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Jul 23

About Paris, by Richard Harding Davis. Illustrated by Charles Dana Gibson. Illustrated by Edward Penfield, 1895. This poster for the book About Paris shows two black cats and a red windmill. The book, published at the turn of the century, shared Davis’ observations of Paris customs and daily life. New in Illustrations. (via About Paris by Richard Harding Davis – Vintagraph)

About Paris, by Richard Harding Davis. Illustrated by Charles Dana Gibson. Illustrated by Edward Penfield, 1895. This poster for the book About Paris shows two black cats and a red windmill. The book, published at the turn of the century, shared Davis’ observations of Paris customs and daily life. New in Illustrations. (via About Paris by Richard Harding Davis – Vintagraph)

Jul 17

Summer in Italy poster. Oranges and lemons sit on the beach next to the bow of a fishing boat. Vintage Italian travel poster. Illustrated by Alfredo Lalia, 1951. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via Summer in Italy Poster – Vintagraph)

Summer in Italy poster. Oranges and lemons sit on the beach next to the bow of a fishing boat. Vintage Italian travel poster. Illustrated by Alfredo Lalia, 1951. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via Summer in Italy Poster – Vintagraph)

Jul 07

Can Vegetables, Fruit, and the Kaiser too. This Vintage WWI poster shows jars of canned goods, including “Tomatoes,” “Peas,” and “Monarch Brand Unsweetened,” which holds a caricature of the German Kaiser. Illustrated by J. Paul Verrees, c. 1918. New in WWI Posters. (via Can Vegetables, Fruit, and the Kaiser too – Vintagraph)

Can Vegetables, Fruit, and the Kaiser too. This Vintage WWI poster shows jars of canned goods, including “Tomatoes,” “Peas,” and “Monarch Brand Unsweetened,” which holds a caricature of the German Kaiser. Illustrated by J. Paul Verrees, c. 1918. New in WWI Posters. (via Can Vegetables, Fruit, and the Kaiser too – Vintagraph)

Jul 03

July 4, 1/2 rates — Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad. In this fare advertisement from 1896 a woman stands shooting fireworks into the sky. Vintage railroad poster. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via July 4, 1/2 rates — Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad – Vintagraph)

July 4, 1/2 rates — Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad. In this fare advertisement from 1896 a woman stands shooting fireworks into the sky. Vintage railroad poster. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via July 4, 1/2 rates — Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad – Vintagraph)

Jul 02

Welcome noble Belgium. This WWI poster shows Columbia, representing the United States, greeting a figure representing Belgium while American and Belgian flags wave in the background. Circa 1917. When the United States entered WWI in 1917 the American public was sympathetic to the plight of neutral Belgium, which was overrun by German forces in 1914. Vintage WWI propaganda poster. New in WWI Posters. (via Welcome Noble Belgium – Vintagraph)

Welcome noble Belgium. This WWI poster shows Columbia, representing the United States, greeting a figure representing Belgium while American and Belgian flags wave in the background. Circa 1917. When the United States entered WWI in 1917 the American public was sympathetic to the plight of neutral Belgium, which was overrun by German forces in 1914. Vintage WWI propaganda poster. New in WWI Posters. (via Welcome Noble Belgium – Vintagraph)

Harry Houdini, King of Cards. Vintage Harry Houdini poster, 1895. New in Theater Posters.  (via Harry Houdini, King of Cards – Vintagraph)

Harry Houdini, King of Cards. Vintage Harry Houdini poster, 1895. New in Theater Posters. (via Harry Houdini, King of Cards – Vintagraph)

Jun 25

Another empty suit. Advertisement for PKZ clothing. Vintage Swiss ad, circa 1930s. New in Vintage Advertising Posters. (via Advertisement for PKZ Clothing. – Vintagraph)

Another empty suit. Advertisement for PKZ clothing. Vintage Swiss ad, circa 1930s. New in Vintage Advertising Posters. (via Advertisement for PKZ Clothing. – Vintagraph)

Jun 24

Niagara Falls, where the Great Lakes leap to the sea. Travel by train. Illustrated by Fredric C. Madan. This vintage poster reproduction shows Niagara Falls with a rainbow in the mist. Circa 1925. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via Niagara Falls, Where the Great Lakes Leap to the Sea – Vintagraph)

Niagara Falls, where the Great Lakes leap to the sea. Travel by train. Illustrated by Fredric C. Madan. This vintage poster reproduction shows Niagara Falls with a rainbow in the mist. Circa 1925. New in Vintage Travel Posters. (via Niagara Falls, Where the Great Lakes Leap to the Sea – Vintagraph)

Jun 20

Il Campeonato de foot-ball, San Salvador, 4-19 Diciembre 1943. Centroamericano y Del Caribe. Central American and Caribbean Football Championship, San Salvador, December 4 to 19, 1943. Vintage soccer poster. New in Sports Posters. (via Il Campeonato de foot-ball San Salvador – Vintagraph)

Il Campeonato de foot-ball, San Salvador, 4-19 Diciembre 1943. Centroamericano y Del Caribe. Central American and Caribbean Football Championship, San Salvador, December 4 to 19, 1943. Vintage soccer poster. New in Sports Posters. (via Il Campeonato de foot-ball San Salvador – Vintagraph)

Jun 10

Prevent Sabotage - The Sapper of Defense. This vintage WWII poster from Consolidate Edison System Companies promotes vigilance on the part of employees against industrial sabotage. Illustrated by Weimer Pursell, circa 1940s. New in WWII Posters. (via Prevent Sabotage - The Sapper of Defense WWII Poster – Vintagraph)

Prevent Sabotage - The Sapper of Defense. This vintage WWII poster from Consolidate Edison System Companies promotes vigilance on the part of employees against industrial sabotage. Illustrated by Weimer Pursell, circa 1940s. New in WWII Posters. (via Prevent Sabotage - The Sapper of Defense WWII Poster – Vintagraph)