This colorful vintage Thanksgiving postcard features a wonderful image of a brown and white turkey framed by purple berries and a few leaves, on a yellow background with burgundy edges. The message on the postcard is: Thanksgiving Greeting. Click on image to enlarge.
Here is a vintage illustration of a cocoa cake that has been finished with white frosting. The cake has three slices cut from the center and displayed in the foreground with the two remaining portions of the cake set out behind the slices. The image is from a booklet titled Choice Recipes by Miss Parloa and Other Noted Teachers, 1908. Click on image to enlarge.
This lovely vintage Christmas postcard, by John Winsch, features a copper-colored vase filled with a bouquet of mistletoe and berries. The postcard is finished with a swirl design in each of the four corners. The message on the card is: Christmas Wishes. Click on image to enlarge.
Here is a clip art image of a beautiful antique writing cabinet. The image is from the November 1899 issue of The Designer magazine. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage storybook illustration, titled Poor Dolly’s Tired, features a young girl tucking her tired dolly in to bed. The doll has a nice wicker cradle and a soft beige blanket. The image is from a storybook titled The Sunbeams and Me, by Helen Marion Burnside & Nesbit, Mary Dickens, M. A. Hoyer, and others, illustrated by Helen Jackson, Jane Willis Grey, Fanny Bowers, and others. The book was published by Raphael Tuck & Sons in the late 1800s.
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This vintage page of sheet music was written for kindergarten students. Included on the page are several short songs for the young children to learn during the month of October. The songs are: Falling Leaves, Halloween and The Squirrel Loves a Pleasant Chase. This page of sheet music is from the book First Year Music by Hollis Dann, 1914.Click on image to enlarge.