year's greeting primarily features images of the Hodgson children on the grounds at Kanyonkrag, as well as the estates Japanese gates.Uncommon. We find none in the trade or institutionally. (Inventory #: 43214.1)