circa 1930s, 1940s
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The 1970s were a noteable time for soap box derby - with the first girl winner and a scandal involving electromagnets and chemicals on the tires both happening during that decade.
Tokens of Love or classroom exchanges, valentine cards vary from sincere to silly to some real oddities. Scroll down and use the category links on the right side to browse and feel the LUV! Our constantly updated selection includes postcards, flats, mechanicals, pop-ups, dimensional, cartoon characters, honey combs, flats, folded, french-fold, stand-up, shelf-edge sitters, table-top displays and more.
Welcome to the Vintage Valentine Museum! Come peruse our collection of VINTAGE VALENTINES, arranged by category for easy searching.
The information and images on our pages are regularly updated so please recheck listings that are of special interest for any new card images and/or new details that may appear. If you have additional info about any of our cards, we really appreciate a comment added to that entry. So, please - let us know. We've created this space to share some of our favorites with you and to spread the LUV!
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