Browse Items (47 total)

Whitney Mark Close-Up

Whitney Valentine Cropped.jpg

Whitney Mark Close-Up

A close-up of the mark put on valentines made by the Whitney company.

L. Prang & Co., Valentines, Christmas, and New Year cards depicting hearts , flowers, and holly

Valentine's, Christmas and New Year's Cards

L. Prang & Co., Valentines, Christmas, and New Year cards depicting hearts , flowers, and holly, 1880-1881

Winslow Homer, St. Valentine's Day - The Old Story in all the Land

The Old Story in all the Lands

Winslow Homer, St. Valentine's Day - The Old Story in all the Land, 1868

Esther Howland (Manufacturer), Truly Thine

538111_0012.tif

Esther Howland (Manufacturer), Truly Thine, Late 1850s-1870

This Esther Howland valentine shows off her signature highly-decorated card style - embossed paper lace decorated with gold leaf. While the front of…

Esther Howland (Manufacturer), Gold Lace with Birds

538111_0035_0001.JPG

Esther Howland (Manufacturer), Gold Lace with Birds, Late 1850s-1870

Inside reads:
"Anticipation
How oft my bright and radiant eyes
O'erflow with love - and so do thine
How bright the morrow's sun would…

Unknown, Faithful and True

Faithful and True

Unknown, Faithful and True, 1850-1900

Slater, J., “Nicked” a Valentine

Nicked A Valentine

Slater, J., “Nicked” a Valentine, Unknown

"Oh what a bliss Old Nick to kiss
'Tis just what you deserve;
For years ago, you said 'no beau
'Should you in this way serve,'
So now good bye,…

Tags: ,

Unknown, Poem with Lock of Hair

Poem with Lock of Hair

Unknown, Poem with Lock of Hair, Unknown

Envelope

Envelope

Envelope, Unknown, 1870

Sentimental Lace Valentine Box Lid

Sentimental Lace Valentine

Sentimental Lace Valentine Box Lid, Whitney, George C. (manufacturer), 1880

This advertisement targeted at wholesale buyers makes sure to let us know that the Worcester-based Whitney is a special brand, providing top-quality…

Output Formats

atom, dc-rdf, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-json, omeka-xml, rss2