Children

Going to See Grandmamma by Kate Greenaway

by Julie J on August 30, 2014

GOING TO SEE GRANDMAMMA. LITTLE Molly and Damon Are walking so far, For they’re going to see Their kind Grandmamma. And they very well know, When they get there she’ll take From out of her cupboard Some very nice cake. And into her garden They know they may run, And pick some red currants, And […]

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Victorian Girls Fashion ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 27, 2014

Here is a sweet image of two Victorian girls sharing a hug. They are modelling two of the latest girls’ clothing styles for the winter of 1891. The outfit of the girl on the left is referred to as a Child’s House Toilette and the outfit of the girl on the right is referred to […]

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On The Wall Top 2 ~ Free Kate Greenaway Image

by Julie J on August 19, 2014

ON THE WALL TOP. SO high – so high on the wall we run, The nearer the sky – why, the nearer the sun. If you give me one penny, I’ll give you two, For that’s the way good neighbours do. This vintage storybook image and poem, On The Wall Top (spelling and grammar as it is […]

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On The Wall Top 1 ~ Free Kate Greenaway Image

by Julie J on August 18, 2014

ON THE WALL TOP. DANCING and prancing to town we go, On the top of the wall of the town we go. Shall we talk to the stars, or talk to the moon, Or run along home to our dinner so soon? This vintage storybook image and poem, On The Wall Top (spelling and grammar as it […]

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This lovely vintage postcard image features a Victorian girl in a white dress and yellow straw hat. She is spilling a basket of beautiful flowers as she walks along a path of grass. Perhaps she is a flower girl at a wedding. The message on the bottom of the card is: To the One I […]

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This vintage postcard features a well-dressed Victorian boy carrying flowers. He has a basket of pretty pink flowers balanced on his left shoulder and is holding, in his right hand, a green watering pail that is filled with a few more of the pretty pink flowers. The message on the postcard is: Heartiest Congratulations. Here […]

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The Cow ~ Vintage Poem and Clip Art

by Julie J on August 13, 2014

Here is a sweet poem about a boy who loves his cow. The page is from A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson, 1916. Here is a black and white clip art version of the image from the page. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Winter-Time ~ Free Vintage Poem and Clip Art Free Vintage Image […]

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Under Rose Arches by Kate Greenaway

by Julie J on August 6, 2014

UNDER ROSE ARCHES. UNDER Rose Arches to Rose Town – Rose Town on the top of the hill; For the Summer wind blows and music goes, And the violins sound shrill. Oh Roses shall be for her carpet, And her curtains of Roses so fair; And a Rosy crown, while far adown Floats her long […]

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Here is a black and white clip art collection of seven Victorian hats and bonnets for babies and children. The images are from the Koch & Co. Spring and Summer 1898 Fashion Catalogue. These bonnets and hats ranged in price from 49 cents to $2.98. Click on image to enlarge Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Victorian Hats […]

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Here is an image of a young Victorian girl, facing left, standing in a patch of grass. She is wearing a knee-length dress that has ruffles at the armhole and hem and a ribbon at the waist that is tied into a bow at the back. She has on a sunbonnet with a large brim that covers […]

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