Portraits of the owners were used profusely on circus posters to give the townspeople a feeling of confidence in the show they were about to see. Poster contains nice illustrations of acrobatic circus acts. This Barnum & Bailey circus poster dates to the 1890s. Learn More
Photo shows street scene on the Alma bridge in Paris, France. Nice view of people walking along the bridge as well as horse-drawn wagons. The original photo dates to the late 1890s. Caption reads: "Alma Bridge, Paris, France". <BR><BR> A photochrome(or photochrom) is a color photo lithograph, produced from a black-and-white negative. The final prints were created using different color impressions from multiple lithographic stones. They almost have a hand colored effect to them which makes them very unique considering color photography didn't come around until many years later. Learn More
Illustrated poster of Abraham Lincoln standing, holding a bible. The quote underneath reads: "The people of these United States are the rightful masters of both congresses and courts, not to over-throw the Constitution, but to over-throw the men who pervert that Constitution". This old poster dates to 1864. Learn More
This is a vintage illustrated advertising poster for State Line. Ship "State of Nebraska" and sailboat on water, with inserts of a dining room, and people on deck of ship. Poster dates to 1889. Learn More
Civil War photograph shows a view of transports at a ships wharf in City Point, Virginia during the Civil War. View of wharf, ships being loaded, and people on the wharf. Photo date unknown but dates to the Civil War era. Learn More
Nice photo of an 1890's Dublin Ireland street scene. Nice view of old horse-drawn wagons and buggies; old buildings and people in period dress. Title reads: "Sackville Street and O'Connell Bridge. Dublin. Co. Dublin, Ireland". Learn More
This is a vintage illustrated poster celebrating the Statue of Liberty. TITLE: The gift of France to the American people, the Bartholdi colossal statue, Liberty enlightening the world / Shugg Brothers ; R. Schwarz, Des. Shows The Statue of Liberty and boats in New York Harbor; image surrounded by seals of the states and territories of the United States. Poster dates to 1884. Learn More
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