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February 14, 2014

This Day in History

On this day in 1872, it was reported “the album craze” had reached its height of Valentine popularity. In addition to a “silhouette” album, the “confession” album was very popular. A confession album would have questions on each page to which a young lady’s friends would write answers.

— Information by Historical Society of Old Newbury

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