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1920 Apperson advert - A black and white advertisement for a car

1920 Apperson advert - A black and white advertisement for a car

1920 Apperson advert., in September 1920 National Geographic. Public domain photograph - car advertisement, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Kodak Ad, 1916

Kodak Ad, 1916

Kodak ran this on the back cover of the November 25, 1916 Country Gentleman. The photo apears to have been produced in a sudio, probably at Kodak in Rochester and the camera retouched to make it stand out. I li... More

Country Life magazine, Jan 1922

Country Life magazine, Jan 1922

Country Life magazine, Jan 1922. An 89-year-old cover. Public domain photograph of a ship, sailing ship, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Goodrich Silvertown Tires 1920

Goodrich Silvertown Tires 1920

"Beauty that is strong and strength that is beautiful",was the theme of the Goodrich ad in the September 1920 National Geographic The Silvetown cords had an adjustment basis of 8,000 miles; the fabric tires, 6,... More

Clark Cutaway double action tractor harrow, 1919 advertisement

Clark Cutaway double action tractor harrow, 1919 advertisement

Using small images of 17 different makes of tractors the Clark harrow full-page advertisement was in the April 19, 1919 Country Gentleman Magazine. Panorama stitching used to combine two scans.

Election Day 1922 - A woman and a man are sitting at a desk

Election Day 1922 - A woman and a man are sitting at a desk

"Country Gentleman" magazine cover, November 1922. The 19th Amendment giving all women the right to vote wasn't ratified until August 1920.

1918 Cleveland Tractor

1918 Cleveland Tractor

Cleveland Tractor . Ad in the May 25, 1918 issue of Country Gentleman magazine.

"When Time Counts"

"When Time Counts"

The full-page ran in the September 20, 1919 Country Gentleman. I rate the art and copy effective. The use of blue adds to its impact. I recall Dad telling me that tires on his 1919 Dodge roadster often failed... More

1919 Turner Simplicity Tractor

1919 Turner Simplicity Tractor

Turner Simplicity tractor – Manufactured in Port Washington, Wisconsin and advertised in the April 26th issue of Country Gentleman. Interesting history

Moline Universal Tractor advertisement, Country Gentleman 1918-05-03

Moline Universal Tractor advertisement, Country Gentleman 1918-05-03

Moline Universal Tractor – Moline advertised their Universal tractor in the May 3, 1918 issue of Country Gentleman magazine.

Moline Universal Tractor advertisement, Country Gentleman 1918-01-19

Moline Universal Tractor advertisement, Country Gentleman 1918-01-19

Moline Universal Tractor – The January 19, 1918 issue of Country Gentleman carried the ad for this innovative machine. Help was scarce during that World War I year.

1919 Movies Paramount-Artcraft Ad

1919 Movies Paramount-Artcraft Ad

Silent movies update for September 20, 1919 as advertised in Country Gentleman. (Usually, I post the illustrations with only a few words because I regard Flickr as primarily an image site. However, this ad ... More

1919 Advance-Rumely Tractor

1919 Advance-Rumely Tractor

Advance-Rumely OilPull 12-20 tractor as advertised in the May 3, 1919 issue of Country Gentleman. The tractor was manufactured in La Porte, Indiana, USA.

"Prove it with a Kodak"

"Prove it with a Kodak"

"Every negative can carry the date and title, made on the film at the time. It's all very simple with the Kodak system." Ad on the back cover of the June 22, 1918 Country Gentleman with an illustration that s... More

1920 Locomobile advertisement

1920 Locomobile advertisement

1920 Locomobile. Locomobile advertised "America's Finest and Most Expensive Motor Car" in the June 1920 National Geographic. Looking at the photo on the computer, I notice that it has a front bumper. None of ... More

Norman Rockwell Cover-August 16, 1919

Norman Rockwell Cover-August 16, 1919

"Country Gentleman" magazine. Norman Rockwell Cover, August 16, 1919, showing two boys riding an elephant, and a clown. One of about 30 paintings that Norman Rockwell did for Country Gentleman.

1916 Emerson Tractor

1916 Emerson Tractor

Emerson Model L farm tractor. – One-column ad in a 1916 Country Gentleman magazine. I wonder whether any of these still exist?

Congressmen before and after election cartoon

Congressmen before and after election cartoon

"Congressmen before and after election". Drawn by Chapin, it ran on the editorial page of the October 14, 1922 Country Gentleman. The first panel shows the politician giving a speech, "I am a homespun man, ... More

Country Gentlemen Cover November 25, 1916

Country Gentlemen Cover November 25, 1916

Country Gentlemen magazine cover November 25, 1916, depicting a turkey (Thanksgiving reference) and a cat on a fence.