Gifts for History Buffs

Are you looking for an excellent and unique gift for the history buff in your life? You're in the right place! History By Mail offers a unique way to learn history directly from history through documents themselves.

We have created a list of unique gifts for history buffs.

Plastic box of Historic Cartoons (set of 50 cards)

Historic Cartoons Box (Set of 50 Cards)

What's included? Over 200 years of historic cartoons together in one box for the first time. These 50 cards touch upon major moments in American history from the colonial period through the civil rights era.

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World War II Cartoons & Posters

World War II Cartoons & Posters (25 Card Set)

This set contains 25 cards containing faithfully recreated WWII cartoons and posters with detailed explanations. 

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Sample letter of U.S. Holidays Yearlong Subscription

U.S. Holidays Yearlong Subscription

Learn about the origins of 12 U.S. holidays! Recipients of this subscription will receive a primary source document and context page related to 12 U.S. holidays, approximately two weeks before the holiday. 

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Sample envelope of History By Mail

1 Year Subscription

Replicas of historic documents delivered monthly. Curated with care from the best archives in the world. Each document accompanied by context pages telling relevant details surrounding the historic event.

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D-Day Letter of History By Mail

6 Month Subscription

High quality graphically designed replicas with high quality envelopes and paper. Perfect as a keepsake, learning materials, or collectible items.

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History By Mail Subscriptions

Monthly Subscription

Each letter comes with a separate document explaining the context of the letter including its author, recipient, and relevance to the events of its time, as well as a transcription when necessary.

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Recipes from Historic Figures

Recipes from Historic Figures Subscription

This fascinating subscription series delivers detailed replicas of real handwritten recipes from renowned names like George Washington, Emily Dickinson, and Rosa Parks. An exciting gift for foodies and history buffs alike, each monthly delivery is a keepsake-worthy peek into our delicious past.

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