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Antique French Receipt ~ Free Image

by Julie J on August 20, 2014

Here is a wonderfully aged and shabby vintage French receipt prepared by the company Deliquet, Belloy & Cie. The receipt is date stamped August 1914. Way back then, telephone numbers were easy to remember. The phone number for this company was simply 25.Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Worn and Aged Telephone List Free Vintage […]

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Here is an aged and shabby vintage magazine article that describes methods of measuring for sewing patterns. The illustration is from the May 1904 issue of The Delineator magazine. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Kenwood Sewing Machine Ad and Clip Art Free Vintage Image ~ Hanging Sewing Box Free Vintage Image ~ Sewing Set Clip […]

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Vintage Business Postcards ~ Free Graphics

by Julie J on July 28, 2014

Here are two vintage business postcards dated July 29, 1879 and October 27, 1879. An advertisement in the upper left corner of the back of each postcard reads, “Gleanings in Bee Culture, monthly, $1.00 per year, Sample copy free – A I. Root.” Another bit of advertising on the bottom of the back of the […]

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Here is a vintage French seed label that features a lovely illustration of purple and yellow pansies. The description on the label is: Pensee Anglaise a Grande Fleur Variee. This type of vintage seed label would have been pasted on a seed packet or jar of seeds for retail sale. Click on image to enlarge. […]

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Here is a vintage seed packet for Kale. The front of the package includes an illustration of a head of kale with a field of kale in the background.  This vintage envelope for kale seeds was printed for the Card Seed Co. The back of the The back of the packet gives suggestions for planting and care of […]

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Vintage Fish Invoice – Free Digital Image

by Julie J on July 24, 2014

This unique vintage invoice includes some great typography on the left, with a bunch of wheat in the background. On the right is an image of a lake and mountain scene with a fish in the foreground. The date in the upper right corner is 189___ but the invoice has not been used. Click on image […]

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This vintage catalogue page features a variety of beauty and hair supplies. Most of the products are for women; a few are for men. The items listed on the page are: Face Powder and Talcum Holder, Fancy Glass Puff Box, Decorated Glass Puff Box, Elite Powder Leaves for the Complexion, Pocket Book Toilet Case, Handy Toilet Box, […]

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Victorian Calling Card ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on July 21, 2014

This lovely Victorian calling card includes an illustration of flowers and leaves framing a bird that is perched beside a stamped envelope. The message on the envelope is: Accept my unchanging love.Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Victorian Calling Card ~ Free Image Free Vintage Image ~ Victorian Calling Card Free Vintage Image ~ Victorian […]

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Here is a vintage invoice for a purchase of ½ dozen style 580P corsets and ½ dozen style 832P corsets on September 7, 1917. The purchase was made by Rosa A Agostini from the Royal Worcester Corset Co. In addition to Royal Worcester Corsets, the company also sold Bon Ton Corsets and Adjusto Corsets. Click on […]

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Here is an aged front cover of a Steadmans’ Graded Lessons in Writing booklet that was published by the American Book Company in the early 1900s. This  booklet was printed for students to practice penmanship skills. Click on image to enlarge. Related posts: Free Vintage Image ~ Hand Holding and Writing with Pen Clip Art Free Vintage Image ~ […]

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