It seems, even a century ago, people were having trouble illustrating just how they felt on a romantic greeting card. The New York Public Library has an online gallery of Valentine's cards from the early days of mass-produced love letters. See if any of these cards have what it takes to woo your special person this Valentine's Day.
Train engine covered in flowers. / via NYPL Digital Collections
All aboard the Love Express! When a simple bouquet won’t do the trick, nothing is sweeter than the scent of a big, purple flower train.
Valentine greetings. / via NYPL Digital Collections
Something about this is wildly romantic, I’m sure.
Nick received a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication at Dixie State University in Utah where we was Opinion Editor at Dixie Sun News. Now he interns for Deseret News National. Follow him on Twitter at