New Year and My Valentine ~ Free Sheet Music

by Julie J on February 14, 2015

This vintage page of sheet music includes the songs The New Year and My Valentine. I scanned the page from the book First Year Music by Hollis Dann, 1914.vintage sheet music, valentine song, printable music page, free vintage graphics, new year songClick on image to enlarge.

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Victorian Calling Card ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on February 14, 2015

Happy Valentine’s Day!

This lovely Victorian calling card features an illustration of a hand holding a cluster of yellow and red roses. Included in the illustration is a small card with the message: Truly thine. Victorian calling card, vintage ephemera, free vintage card, old fashioned visiting card, printable card hand rosesClick on image to enlarge.

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Vintage Library Cards ~ Free Graphics

by Julie J on February 13, 2015

Here are two aged and shabby vintage library cards. They are from the book Birdcraft, by Mabel Osgood Wright, 1897, a recent addition to my collection. When the book arrived and I saw these old library cards intact, I was excited to share them with you!

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Loving by Oscar Pletsch ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on February 12, 2015

This adorable vintage engraving titled Loving by Oscar Pletsch features two young sisters playing together. The younger sister is giving her older sister a sweet kiss on the cheek.black and white clip art, Victorian girls printable, sisters at play vintage clip art, Loving by Oscar Pletsch, vintage storybook engravingThe illustration is from Little Folks and Little Friends by Oscar Pletsch, circa 1880.

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Cherubs and Roses ~ Free Valentine Graphic

by Julie J on February 11, 2015

This vintage Valentine’s Day postcard features two adorable cherubs sitting on a stack of large white papers. The message: “From Thy Valentine” is written on the top paper of the stack. The bottom of one cherub’s dress is surrounded by pretty pink and red roses and the other cherub is holding a single rose. Two white doves are also included on this lovely Valentine card. vintage valentine postcard, cherubs and roses clip art, old fashioned valentine card, vintage valentine illustration, printable valentines day cardClick on image to enlarge.

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Map of the Bird ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on February 10, 2015

This vintage illustration, titled Map of the Bird, identifies the numerous parts of a bird. The sketch is by Louis Agassiz Fuertes, from the book Birdcraft by Mabel Osgood Wright, 1897, a recent addition to my collection.vintage bird clip art, map of the bird, black and white graphics, printable bird illustration, bird parts labelled, Louis Agassiz FuertesClick on image to enlarge.

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Cookies ~ Free Vintage Cookbook Pages

by Julie J on February 9, 2015

Featured on these two vintage cookbook page are recipes for Ryzon cookies, including: Sugar Cookies, Spice Cookies, Fancy Cookies for Tea, Fig Cookies, Peanut Cookies, Chocolate Delights and Walnut Macaroons. The first page also includes an illustration of heart-shaped cookies on a serving platter. Ryzon was a brand of baking powder. cookies printable, desserts sweets graphics, heart shaped cookies illustration, vintage food clipart, old fashioned cookie recipe, vintage baking imagecookies printable, desserts sweets graphics, heart shaped cookies illustration, vintage food clipart, old fashioned cookie recipe, vintage baking imageThe pages are from the Ryzon Baking Book by Marion Harris Neil, 1917.

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Odontoglossum Crispum ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on February 8, 2015

Here is a vintage clip art illustration of an Odontoglossum Crispum in full bloom. It is considered by experts to be one of the most beautiful of all orchids. Odontoglossum Crispum, orchid clip art, black and white graphics, vintage flower illustration, printable floral imageThe engraving is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885.

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Carriages and Vehicles ~ Free Vintage Graphic

by Julie J on February 7, 2015

This old book page is filled with a variety of illustrations of antique vehicles. The page is titled, “Modern Fashionable Carriages and Vehicles in General Use”. I scanned it from Hill’s Manual of Social and Business Forms, by Thos. E. Hill, 1886. antique car clip art, old book page, carriages and vehicles, old fashioned vehicle illustration, vintage car printable  Click on image to enlarge.

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Retro Valentine Envelopes ~ Free Printables

by Julie J on February 6, 2015

Here are two retro valentine printable envelopes. The first envelope has an illustration of a young artistic girl with a palette of paints in her hand. There is a white space for the name of the recipient on one side of the envelope and a pink heart with the message “with Love” on the other side. The background of the envelope is a red and white checkered design. vintage valentine clip art, retro valentine envelope, train valentine illustration, printable envelope, red white blue envelope designThe second envelope includes an illustration of a young boy dressed as an engineer driving a train that is pulling three cars filled with hearts and flowers. There is a large heart on one side of the envelope that is designed to be used for the name of the recipient. vintage valentine clip art, retro valentine envelope, train valentine illustration, printable envelope, red white blue envelope designThe extended edges of each envelope indicate where to fold and paste to create envelopes from the printable illustrations. I scanned the envelopes from a valentine book that was published in the 1940s; it was not copyrighted

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