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Object Name Valentine
Catalog Number 2018.fic.099
Description Valentine postcard with a concerned-looking Cupid on the front, staring at a number of arrows stuck in a wall/door inside a heart shape. "To my Valentine. Oh! Please to be my Valentine, See love is worn and thin. He's worked with me so very hard, To try your heart to win." Addressed to Miss Marion Dorset of Lake City, Minn. Child's cursive handwriting in pencil: "Dear Marion Dorset, I hope you have a lovely Valentines. From John William Cooke"
Collection LCHS Postcard Collection
People Dorset, Marian
Search Terms Postcard