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Study of Roses ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on May 4, 2015

This vintage page includes advertising for reproductions of Lida Clarkson’s Colored Studies and Ingall’s Home Magazine. The page features a black and white engraving of Lida Clarkson’s beautiful Study of Roses. Here is a black and white clip art version of the illustration of roses from the page. My original scan is from the January […]

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Flower Garden Tools ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on April 30, 2015

This vintage advertisement is from a supplement to the November 1889 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. The ad features a set of flower garden tools, consisting of a hoe, spade, fork and rake, that were made of the best steel and iron with finely polished hardwood handles. A boxed set of the tools was available free […]

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Good Manners ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on April 24, 2015

Here is a full-page vintage advertisement for a book titled Good Manners that was published by The Butterick Publishing Company. The book cost $1.00 and covered etiquette for every phase of social life in 1890. Here is a black and white clip art version of the Victorian couple from the ad. My original scan is […]

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Here is a shabby vintage magazine advertisement for The Small Catalogue of Fashions for Spring, 1895 and The Catalogue of Special Styles for Spring and Summer, two fashion catalogues that were published by The Butterick Publishing Co. The ad includes an illustration of a lovely Victorian lady seated on a bench. She is leaning forward […]

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Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for Johnson Handspun clothing. The ad claimed the clothing wore well and washed well and was just the thing for romping children. The ad includes a fun illustration of a boy and girl climbing a rustic country fence. The boy is sitting on the top horizontal rail of the fence […]

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Vintage Bride ~ Free Magazine Clip Art

by Julie J on March 1, 2015

Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for a book titled Weddings and Wedding Anniversaries. The book was published by The Butterick Publishing Co. of New York and cost 15 cents. The ad includes a beautiful illustration of a bride. Here is a black and white clip art version of the image from the ad. The […]

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Antique Washing Machines ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on February 3, 2015

Here are catalogue listings for two styles of antique washing machines. The first is a rotary washer named the Perfection Washer. The cost was $6.75 and the ad guaranteed this to be the finest washing machine in the world. Here is a black and white clip art version of the Perfection Washer. The second washer […]

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Crab-Apple Blossoms ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on January 28, 2015

Here is a vintage advertisement for Crab-Apple Blossoms, a perfume that was manufactured by the Crown Perfumery Co. The ad includes an illustration of a beautiful perfume bottle with a crown shaped lid. The ad is from a back page of advertising in Mrs. Beeton’s Household Management, circa 1888. Here is a black and white […]

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Horsfords Acid Phosphate ~ Free Trade Card Image

by Julie J on January 23, 2015

This Victorian trading card features an illustration of a young girl with her arms folded and resting on a pedestal. She is wearing a ruffled shawl and ruffled bonnet with a large pink bow. The advertising on the card is for Horsford’s Acid Phosphate – a preparation for mental & physical exhaustion, dyspepsia, &c. Here […]

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Here is a vintage advertisement for Lavender Salts manufactured by the Crown Perfumery Co. The ad includes an illustration of the beautiful bottle of lavender salts with a crown shaped lid. The ad is from a back page of Mrs. Beeton’s Household Management, circa 1888. Here is a black and white clip art version of […]

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