This Ringling Bros. circus poster of the 1900 era, by the Courier Lithograph Company of Buffalo, NY, calls the menagerie an 'Exposition of Natural History', and it was a truly educational extension of the circus. Audiences of the hinterland were especially fascinated by the exotic beasts which they had never seen before. Learn More
This vintage liquor advertising poster shows an illustration of a pelican drinking alcohol in a pub with other patrons. Caption: Taverne du Pelican Blanc, E Landolt Fils, covrs de rive geneva . Poster has no date so I could only assume that it dates to the 1920s or 30s. Learn More
This is a vintage burlesque show poster for Joe Weber's burlesque of The merry widow by arrangement with Henry W. Savage. Caption: Albert Hart as Baron Copoff. Nice vintage poster here that dates to 1908. Learn More
Nice vintage poster for Wm. H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee. Illustrations detail a group of black circus clown acrobats performing tricks. This poster shows a very detailed view of what the minstrel might be like upon visiting it. Learn More
This is a vintage illustrated poster for Bock beer, showing a waitress with a tray of beer mugs exclaiming, as a billy goat, the symbol of bock beer, upsets an African American waiter and his tray of drinks. Poster dates to 1889. Learn More
Barnum & Bailey played the entire season of 1902 in France. For this tour, posters like this Strobridge one were printed in America and shipped to the circus advertising department in France. Translation of the text: 'For the children: all kinds of tricks by trained animals. The largest and most wonderful entertainment organization in the world.' 1902 Barnum & Bailey Circus Poster in French. Learn More
Vintage poster showing a man and woman at a cafe, he smiles and watches as she tastes his drink. TITLE: Absinthe extra-supérieure J. Édouard Pernot. Société Anonyme Montbéliard (Doubs) Liqueur Mont-Christ / L. Cappiello. This vintage poster dates to between 1900 and 1905. Learn More
This vintage champagne advertising poster shows an illustration of a woman holding up a bottle of this French champagne. Caption: La Bonne Bouteille, Champagne Masse Pere & Fils Reims. Poster has no date so I could only assume that it dates to the 1920s or 30s. Learn More
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