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Tis alas too true as I've often heard said, ... [greeting card]

view Tis alas too true as I've often heard said, ... [greeting card] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Norcross Greeting Card Company (New York (N.Y.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 9.7" x 7.3"
Type:
Vinegar Valentines
Greeting cards
Valentines
Date:
1880
1900
Circa 1890
Summary:
Vinegar valentine, with image of a nursery maid with struggling with three children. Remainder of poem below image: "... You're a careless, unfeeling sham nursery maid, / Pray who would wed charms such as thine, / Or have such a slut for a valentine."
Cite as:
Norcross Greeting Card Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Nannies
Local number:
AC0058-0000044.tif (AC Scan No.)
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Norcross Greeting Card Collection 1800-1981 (mostly ca. 1880-1900, 1920-1981)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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