Advertising

This old magazine advertisement features a Yost No. 4 Typewriter. The ad states that the Yost typewriter has recently had many improvements put on it which add to its convenience and capacity. The improvements include: better paper feed, an adjustable paper guide and improved line lock. Here is a black and white clip art version […]

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This Victorian trading card is an advertisement for Mrs. Winslow’s Soothing Syrup, an old remedy for children teething. The image on the front of the card features a happy mother holding a smiling baby. The back of the card includes advice for mothers in three languages and a calendar for 1888. Click on images to […]

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Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for The Brainerd & Armstrong Co.’s annual Embroidery Book for the year 1900. The ad features an image of a well-dressed lady, seated in a beautiful wooden chair, doing embroidery work. The advertisement is from the November 1899 issue of The Designer magazine. Here is a black and white […]

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This vintage advertisement for Henderson’s New Early Pea “Prosperity” includes an image of a man picking beautifully ripened garden peas. His wooden basket is full and the vines still hold an abundance of peas. Large illustrations of individual peas are in the foreground of the image. The page is from the Peter Henderson & Co. Everything for […]

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Here is an antique catalogue listing for a set of nickel-plated sadirons. These old irons were heated near an open fire or on a coal or wood burning stove to make them hot enough to remove creases from clothing. The old ad is from the Sears Roebuck and Co. 1916 catalogue. Here is a black and white clipart […]

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Here is an interesting antique catalogue advertisement for a Henderson New Horse Lawn Mower. The ad claims that this new mower will leave the surface of the lawn as smooth as velvet. I’m guessing the man riding the mower takes the job seriously since he’s dressed in a suit and not just any old pair […]

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Here is a vintage advertising card for Ziegler-Reinertsen Confectioners. The card is beige with black fonts and design details. Plus a black and white clip art version of the candy, without the writing, from the card. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Vintage Business Card Graphic Atmore’s Mince Meat Victorian Trade Card ~ Free […]

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This vintage magazine advertisement for Heather of the Links, a Lundborg perfume manufactured by Ladd & Coffin, is from the May 1899 issue of The Ladies’ Home Journal. Here is a black and white clip art version of the pretty perfume bottle from the ad. Click on images to enlarge.. Related posts: Free Vintage Champagne Graphics ~ […]

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This vintage advertisement claims that Florence Crochet Silk, with its soft finish, strict purity and durable colors is not only extensively used for crochet work of all kinds but is also in high favor for knitting, often used for making mittens, stockings and other articles of wearing apparel. The ad is from the March 1895 […]

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This vintage advertisement for Grand Imperial Sec Champagne, being introduced by the Germania Wine Cellars, is from the Christmas 1898 issue of Harper’s New Monthly Magazine. Here is a black and white clip art version of the bottle of champagne from the ad. Click on images to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Caligraph Typewriter […]

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