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Pretty the history of christmas greeting cards from the the best part Gallery on yoob4.org. the history of greeting cards from their early chinese and egyptian origins to europe and the us the history of greeting cards dates back to the ancient chinese who exchanged messages of goodwill to celebrate a new year and to early egyptians who used papyrus scrolls to send greetings, greeting cards remained a side business for printers for a couple of decades by the 1870s in england and across europe there were several card manufacturers printing christmas cards, according to emotions greeting card museum the oldest known greeting card in existence is a valentine made during the 1400s which is now housed in the british museum in london although sending new years cards didnt become popular until the late 1700s there are new year cards that can also be dated back to the 1400s, the history of the christmas card borne out of having too little time the holiday greeting has boomed into a major industry

Signed Woodcut By Gwen Raverat Printed As A Christmas Card

a christmas card is a greeting card sent as part of the traditional celebration of christmas in order to convey between people a range of sentiments related to christmastide and the holiday season, sending greeting cards to friends and family is a tradition that goes back about 200 years they were mostly sent by the elite and wealthy in the early to mid 1800s

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the history of christmas cards the custom of sending christmas cards was started in the uk in 1843 by sir henry cole he was a senior civil servant government worker who had helped setup the new public record office now called the post office where he was an assistant keeper and wondered how it could be used more by ordinary people, we thank for this history of christmas greetings a round up of christmas card historical facts the long history of holiday greetings is what fuels the popularity of our retro christmas cards to all folks who hold christmas tradition dear, christmas greeting cardthe first christmas card designed by john callcott horsley for his friend sir henry cole urtesy of hallmark cards inc the colourful printed card ran a parallel course with the lace paper valentine one of the english publishers marcus ward co employed kate, given the popularity of greeting cards its no wonder why its a multibillion dollar industry the ancestor to modern greeting cards is the vintage christmas card which paved the way for the cards we send today and opened the door to fun everyday cards and thankyou notes

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