[Valentine Greetings]

Description:

Color postcard with an image of a young girl and a young boy exchanging Valentines. On the sides of the postcard is the text, "Valentine Greetings" and in the middle of the postcard is the text, "I'll - be - yours, If - you'll - be mine, You are my pleasing Valentine." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Hello! Baby how are you? Ammous got your card and it sure is pretty. Did you go to kinder garden by yourself? You must be a mighty big old girl. 'Will you be my valentine?' Say yes. 'Amnous'." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 12, 1910.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1910  
Partner(s):
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 125
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1910
  • Digitized: February 4, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
c. 1910  
Description:

Color postcard with an image of a young girl and a young boy exchanging Valentines. On the sides of the postcard is the text, "Valentine Greetings" and in the middle of the postcard is the text, "I'll - be - yours, If - you'll - be mine, You are my pleasing Valentine." The correspondence on the back of the postcard reads, "Hello! Baby how are you? Ammous got your card and it sure is pretty. Did you go to kinder garden by yourself? You must be a mighty big old girl. 'Will you be my valentine?' Say yes. 'Amnous'." The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 517 High St, Oklahoma City, Okla. It is postmarked Paris, Texas on Feb 12, 1910.

Physical Description:

1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Postcards | Children
Partner:
Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 055
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth35660
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public