Father's Day Gift Ideas

History By Mail is the perfect gift for fathers! Receiving replicas of historic letters and documents makes history come alive.   

  • Curated with care from the best archives in the world 
  • Each document is accompanied by context pages telling relevant details surrounding the historic event
  • High-quality graphically designed replicas with high-quality envelopes and paper
  • Themes (every 4 letters) delve deep into topics such as: Historic inventions, American Wars, and Foreign Diplomacy
  • Perfect as a keepsake, learning materials, or collectible items

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Father's Day Pancake Kit

As soon as you open your eyes, you realize you?ve slept in. Then you notice the aroma of something delicious cooking. Just as you sit up in bed, the door opens. In walks your partner with a tray of pancakes and coffee. A smile spreads across your face. This isn?t a dream?it?s all possible with Tiffani Neal?s breakfast kit. Inside, you?ll find her organic, all-natural pancake mix; a snickerdoodle spice mix (to take those pancakes to the next level); vegan caramel syrup (that will last far beyond a few breakfasts); and two steeping bags each of tea and coffee. So go ahead and enjoy a long, leisurely breakfast in bed. You?ve earned it. Handmade in Georgia.

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Founding Fathers Whiskey Glasses

The Founding Fathers of the United States didn't plan the revolution in coworking spaces. They met in taverns. Toast their drink-fueled disruption with these rocks glasses, each of which bears a Founding Father's personal seal, signature, and a quote. ""Honesty is always the best policy,"" said George Washington, who had one of the biggest whiskey distilleries in the country at Mount Vernon. ""Without Freedom of Thought, there can be no such Thing as Wisdom; and no such Thing as publick Liberty, without Freedom of Speech,"" said Ben Franklin, who published The Drinker's Dictionary, listing 200+ slang phrases for being drunk (""Pidgeon Ey'd,"" ""Jambled,"" ""had a Thump over the Head with Sampson's Jawbone,"" etc.). Makes a great gift for a history or politics buff, teacher, lawyer, or lover of the American dream. Made in Pennsylvania. See the content of each glass here.

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Father's Day Gardener Gift Set

They love plants; you love them. The ideal gift? A Gardener?s Gift Set, of course! This exclusive kit includes a Copper Rain Gauge Garden Stake to track how much water a yard gets (and how much water the plants need); a set of three Happy Plant Food Shakers that make nourishing your green babies a breeze; and a Hand & Foot Repair Kit complete with Heel Balm, Cuticle Salve, and Birch Stick to give your appendages some post-gardening TLC. Rain Gauge Stake made in New York. Happy Plant Food Shakers made in Oregon. Foot and Hand Care Kit handmade in Indiana. Looking for other collections? Explore all of our Uncommon Gift Sets handpicked by gifting experts and packed with best-selling items.

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Whiskey & History Father's Day Gift Set

For more than a few history buffs, a leisurely evening involves discussing events of the past over drinks. Give them everything they?ll need (minus the actual booze) with this trio of gifts. They?ll get a Founding Father whiskey glass featuring none other than George Washington along with his signature, seal, and a quote; a whiskey infusion decanter to turn up the volume on their favorite spirit with oak spheres, plus any herbs, spices, and fruit they want; and a historic cartoons box set full of 50 revolutionary, controversial, and comical sketches. All together, they?ll make for evenings that will go down as some of the best in history. Glass made in Pennsylvania. Cartoon set made in Illinois. Decanter made in China. Looking for other collections? Explore all of our Uncommon Gift Sets handpicked by gifting experts and packed with best-selling items.

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