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Free Online Printable Photo Christmas Cards

Henry Cole, an American lithographer, is the one who invented Christmas cards. He was producing over five million cards per year by the 1880s. His cards were made using a new process called chromolithography which allows for realistic coloration and detail. These cards were a popular gift for both family and friends in the late 1800s. There are so many options that you can choose from that you are sure to find the right one for your needs.

Christmas cards were traditionally purchased by friends and family. Today, they are sold for several pounds. Some are rare, and can fetch thousands of pounds. Even the first-generation card is considered a rare piece of history, and well worth the price. It might surprise you to learn that Sir Henry’s first cards sold for more than PS22,000 per year. In fact, today, you can buy a first-generation Christmas card for a few thousand pounds.

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