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My Lovely Blacksmith [greeting card]

view My Lovely Blacksmith [greeting card] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Norcross Greeting Card Company (New York (N.Y.)
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 9.8" x 7.0"
Type:
Vinegar Valentines
Greeting cards
Valentines
Date:
1880
1900
Circa 1890
Summary:
Vinegar valentine, with image of a man at a forge. Poem below image: "Blow, bellows, blow, the flames are high, / And my bold Smith has a flame in his eye; / Poor silly fool, he may go to pot, / If he cannot strike while the iron is hot."
Cite as:
Norcross Greeting Card Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Blacksmithing
Local number:
AC0058-0000049.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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