Map of England and Wales ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on August 21, 2014

Here is a wonderful vintage C. S. Hammond map of England and Wales. I scanned it from a dictionary in my collection that was published in 1906. England and Wales map, vintage map download, antique map, C. S. Hammond, history geography England WalesClick on image to enlarge.

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English Mastiff Dog ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 21, 2014

Here is a vintage image of an adorable English Mastiff dog. The image is from Cassell’s Household Guide, Volume I, circa 1869. English Mastiff illustration, black and white clip art, vintage animal clipart, vintage dog image, mastiff dog sketch Click on image to enlarge.

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Yellow Rose Birthday Greetings ~ Vintage Image

by Julie J on August 20, 2014

This colorful vintage postcard features two beautiful roses in a glass vase. A single yellow rose lies on the table behind the vase and two rose petals are in the foreground. The message on the postcard is: Birthday Greetings. Victorian postcard graphics, vintage birthday postcard, yellow rose clip art, old fashioned birthday card, vintage flower illustrationFor additional creative options, here is a version of the postcard without the birthday message. Victorian postcard graphics, vintage birthday postcard, yellow rose clip art, old fashioned birthday card, vintage flower illustrationClick on images to enlarge.

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This vintage image features three fashionable clothing styles for young ladies for the summer of 1892. The first outfit on the left is referred to as a Misses’ Costume, the outfit in the middle is referred to as a Misses’ Dress and the one on the far right is also referred to as a Misses’ Dress. All three girls are wearing hats. Two of the girls are holding books. Perhaps they are attending school or church. The image is from the June 1892 issue of The Delineator magazine. Victorian teen girl clip art, antique misses clothing, black and white clipart, Edwardian dress image, vintage fashion illustrationHere is a black and white clip art version of the image. Victorian teen girl clip art, antique misses clothing, black and white clipart, Edwardian dress image, vintage fashion illustrationClick on images to enlarge.

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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.French vintage receipt, vintage accounting graphics, antique receipt, aged digital paper, old French invoiceClick on image to enlarge.

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Sea-Side Amusements 2 ~ Free Graphics

by Julie J on August 19, 2014

This page, titled SEA-SIDE AMUSEMENTS, is filled with a wonderful variety of seashells. There is another page of sea shells, that includes Figures 1 – 23, on my blog here. The page is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869.  Click on image to enlarge. black and white clip art, sea shells printable, vintage sea clip art, digital collage sheet freeThe following is a description of the figures:
24. Tridacna squamosa (Lamarck)
25. Pholas crispata (Linnaeus)
26. Cardium costatum (Linnaeus)
27. Cypraea nucleus (Linnaeus)
28 Trochus Cookii (Chemnitz)
29. Cypraea gangrenosa (Dilwin)
30. Buccinum undatum (Linnaeus)
31. Cypraea eburnea (Barnes)
32. Cypraea onyx (Linnaeus)
33. Bilimus sultanus (Lamarck)
34. Cypraea subviridis (Reeve)
35. Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus)
36. Aplysia inca (D’Orbigny)
37. Cypraea Capensis (Gray)
38. Planorbis corneus (Linnaeus)
39. Cypraea subviridis (Reeve)
40. Turbo magaritaceus (Linnaeus)
41. Donax rugosus (Linnaeus)
42. Echinus, commonly known as the Sea-urchin
43. Patella caerulia (Lamarck)
44. Cypraea argus (Linnaeus)
45. Cypraea argus (Linnaeus)

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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. Kate Greenaway, Marigold Garden, Victorian storybook image, on the wall top, mother and child clip artThis vintage storybook image and poem, On The Wall Top (spelling and grammar as it is in the book), is from Marigold Garden by Kate Greenaway, circa 1892.

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Here is a beautiful vintage floral illustration. The scientific name for this flower is Aquilegia Glandulosa. The common name is Altai Columbine or Granny’s Bonnets. The image is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Aquilegia Glandulosa, granny’s bonnet flower, black and white graphics, vintage flower illustration, printable floral imageClick on image to enlarge.

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Harness Horse ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on August 18, 2014

Here is a beautiful vintage engraving of a trotting harness horse. The image is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume II, circa 1869. vintage horse engraving, farm animal clip art, black and white clipart, harness horse illustration, trotting horse graphics Click on image to enlarge.

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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? Kate Greenaway, Marigold Garden, Victorian storybook image, on the wall top, mother and child clip art

This vintage storybook image and poem, On The Wall Top (spelling and grammar as it is in the book), is from Marigold Garden by Kate Greenaway, circa 1892.

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