The Story of Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day Celebrations Around The World #ValentinesDay #infographic #culture
This is truly shocking. Even taken in a 'vintage' context. It's not patronizing and unintentionally offensive as many of these old items are, it is scary. Unbelievable that lynching could be "humorously" portrayed.
One of the great mysteries of teaching a class like history, is how to get your students involved and interested in the material. Although the trend is towards “group work” which, in al…
Top 32 Famous Love Quotes for Valentine Day #love quotes #Valentine Quotes
St. Valentines's Day Massacre.  Police and curious onlookers crowd the street in front of the SMC Cartage Company at 2122 North Clark Street as news of the crime spreads across the city. CHM, ICHi-27393 #chicago #history #crime
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Artist Esther Howland (1828–1904) was the first to publish and sell Valentine cards in the United States. Before Esther, many Valentine cards were hand made with paper, lace, and ribbons and handwritten poetry. By the end of the 19th century, most Valentines were mass-produced by machine, many based off Esther’s designs.
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Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969), 34th President of the United States (1953-1961) and First Lady Mamie Dowd Eisenhower (1896-1979). On Valentine's Day in 1916 Eisenhower gave her a miniature of his West Point class ring to seal a formal engagement. Lieutenant Dwight D. Eisenhower, aged 25, married Mamie Doud, aged 19, on July 1, 1916.
Valentine's Day in grade school ...tear apart valentines! Animals and little boys and girls with cute one-line sayings. Always included one for the teacher, too.
Freed Slave Writes Letter to Former Master: You Owe Us $11,680 for 52 Years of Unpaid Labor (1865)