Behind the Scenes in Conservation: Eden Park Watercolor

by Conservation

3/28/2018

behind the scenes , conservation , watercolor , Eden Park , Valentine Bonhajo

While listening to forecasts of a winter storm last week, the paper conservator was enjoying this view of Eden Park’s Mirror Lake in the height of summer.

The Business of Love: Early Paper Lace Valentine's

by Molly Donnermeyer

2/7/2018

Valentine's Day , Valentine , paper lace , Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives

These early examples of paper lace valentines date back to the late 19th century.