When was the last time you sent out a Fourth of July card? If your answer is never, then you’re in good company. Mailing out a happy Fourth of July message went the way of the Model T and the silent movies.
But apparently, there was a time when sending a card to honor our country’s birthday was a “thing” to do. And not just any old card; these cards run the gamut from creepy to cute. We’re talking guns, cannons, fireworks, rockets, and, of course, patriotic dancing bears.
Check out 24 other examples of vintage Fourth of July post cards right here from the wonderful to the weird.