Baby Carriages ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 2, 2014

Here are vintage catalogue listings for two styles of baby carriages. Each of the carriages is covered by a ruffled parasol. The ads are from the 1908  Spiegel May Stern Co. Universal Home Furnishers Catalogue. old catalogue page, vintage baby clip art, antique baby carriage illustration, free black and white clipart, pram carriage graphic, parasol covered baby buggyHere are black and white clip art versions of the baby carriages from the ads. old catalogue page, vintage baby clip art, antique baby carriage illustration, free black and white clipart, pram carriage graphic, parasol covered baby buggyold catalogue page, vintage baby clip art, antique baby carriage illustration, free black and white clipart, pram carriage graphic, parasol covered baby buggyClick on images to enlarge.

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Acquisition Map of United States ~ Free Graphic

by Julie J on November 2, 2014

Here is a unique and interesting map of the United States. It’s an antique C. S. Hammond map that shows the acquisition of territory (with corresponding years) of the United States. You can find another map of the United States on my blog here. I scanned the map from a dictionary in my collection that was published in 1906. United States map, vintage map download, antique map, history geography USA, acquisition of territory USClick on image to enlarge.

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Chippendale Cabinet ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on November 1, 2014

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

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Kindergarten Songs for November ~ Free Graphic

by Julie J on November 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 November. The songs are: Turkey Time, Feeding Birds, Jack Frost, Baa, Baa, Black Sheep and November. This page of sheet music is from the book First Year Music by Hollis Dann, 1914. vintage sheet music, songs for November, kindergarten music, simple songs for children, old book pageClick on image to enlarge.

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Fisk Tires Winter Scene ~ Free Vintage Graphics

by Julie J on October 31, 2014

Here is a vintage magazine advertisement for Fisk tires. The ad features an illustration of a winter scene, with four young boys admiring the tires on a car parked outside a Fisk Tires garage. A woman is seated in the car and a man (perhaps her husband) is outside the vehicle, standing beside the mechanic, on the other side of the car. The ad includes the Fisk tire logo of a sleepy boy holding a tire with his right arm and a lit candle in his left hand. The ad is from the September 6, 1917 issue of Hardware Age magazine. antique car graphics, free black and white clip art, old magazine ad, vintage transportation clip art, fisk tires winter sceneHere are black and white clip art versions of the illustrations from the ad. antique car graphics, free black and white clip art, old magazine ad, vintage transportation clip art, fisk tires winter sceneantique car graphics, free black and white clip art, old magazine ad, vintage transportation clip art, fisk tires winter sceneClick on images to enlarge.

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Flying Witch in Basket ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on October 31, 2014

Happy Halloween! Here is a vintage storybook illustration of a witch flying in a basket. She is brushing at a spider’s web in the sky with her straw broom. The image is from Tom Tucker and Little Bo Peep, by Thomas Hood, illustrated by Alice Wheaton Adams, published in 1891.Halloween witch illustration, storybook witch, vintage Halloween clip art, free printable witch, witch flying in basketClick on image to enlarge.

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Runkel’s Chocolate ~ Free Vintage Clip Art

by Julie J on October 30, 2014

“Milk is Food Chocolate is Food. Separately or together they both contain great nutriment.” states this vintage magazine advertisement for Runkel’s chocolate. The ad also claims that, “In all the food world there is not another instance of a confection so delicious, so universally popular, so satisfying, and so nutritious as chocolate, especially if it is Runkel’s Creme de Milk Chocolate.” Runkel’s chocolate, antique magazine advertising, black and white graphics free, vintage kitchen clip art, vintage chocolate graphicsHere are black and white clip art versions of the chocolate bar and the tin of cocoa from the ad. Runkel’s chocolate, antique magazine advertising, black and white graphics free, vintage kitchen clip art, vintage chocolate graphicsRunkel’s chocolate, antique magazine advertising, black and white graphics free, vintage kitchen clip art, vintage chocolate graphicsMy original scan is from the September 1914 issue of The Ladies’ World magazine.

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Poinsettia Christmas Flower ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on October 30, 2014

Here is a vintage illustration of a poinsettia, a beautiful red flower, with green leaves, that is often referred to as the Christmas flower and one that is used in many Christmas displays. Christmas flower illustration, poinsettia clip art, vintage floral clipart, red flower graphics, printable Christmas imageHere is a second version of the poinsettia image. I’ve  removed the dark yellow circle and original book page in the background and placed the flower on a white background. Christmas flower illustration, poinsettia clip art, vintage floral clipart, red flower graphics, printable Christmas imageThe image is from a book of poetry titled Gems from Whittier, circa 1900.
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Here is an illustration of a Victorian lady holding up the side of her skirt as she comes down a set of stairs. She is wearing a Ladies’ Afternoon Toilette, which consists of a Ladies’ Basque Waist and Circular Skirt. The crown of her felt hat is encircled with velvet and trimmed with jet and wing-shaped ends of plaid velvet. The illustration is from the January 1896 issue of The Delineator magazine. Victorian lady clip art, ladies afternoon toilette, black and white illustration, vintage woman clipart, Victorian fashion image, antique clothing graphicsHere is a black and white clip art version of the image. Victorian lady clip art, ladies afternoon toilette, black and white illustration, vintage woman clipart, Victorian fashion image, antique clothing graphicsClick on images to enlarge.

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Winter Scene Calling Card ~ Free Vintage Image

by Julie J on October 29, 2014

This beautifully aged and shabby Victorian calling card includes a winter scene framed by a dove, an extended hand, branches and roses. There are icicles hanging from the upper branches. The background of the card has a lovely embossed design and scalloped corners. Victorian calling card, vintage ephemera, free vintage card, old fashioned visiting card, printable card hand flower, winter scene cardClick on image to enlarge.

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