Happy Valentine’s Day from Arthur Edwards and His Dog Daisy, 1909

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My work obligations are interfering a bit with my blog posts, but I didn’t want to miss Valentine’s Day, especially when I had such a nice homemade valentine to share.  Arthur Edwards mailed this “funnie little valentine”  of himself and his cocker spaniel Daisy on February 10 from Detroit, Michigan, to Ruth Coddington of Auburn, Nebraska.  I’m guessing that he’s about twelve years old here.  I haven’t yet been able to find out anything more about Arthur and Daisy, but his sober expression, and her patient one, are touching.  The photographer is unknown.

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Filed under dogs, pet photography, pet portraiture, pets, post cards, real photo postcard, snapshot

One response to “Happy Valentine’s Day from Arthur Edwards and His Dog Daisy, 1909

  1. Nancy Powell

    Did you know that there’s a Presidential Pet Museum?

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