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. antique Thanksgiving postcard, turkey clip art, Victorian thanksgiving clipart, vintage turkey graphic, old fashioned thanksgiving card Click on image to enlarge.

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Victorian Ladies’ Toilette ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on October 4, 2014

Here is a lovely illustration of a Victorian lady wearing an elegant hat and modelling a beautiful Ladies’ Toilette, an outfit designed from two pattern pieces: a Ladies’ Coat Polonaise and a Ladies’ Skirt. The lady is standing at the bottom of a set of stairs, with her right hand behind her back and her left hand balancing a closed umbrella on the sidewalk. The illustration is from the October 1889 issue of The Delineator magazine. Victorian lady, black and white clip art, Victorian fashion image, ladies toilette, vintage fashion illustrationHere is a black and white clip art version. Victorian lady, black and white clip art, Victorian fashion image, ladies toilette, vintage fashion illustrationClick on images to enlarge.

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Cocoa Cake ~ Free Vintage Illustration

by Julie J on October 4, 2014

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. chocolate cake illustration, vintage cake illustration, old fashioned cocoa cake, chocolate dessert clip art, vintage chocolate imageClick on image to enlarge.

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Free Vintage Scorpion Clip Art Image

by Julie J on October 3, 2014

This vintage illustration of a scorpion is from the antique book Hooker’s Illustrated Natural History by Worthington Hooker, M.D. The book was published in 1864. vintage scorpion clip art, black and white graphics, vintage halloween clipart, scorpion illustration, creepy insect engraving Here is a black and white clip art version. vintage scorpion clip art, black and white graphics, vintage halloween clipart, scorpion illustration, creepy insect engraving Click on images to enlarge.

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Mistletoe and Berries ~ Vintage Christmas Image

by Julie J on October 3, 2014

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. John Winsch, vintage Christmas postcard, mistletoe and berries clip art, Victorian Christmas card, antique Christmas illustrationClick on image to enlarge.

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Antique Writing Cabinet ~ Free Clip Art

by Julie J on October 2, 2014

Here is a clip art image of a beautiful antique writing cabinet. The image is from the November 1899 issue of The Designer magazine. Victorian furniture illustration, black and white graphics, vintage furniture clipart, writing cabinet clip art, old fashioned deskClick on image to enlarge.

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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. vintage storybook illustration, Victorian girl and doll, sunbeams and me, vintage child printable, sleepy doll clip artThe 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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Hanging Spider ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on October 1, 2014

This vintage illustration features a large spider hanging by its web from a branch. The image is from Hooker’s Illustrated Natural History by Worthington Hooker, M.D. The book was published in 1864. vintage spider clip art, black and white graphics, vintage halloween clipart, hanging spider illustration, creepy insect engravingHere is a black and white clip art version of the hanging spider. vintage spider clip art, black and white graphics, vintage halloween clipart, hanging spider illustration, creepy insect engravingClick on images to enlarge.

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Kindergarten Songs for October ~ Free Graphic

by Julie J on October 1, 2014

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.vintage sheet music, songs for October, kindergarten music, simple songs for children, old book pageClick on image to enlarge.

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Fruiting Apple Branch ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on September 30, 2014

This wonderful vintage illustration of a fruiting branch of apple includes three ripe apples and several leaves on a tree branch. The image is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. fruiting branch of apple, vintage apple clip art, black and white graphics, apples and leaves, botanical fruit imageHere is a black and white clip art version. fruiting branch of apple, vintage apple clip art, black and white graphics, apples and leaves, botanical fruit imageClick on images to enlarge.

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