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United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Valentines collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0843
Abstract Consists of hand-made and commercially-made valentines from the U.S. and Europe dating from the 1840s to the 1980s from collectors Marjorie Eames, Marguerite A. Davol, Helen Laws, and anonymous donors. Included are three valentines made by Esther Howland, six valentines made by the George Whitney Co., and a few made by Raphael Tuck and Sons, Ernest Nister, and L. Pang. Also included is a scrapbook made in 1880. Rounding out the collection are valentine ephemera and two books on the history...
Dates: ca. 1840s-1980s; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1910