Vintage Easter Cards
Did you know...
Easter is celebrated in many ways in different Christian
countries. Easter cards reflect these customs. Easter cards, old and new,
have pictures of Easter Bunnies, Easter eggs, the empty tomb, Easter lilies and
more. Easter cards are shared as part of the custom of celebrating Easter in
many countries. Vintage and Retro Easter cards are collected by many people and
displayed at Easter time.
Featured Historic Event
April 14th, 1865
President Abraham Lincoln
1865...President Abraham Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded at Ford's
Theater in Washington D.C.
President Lincoln is shot by John Wilkes Booth.
Booth is an actor. He is also a
Confederate sympathizer. Booth is trying to save the Confederacy. He also plans
on having the vice-president, Andrew Johnson, and the Secretary of State,
William H. Seward killed. His accomplices succeeded in injuring Seward, but
vice-president Johnson is unharmed. Booth breaks his own leg jumping out of the
Presidentís box, but manages to flee the
theater. He is later found hiding in a
President Lincoln, who has been taken to a nearby lodging house, dies the
next morning. He becomes the first
U.S. President to be assassinated. It is just five days after General
Robert E. Lee surrendered the Confederate troops at Appomattox Court House in
Virginia. The war was already over.
Did you know ...
The official name of China is
The People's Republic of China. China spreads out over both the northern
and southern hemispheres, and takes up a large part of Eastern Asia. China has
more people than any other country on earth. There are 1.3 billion people in
China. China is known for many things, including the Great Wall, panda
bears, fresh water pearls, tea and silk.
Montana means mountain in Spanish. Montana has been labeled the Treasure State.
Not only is Montana rich in scenic treasure, but the state has been mined for copper, lead,
zinc, silver, coal, and oil. Montana is also called Big Sky Country. Montana is the
place to go to watch migrating herds of Elk, Eagles and Trumpeter Swans under a vast blue
sky with an unobstructed view. The most populated city in Montana is Billings. Helena is the capital...
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Notable Historic Events...take a walk through history.
See what happened on your birthday. Fun and educational.
U.S. States Clipart
.. travel around the United States of America viewing the clipart and images from the 50 States.
print PDF pages to color with fun facts for children.