This cute vintage valentine includes a head and shoulders illustration of a young girl and Valentine hearts. The girls is holding a small bouquet of flowers. The bee to the left of the girl can be cut out and inserted into a slit made where the black line is above the message on the large…
Here is a wonderful vintage clip art illustration of honey bees. The illustration includes a worker bee, a queen bee and a drone. The image is from the Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening – A Practical and Scientific Encyclopedia of Horticulture, edited by George Nicholson, circa 1885. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage image features straw beehives. The beehive on the left is closed and one on the right is open. The illustration is from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume III, circa 1869. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage clip art image includes a drone (male) bee (top center), a queen (female) bee (lower left) and a working bee (lower right). I scanned the illustration from Cassell’s Household Guide Volume III, circa 1869. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage storybook image includes two fairies playing on flowers as three bumblebees fly by. The image is from A Round Robin, by M. A. Hoyer and Robert Ellice Mack, illustrated by Harriett M. Bennett, circa 1891. Click on image to enlarge.
This vintage advertisement for Quinby’s New Bee-Keeping guide is from the November 1879 issue of the American Agriculturist magazine. Here is a black and white clip art version of the three bees from the ad. Click on images to enlarge.
These images are from an 1896 school reader. In the book, the title of this lesson is The Wasp and the Bee.Original lesson title: Clean lesson title: Original image from lesson: Clean image from lesson: Click on images to enlarge.