What's New at Nancy Rosin's Victorian Treasury

Announcement about Elizabeth Cobbold paper-cut valentines

Nancy has repatriated Elizabeth Cobbold paper-cut valentines from her collection to The Cobbold Family History Trust. See the announcement. (local mirror)

Nancy featured in online video at History.com!

As part of their History of the Holidays video series, History.com has created a new online short video featuring Nancy called "Valentine Cards" in which she shows pieces from her collection. View Nancy's Valentine Cards video online at History.com. (You can also see all of the History.com Valentine's Day video clips.)

A Tribute to Tasha Tudor

Nancy reflects on a memorable experience working with Tasha Tudor. Her charming illustrations and sentimental stories have captured our hearts, and her valentines are an important part of our valentine history.  Click here to view

"Vinegar Valentines" in Antiques & Collecting Magazine
A new article has appeared and will be uploaded to this site in the near future: “Vinegar Valentines - How Don’t I Love Thee” Antiques & Collecting Magazine February 2009. Illustrations from Nancy Rosin Collection.

Article on Evolution of the Modern Scrapbook in Ephemera Journal
The Ephemera Journal (of the Ephemera Society of America) has published an article by Nancy Rosin, “Our Saving Graces: Archivists of the Past, Present and Future”. The article describes the evolution of the scrapbook into a work of art and a chronicle of social history.

New Links: Four new websites to browse!
Collecting Victorian Expressions of Love - An article in Victoriana.com online magazine, January, 2008
The Valentine – A Tribute to Love - An article in Victoriana.com online magazine February, 2008
The Language of Valentines - This is a gardening website, and the article has wonderful use of Valentine images for floral enthusiasts
The Ephemera of Love Interview - A recent interview by Marty Weil for his ephemera website

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