Lists of wedding anniversary gifts vary by country. The traditional and modern
U.S. versions were compiled by librarians at the Chicago Public Library.
Go traditional or be modern. Get anniversary gift ideas from this list and take it
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The tradition of giving a specific gift on a specific anniversary dates back to the
Middle Ages. (See our article "History of Wedding Anniversary Gift Lists" for a ...
Anniversary, Tradtional, Modern. 1st, Paper, Clocks. 2nd, Cotton, China,porcelain
. 3rd, Leather, Crystal, Glass. 4th, Linen, Silk, Fruit, Flowers, Electrical ...
Although the anniversary
on this website are based on the lists
provided by the Chicago Public Library, the tradition of giving specific anniversary
gifts based on the number of years a couple has been married dates back to the Middle Ages.
"The practice of o... More »
Jun 27, 2011 ... A list of wedding anniversaries by year that includes the names of materials
symbols and flowers associated with the anniversary.
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Anniv. Gift. 1st, Paper. 2nd, Cotton. 3rd, Leather. 4th, Fruit, flowers. 5th, Wood. 6th
, Sugar. 7th, Copper, wool. 8th, Bronze, pottery. 9th, Pottery, willow. 10th, Tin.
The historic origins of wedding anniversaries date back to the Medieval German
empire, when husbands crowned their wives with silver and gold wreaths, ...
If you are looking for the names of all the wedding anniversaries here is a
complete list of all the traditional names and their modern equivalent gifts.