|Object Name||Card, Mourning|
|Title||In Memoriam Card for Infant, George Robert Batterby, 1889|
|Year Range from||1889|
|Year Range to||1889|
In Memoriam Card for George Robert Batterby who died August 28, 1889 at the age of 2 months, 15 days. Gold printed border and lettering on thick black card with rounded corners.
At top is a religious poem in which Death is described as the door or transition to "the life elysian." At the bottom is a poem which describes the grief associated with the loss of such "a precious one" and the hope that God will keep his soul "safe in Heaven."
Batterby, George Robert
SPECIAL EVENTS - FUNERALS
|Dimensions||16.5 x 10.5 cm. - L x W|