Lot of 10 vintage original Whitman Authors cards from circa 1950s.
These are a cardstock thickness and measure 1 1/2 inches wide x 2 3/8 inches tall.
Published by Whitman Publishing Company.
Authors include: Sir Walter Scott, James Fenimore Cooper, Robert Louis Stevenson, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Louisa May Alcott, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry W. Longfellow, Mark Twain, William Shakespeare, and Charles Dickens.
You will receive the 10 the authors pictured, though not necessarily the exact cards pictured. Authors will be the same, but the design in the upper left corner and the order in which the book titles are listed, may be different.
Great for scrap booking, collage, altered art, and journaling.
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Vintage Lansing la petite Buttons. Set of 12 carded round buttons on three original cards. Four buttons per card.
Size 30 (3/4")
In very good condition.
Price includes all three button cards.
Instant download. Digital 1900 Antique printable color map of Africa. Scanned at 300 dpi.
Upon confirmation of payment you will receive an email letting you know your file is ready to download.
This file prints at 10 1/4” tall x 13 3/8” wide, but may be re-sized and printed as many times as you like. The watermark will not appear on the image you receive.
By purchasing this sheet you agree to the following terms:
You may use this sheet for art projects to sell, such as cards, gift tags, jewelry, etc, and personal projects. Please do not redistribute in original form, in digital form, or printed format or make it available for download to anyone else.
Scanned from Antique map in my personal collection. Would look great printed and used as art in a home library or man cave. Thank you!
Vintage and original 1900s Grand Island, Nebraska postcard. Driveway to Stanley Park. Greetings from Grand Island, Nebraska. Card is used with 1907 Grand Island postmark.
Card measures 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Condition is very good with light edge and corner wear and two very small soiled spots near bottom of card.
Antique postcard showing the Mines & Metallurgy Palace at the Jamestown Exposition 1907. Card is highly embossed in a bas relief design.
Card is used with a Washington state cancellation, one cent stamp and writing on the back. Addressed to Miss Helena Milius at Helvey, Nebraska.
Condition is good with some edge and corner wear and soiling, foxing and age toning (Please view enlarged photos).
Vintage circa 1910s "Black & White" postcard showing the Administration Building on Campus, State Normal, Peru, Nebraska. Card no. 23932.
Card measures 5.5 x 3.5 inches and is unused.
Condition is very good.
Vintage and original 1920 Senior X Ray High School Yearbook for Fairbury, Nebraska. This is a softcover book measuring about 6.25 inches x 9.5 inches tall with 48 pages.
Includes notes and photos of the senior class only, no lower classmen. Along with school faculty, local advertisers, class history etc.
Condition is very good with some wear along edges of the covers and a few pages are lightly soiled. No torn pages.
Great piece of Nebraska history!
Vintage original paper postcard showing the New Hotel Commercial at Tijuana, Mexico. Card number 165A. Shows old cars, store fronts, and pedestrians.
Published by M. Kashower of Los Angeles, California.
Card is unused. Condition is good with edge and corner wear, and a yellowed strip down the center of the back, from where it was adhered to a scrapbook page.
Vintage and original 1923 Fairbury, Nebraska High School yearbook, "The Senior X-Ray".
Includes: Senior photos, and sports team photos. Senior surnames include:
Ward, King, Frost, Vanier, Burford, Carstens, Cherry, Chorn, Clarke, Cox, Corp, Cruz, Dabner, Dawson, Distel, Eads, Evans, Ewers, Feith, Forney, Gilmore, Gobel, Gray, Greenwalt, Grissom, Halek, Hall, Hansen, Hanson, Harris, Houck, Hewitt, Holland, House, Hughes, Helvey, Hohensee, Holloway, Humberger, Jackson, Jenkins, Johnson, Knape, Leager, Lesher, McAlister, McCord, Meenan, Mendenhall, Mong, Murray, Nelson, Reid, Riley, Ritter, Schoen, Scriven, Seachord, Seemann, Shinn, Smith, Snyder, Sowers, Stepp, Stilwell, Strothman, Sturegon, Smith, Tinkham, Torrey, Walker, Walkemeyer, Weier, Wiggins, Tappan, and Zierenberg.
Softcover book measuring 7.5 inches x 11 inches with 67 pages. Lots of local advertising in the back.
Condition is very good with some soiling to covers, corner and edge tears to cover and some interior pages, also some age toning to interior pages.
Antique history book. 1927 Fairbury, Nebraska City Directory. Published by Baldwin Brothers Directory Co. of Hebron, Nebraska.
Hardcover book measuring about 6 3/8 x 9.5 inches with 102 pages. Contains:
Numerical Telephone Directory
Local Business Advertising
Book cover is in poor condition with splitting along canvas cover spine, wrinkling to canvas on boards, edge and corner wear, and some soiling to covers. Pages are all firmly intact. Pencil notations on some pages, and age toning and soiling to pages.
Great resource for the genealogist!
Vintage original Tavern Post. Volume 3 Number 1. Published by Tavern Tattlers, Santa Ana Junior College. December 1930.
Softcover poetry book measuring 6 3/8 inches wide x 9 1/2 inches long with 63 pages.
Condition is very good with mild wear to cover. Interior pages are very good with no marks or tears.
Vintage original 1933 Montana Resources and Opportunities Book. Published by the Department of Agriculture, Labor and Industry. Volume VII, No. IV.
Many black and white photos through the book.
Softcover book measuring 6 1/8 inches wide x 9 inches long, with 127 pages.
Condition is good with some soiling and wear to cover. Interior pages are good with no marks or tears, they do have some soiling and age toning.
Vintage original International Livestock Exposition Official Horse Show Catalogue and Evening Program. Nov. 26 to Dec. 3, Inclusive 1938. International Amphitheatre, Chicago.
Softcover book measuring 6 7/8 inches wide x 10 inches long with 82 pages.
Condition is very good with mild wear to cover, mostly near the spine and some light soiling. Interior pages are very good with no marks or tears.
Vintage original 1940s USED Wallace Brown Welcome New Baby Greeting Card. Features a sweet baby in a pair of pink booties.
Pink booties fold open.
Front of booties read: Welcome
Inside of booties read: Best Wishes to Baby and You
Card opens to a verse.
Inside reads: Someone's come to your house, Someone sweet and new, Someone who will bring you joy and make glad dreams come true, And everyone who knows you is mighty, mighty glad. For the baby wee and precious, For Mother and for Dad.
Published by Wallace / Brown Inc. Made in U.S.A.
Card measures 4.75 inches wide x 5.75 inches tall. Condition is very good with brown spots inside of the booties and on the inside of the card. This was caused by the original glue used to attach the booties. There is also an ink signature inside.
Please check my store for more vintage and antique greeting cards. Thanks for looking!
1948 Anniversary Booklet Grace Lutheran Church Fairbury, Nebraska.
Softcover book measuring 9 inches x 6 inches with 10 pages. Not all pages are shown in the listing.
Contains a brief history of the church, ministers and write up on the construction of the new church building. Photos of previous pastors also.
Condition is very good.
Vintage 1950 Scottish Rite Lincoln, Nebraska Masonic Photograph. Masters of the Royal Secret. Thirty-Second Degree. Ancient and Accepted Sottish Rite. Lincoln Consistory. November 17, 1950. Enlightment Class.
Upper portion is a large black and white photo of the members. Lower section is a numbered list of names identifying the men in the photo, numbers correspond to the numbers written on their suit shoulders. 83 members in the photo.
Photo by Townsend of Lincoln.
Large framed historical photo measuring 21 1/2 inches wide x 15 1/2 inches tall.
In the original black frame with glass insert. Paper backing with wire hanger.
Condition of picture is very good. Lighter looking areas at each side of the top of the photo are a reflection from my photography lights.
Some wear, and a tear to the paper backing.
Nice piece of Masonic history!
Vintage original 1953 Mueller Water Works Catalog W-96. Mueller Co. Main Office & Factory, Decatur, Illinois.
Hardcover book measuring 8 3/4 inches wide x 11 1/4 inches long. Approximately 150 pages.
Includes a separate net price list book that is housed in a pocket inside the front cover. Price list book has 63 pages.
Catalog is divided into sections, which include:
Black and white illustrations and line drawings on most of the pages.
Condition is very good with some light wear to the cover. Light foxing inside the front and back covers. Age toning and light soiling to some of the interior pages. No marks or tears.
Vintage 1960 print ad for Revere Ware Cookware. Shows a copper bottom frying pan. Also shows a variety of the Patriot Ware pots and pans, and more Revere Ware at the bottom. Includes a recipe for Shrimp Meuniere and Ginger Ice Cream. Reads, "Two wonderful new Revere Recipes that will make you want to see more."
Ad measures 8 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Condition is very good with some age toning and staple holes along left edge.
Vintage and original 1964 Frigidaire Refrigerator paper print ad from 1963 magazine. Ad shows an Aqua or Turquoise Refrigerator Imperial Nineteen Model. Also shows a bouquet of Red Roses in a vase. Reads, "Announcing the Imperial Nineteen by Frigidaire".
Ad measures 10 1/4 x 13 5/8 inches. Condition is very good with some age toning along the borders and a tiny tear along right edge border.
Would look great framed and hung as art. Vintage ads also make great Christmas or birthday gifts.