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Leap Year Postcard Database

Use the available links at left to view an extensive collection of Leap Year postcards by year, artist, company, or overall theme.

Postcard Spotlight

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Leap Year in the 400
Year
1908
Theme
Kids in Series
Title
Leap Year in the 400
Caption

"Leap Year in the 400"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Leap year on the farm
Theme
Kids in Series
Title
Leap Year on the Farm
Caption

"Leap year on the farm"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Leap-year in the West
Theme
Kids in Series
Title
Leap Year in the West
Caption

"Leap-year in the West"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Leap Year on the 'Rialto
Theme
Kids in Series
Title
Leap Year on the 'Rialto'
Caption

"Leap Year on the 'Rialto'"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: ay you'll marry me or I'll press the button
Theme
Burglar
Title
Say You'll Marry Me Or I'll Press the Button
Caption

Leap Year Postcard: "Say you'll marry me or I'll press the button!"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Tis better to have loved and lost
Artist
Lance Thackeray
Title
Leap Year
Caption

Leap Year Postcard: "Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all!"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Your picture dear
Artist
E. Curtis
Title
Leap Year
Caption

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: "Your picture dear, I'll paint from life, if you will make the artist wife"

Photo of 1908 Leap Year Postcard by August Hutaff
Year
1908
Artist
August Hutaff
Title
Leap Year
Caption

1908 Leap Year Postcard by August Hutaff

Photo of 1908 Leap Year Postcard: Don't let him escape
Year
1908
Artist
August Hutaff
Title
Leap Year
Caption

1908 Leap Year Postcard: Don't let him escape

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Women Shall Dedicate to Ye Mere Men
Artist
P. Crosby
Title
Leap Year
Caption

Leap Year Postcard: "Women Shall Dedicate to Ye Mere Men"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard by M. T. Sheahan
Year
1908
Artist
M.T. Sheahan
Title
Leap Year
Caption

Leap Year Postcard by M. T. Sheahan

Photo of 1908 Leap Year Postcard: Please allow me to remind you
Year
1908
Company
Gibson Art. Co.
Title
Leap Year Card
Caption

1908 Leap Year Postcard: "Please allow me to remind you of the fact that this is Leap Year 1908 From the one who loves you"

Photo of Leap Year Postcard: Can you support a husband and family
Artist
Fred Spurgin
Title
Leap Year
Caption

Leap Year Postcard: "Can you support a husband and family?"

Photo of 1908 Leap Year Postcard: Dearest
Year
1908
Artist
F.J. Bilek
Title
Leap Year Proposal
Caption

1908 Leap Year Postcard: "Dearest ___ tis plain to see, That you will not propose to me, and as I dearly love but thee. Oh why won't you come and fly with me."

Photo of 1908 Leap Year Postcard: I know i'll make you a kind loving wife
Year
1908
Artist
F.J. Bilek
Title
Leap Year Proposal
Caption

1908 Leap Year Postcard: "I know i'll make you a kind loving wife, and by constant devotion, brighten your life, But why should I wait for you to ask me. When leap year's my chance to propose to thee"