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Christmas--Gathering evergreens

Christmas--Gathering evergreens

Public domain scan of 1850s woodcut print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Christmas-tree - Public domain  engraving

The Christmas-tree - Public domain engraving

Public domain photograph of 19th-century print, engraving, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The true issue or "thats whats the matter"

The true issue or "thats whats the matter"

A political cartoon issued shortly after the Democratic Party's nomination of George Brinton McClellan as their Presidential nominee in the election of 1864. The cartoon depicts McClellan as the peace candidate... More

The philosopher - A painting of a man sitting at a table writing

The philosopher - A painting of a man sitting at a table writing

Color proof with color samples bottom right. Shabby man smoking pipe, sitting on packing cases with hat and umbrella beside him, lower left, writing on piled up cases, right, top case inscribed "American Brewin... More

The Boston Sunday herald, Art Poster

The Boston Sunday herald, Art Poster

A woman stands holding a book. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The diary of a goose girl by Kate Douglas Wiggin

The diary of a goose girl by Kate Douglas Wiggin

A girl stands knitting next to a line of geese. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

St. Nicholas - for young folks, Christmas number

St. Nicholas - for young folks, Christmas number

Santa Claus goes down a snow covered hill in a motorized sleigh. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

German barmaid - Art nouveau public domain poster

German barmaid - Art nouveau public domain poster

Smiling barmaid wearing yellow flowered scarf and black vest with silver buttons, looks out of image holding glass of beer up to toast. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Now ready, the dream fox story book

Now ready, the dream fox story book

A fox is riding on the back of a horse. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

A woman stands looking at two peacocks.

A woman stands looking at two peacocks.

A woman is standing with two peacocks flanking her. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Hans Andersen's fairy tales, Art Poster

Hans Andersen's fairy tales, Art Poster

Three dolphins swim beneath the crest of a wave. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Pocket magazine coat of arms - Drawing. Public domain image.

Pocket magazine coat of arms - Drawing. Public domain image.

A coat hangs on a rod with an issue of The Pocket Magazine in the pocket. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

George Hawley Hallowell - Cadet theatricals

George Hawley Hallowell - Cadet theatricals

A cadet stands holding a rifle. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Denslow - Father Goose, his book, L. Frank Baum

Denslow - Father Goose, his book, L. Frank Baum

Two boys are playing with geese. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The Ault & Wiborg Company - Public domain dedication image

The Ault & Wiborg Company - Public domain dedication image

Public domain reproduction of illuminated manuscript page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Poster show, Quincy Massachusetts, May 7, 8, 9, 10

Poster show, Quincy Massachusetts, May 7, 8, 9, 10

A man stands holding a bell reading to a crowd of people. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Mars I, The atmosphere by Percival Lowell. The seats of the mighty by Gilbert Parker in the Atlantic for May.

Mars I, The atmosphere by Percival Lowell. The seats of the mighty by ...

A landscape of Mars with the sun and Earth in the sky. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Victor bicycles, Overman Wheel Co.

Victor bicycles, Overman Wheel Co.

Two women ride bicycles Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Novels by Marie Corelli, J.J Gould

Novels by Marie Corelli, J.J Gould

Public domain reproduction of illuminated book page, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Edward Penfield - Harper's Christmas number

Edward Penfield - Harper's Christmas number

A woman stands holding a magazine. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield, Harper's November

Edward Penfield, Harper's November

A woman buys a magazine from a boy while sitting inside a horse-drawn carriage being driven by a man. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield - Edward Penfield, Harper's Christmas

Edward Penfield - Edward Penfield, Harper's Christmas

A woman sits reading a magazine while a cat looks on. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The century for April - Art nouveau public domain poster

The century for April - Art nouveau public domain poster

A woman pours water from an urn. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

New England magazine Christmas 1895

New England magazine Christmas 1895

A woman holds an issue of New England Magazine. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

October century. - Art nouveau public domain poster

October century. - Art nouveau public domain poster

A ship sails. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Louis Rhead - Scribners for Xmas

Louis Rhead - Scribners for Xmas

A woman walks with plants in her arms. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Worcester evening gazette. Easter souvenir.

Worcester evening gazette. Easter souvenir.

An angel holds a flower. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of American art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The black cat, January 1896. - Art nouveau public domain poster

The black cat, January 1896. - Art nouveau public domain poster

A cat's face looks out. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The summer-porch number of the Ladies' home journal

The summer-porch number of the Ladies' home journal

A woman drives a horse drawn carriage looking back her shoulder. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Don't talk. The web is spun for you with invisible threads, keep out of it, help to destroy it--spies are listening

Don't talk. The web is spun for you with invisible threads, keep out o...

Head of Wilhelm II, German Emperor, 1859-1941 on spider's body, standing on web. Caption below title reads, "Stop -- think. Ask yourself if what you were about to say might help the enemy." Courtesy of Boston P... More

Idyllwild: Grown and packed by Victoria Avenue Citrus Ass'n, Riverside, Riverside Co. Calif., grown in U.S.A.

Idyllwild: Grown and packed by Victoria Avenue Citrus Ass'n, Riverside...

Fruit crate label advertising oranges showing a scene of orange groves and mountains within a diamond and one orange on each end. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Sea Coast Brand: Grown & packed by Culbertson Investment Company, Ventura, California

Sea Coast Brand: Grown & packed by Culbertson Investment Company, Vent...

Fruit crate label advertising lemons showing two lemons in a blue triangle. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Homer Brand: Grown & packed by Orange Heights Orange Assn., Corona, California

Homer Brand: Grown & packed by Orange Heights Orange Assn., Corona, Ca...

Fruit crate label advertising Sunkist grade oranges showing a bird flying over a grassy, mountainous landscape. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Red Circle: Grown in Riverside U.S.A., packed by McDermont Fruit Company, Riverside, California

Red Circle: Grown in Riverside U.S.A., packed by McDermont Fruit Compa...

Fruit crate label advertising oranges showing an orange floating above a series of red circles. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Shamrock Brand: Packed by Placentia Mutual Orange Ass'n., Placentia, Orange County, California

Shamrock Brand: Packed by Placentia Mutual Orange Ass'n., Placentia, O...

Fruit crate label advertising Sunkist grade lemons showing a shamrock and lemons on branches and lemon groves. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Up n' Atom Brand: California carrots, produce of U.S.A., M. L. Kalich & Co., main office, Watsonville, Calif.

Up n' Atom Brand: California carrots, produce of U.S.A., M. L. Kalich ...

Fruit crate label advertising carrots showing a cartoon rabbit wearing boxing gloves. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Silver Moon: San Fernando Heights Lemon Ass'n., San Fernando, California

Silver Moon: San Fernando Heights Lemon Ass'n., San Fernando, Californ...

Fruit crate label advertising Sunkist grade lemons showing a mission style house. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

If you tell where he's going.. he may never get there!

If you tell where he's going.. he may never get there!

Sailor walking away with duffle on left shoulder, looking over right shoulder. Poster signed "John Falter, USNR" Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Save waste fats for explosives. Take them to your meat dealer

Save waste fats for explosives. Take them to your meat dealer

Fat being poured from a frying pan into an explosion with bombs coming out of it. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Americans suffer when careless talk kills!

Americans suffer when careless talk kills!

Man with arm around a weeping woman holding Western Union telegram. A banner with blue star is behind them in the background. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Homer Winslow. Sophs. Wood engraving periodical illustration

Homer Winslow. Sophs. Wood engraving periodical illustration

Public domain photograph of music festival, musicians, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

August in the country--The sea-shore

August in the country--The sea-shore

Public domain photograph related to Boston, Massachusetts, New England history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Homer Winslow. The morning bell

Homer Winslow. The morning bell

Public domain photograph related to Boston, Massachusetts, New England history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The black cat December, Art Nouveau Poster

The black cat December, Art Nouveau Poster

A cat sits wearing a collar that says 5 cents. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The bostonian, June - Art nouveau public domain poster

The bostonian, June - Art nouveau public domain poster

A woman stand wearing flowers. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Picture post-ers by Charles Hiatt

Picture post-ers by Charles Hiatt

A person brushes a barrel. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Boston Sunday herald, complete dramatic news

The Boston Sunday herald, complete dramatic news

A woman looks out over a balcony through opera glasses while a man stands behind her. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The red letter foreword - Art nouveau public domain poster

The red letter foreword - Art nouveau public domain poster

A clown sits reading. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

An exile from London by Col. Richard Henry Savage

An exile from London by Col. Richard Henry Savage

A girl rides on a white horse while arrows are being shot at her. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Scribner's for March, the automobile in Africa by Sir Henry Norman, MP.

Scribner's for March, the automobile in Africa by Sir Henry Norman, MP...

A man riding a camel is being offered water by two standing men. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Read Clips and forget your dinner

Read Clips and forget your dinner

A grey haired gentleman reads Clips at the table while food steams in front of him and waiter stands in back. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield, Harper's January

Edward Penfield, Harper's January

A man purchases a Harper's New Monthly Magazine subscription. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The bostonian. November, 1894. - Drawing. Public domain image.

The bostonian. November, 1894. - Drawing. Public domain image.

A woman holding two torches. Courtesy of Boston public library. Public domain photograph of art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Harvard lampoon, out today - Art nouveau public domain poster

Harvard lampoon, out today - Art nouveau public domain poster

The boat of Harvard rowers on the water. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Is polite society polite and other essays by Mrs. Julia Ward Howe

Is polite society polite and other essays by Mrs. Julia Ward Howe

Flowers are on the background of the poster. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Will Bradley - Whitings ledger papers

Will Bradley - Whitings ledger papers

A woman kneels with flowers in the foreground. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The black cat, April 1896. - Art nouveau public domain poster

The black cat, April 1896. - Art nouveau public domain poster

A cat's face surrounded by a collar looks out. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Twelfth annual dog show, Mechanics Hall, Boston, April 20, 21, 22, 23. 1896.

Twelfth annual dog show, Mechanics Hall, Boston, April 20, 21, 22, 23....

A dog is on his hind legs with a ribbon around his neck. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

You buy a Liberty Bond lest I perish

You buy a Liberty Bond lest I perish

Image of Statue of Liberty pointing outward in an effort to encourage U.S. citizens to buy government bonds during wartime. Logo beside title says, "Get behind the government. Liberty Loan of 1917." Courtesy of... More

I Want You for U.S. Army during World War I

I Want You for U.S. Army during World War I

Uncle Sam pointing to viewer. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

15-year old girl punching cards. Boston Index Card Co., 113 Purchase Street.

15-year old girl punching cards. Boston Index Card Co., 113 Purchase S...

Public domain photograph of a woman, female portrait, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Now for some music during World War I

Now for some music during World War I

Soldier with helmet in hand stands beside a second soldier, who is kneeling and holding a phonographic record. Text continues, "Draft your slacker records. They will go to camp or overseas through The National ... More

Golden Eagle, an exclusive Chapman pack: Grown in U. S. A., grown and packed by Charles C. Chapman, Fullerton, Orange County, California

Golden Eagle, an exclusive Chapman pack: Grown in U. S. A., grown and ...

Fruit crate label advertising oranges showing an eagle and three oranges. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Eatmor Cranberries of New Jersey: American Cranberry Exchange, New York, Chicago, Jersey Belle Brand

Eatmor Cranberries of New Jersey: American Cranberry Exchange, New Yor...

Fruit crate label advertising cranberries showing a young woman with blue ribbon in her hair within an oval. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Fancia Brand: Rialto Orange Co., Rialto, San Bernardino Co., California

Fancia Brand: Rialto Orange Co., Rialto, San Bernardino Co., Californi...

Fruit crate label advertising oranges showing a scene with trees and a lake within a semicircle and a man in colorful costume. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Eatmor Cranberries of New Jersey: American Cranberry Exchange, New York, Chicago, Monmouth Brand

Eatmor Cranberries of New Jersey: American Cranberry Exchange, New Yor...

Fruit crate label advertising cranberries showing a scene from the Revolutionary War within an oval. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Majorette Brand: Packed and shipped by Woodlake Packing House, Woodlake, California, produce of U. S. A.

Majorette Brand: Packed and shipped by Woodlake Packing House, Woodlak...

Fruit crate label advertising Pure Gold grade oranges showing a majorette holding a baton. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Helena Brand: Grown & packed by Culbertson Investment Company, Ventura, California

Helena Brand: Grown & packed by Culbertson Investment Company, Ventura...

Fruit crate label advertising Sunkist grade lemons showing two lemons in a white triangle. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Brownies Brand: Grown & packed by W. & M. Marks, Lemon Cove, Tulare County, California

Brownies Brand: Grown & packed by W. & M. Marks, Lemon Cove, Tulare Co...

Fruit crate label advertising oranges showing small laborers, possibly elves, tapping oranges to make juice. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Golden Bosc Pears: Packed & shipped by Myron Root & Co., Inc., Medford, Oregon

Golden Bosc Pears: Packed & shipped by Myron Root & Co., Inc., Medford...

Fruit crate label advertising pears showing a yellow train at night. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Teen-Age: Western vegetables, Schuman Farms., Watsonville, California, produce of U.S.A.

Teen-Age: Western vegetables, Schuman Farms., Watsonville, California,...

Vegetable crate label advertising vegetables showing three cartoon girls standing in a line. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Give 'em both barrels - Art Deco public domain image

Give 'em both barrels - Art Deco public domain image

Poster of two men in profile; a soldier in uniform firing a gun and a worker with a rivet gun. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

We have just begun to fight!

We have just begun to fight!

Soldier carrying gun with bayonet, facing left with one arm in the air. Caption below the bayonet on the right side of the poster reads "Pearl Harbor, Bataan, Coral Sea, Midway, Guadalcanal, New Guinea, Bismarc... More

Save freedom of speech. Buy war bonds

Save freedom of speech. Buy war bonds

Man speaking from audience at town meeting in New England. Painting from The Saturday Evening Post. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Don't shiver next winter… order coal now!

Don't shiver next winter… order coal now!

Shivering penguin in scarf and hat with shovel and three small lumps of coal. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Holiday in camp--Soldiers playing "foot-ball"

Holiday in camp--Soldiers playing "foot-ball"

Public domain photograph related to Boston, Massachusetts, New England history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Munich lager beer brewery. Suffolk Brewing Co., Incorporated 1875, 423 to 443 Eight St, Boston

Munich lager beer brewery. Suffolk Brewing Co., Incorporated 1875, 423...

Poster for Suffolk Brewing Co. showing Boston Harbor in the background with islands and sailboats, red brick brewery in front, beer wagons loaded with kegs, workers, pedestrians and a horse drawn Boston R.R. ca... More

The New York Sunday herald, Feb. 23rd.

The New York Sunday herald, Feb. 23rd.

A woman wearing a large hat. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Woman sitting on a chair holding a book with a cat looking on.

Woman sitting on a chair holding a book with a cat looking on.

A woman sits on a chair holding a book with a cat looking on. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

A boy of the First Empire, a story-life of Napoleon

A boy of the First Empire, a story-life of Napoleon

Napoleon points his finger at a boy while in front of a group of troops. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Handbook of the new public library in Boston

Handbook of the new public library in Boston

A child sits on a terrace reading a book. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The bostonian, May, Art Nouveau Poster

The bostonian, May, Art Nouveau Poster

A woman stands with a basket of flowers looking at a cherub above her. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Denslow - April - Public domain dedication image

Denslow - April - Public domain dedication image

A girl reads to two rabbits. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The green tree library, for sale here.

The green tree library, for sale here.

A group of birds are sitting in a tree. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

McClure's complete life of Napoleon with 250 pictures

McClure's complete life of Napoleon with 250 pictures

Napoleon sits on a horse. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain photograph of French art nouveau artwork, 19th-20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Vanity, the new weekly paper, for sale here

Vanity, the new weekly paper, for sale here

A woman looks at a bird perched on her hand. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield, Harper's September

Edward Penfield, Harper's September

A woman sits in a rocking chair on a porch. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Behind the arras by Bliss Carman

Behind the arras by Bliss Carman

A woman reads in front of a backdrop of flowers. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Scribners for Xmas, Art Nouveau Poster

Scribners for Xmas, Art Nouveau Poster

A woman walks with plants in her arms. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

South End free art exhibition. - Art nouveau public domain poster

South End free art exhibition. - Art nouveau public domain poster

Three large white flowers. Courtesy of Boston Public Library Public domain reproduction of art nouveau poster, cover, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Folly or saintliness, Art Nouveau Poster

Folly or saintliness, Art Nouveau Poster

A woman smiles, holding a flower. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Footlights, a weekly journal for the theatre-goer. Philadelphia, October 10, 1896.

Footlights, a weekly journal for the theatre-goer. Philadelphia, Octob...

A woman looks through a pair of opera glasses. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield, Harper's October

Edward Penfield, Harper's October

A woman stands holding her gloves in her hands. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

The international studio, March 1897

The international studio, March 1897

A woman holds flowers while birds fly by. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield - Harper's weekly, Christmas '98

Edward Penfield - Harper's weekly, Christmas '98

Three animals are holding food on platters, walking upright. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Edward Penfield, Harper's January

Edward Penfield, Harper's January

A man rides in a horse-drawn sleigh. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Over the top for you. Buy U.S. Gov't bonds, Third Liberty Loan

Over the top for you. Buy U.S. Gov't bonds, Third Liberty Loan

Image depicts soldier running while clutching American flag. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Help him to help U.S.! Help the horse to save the soldier

Help him to help U.S.! Help the horse to save the soldier

Image of Uncle Sam leading a horse. Red Star icon above image. Caption below title reads, "American Red Star Animal Relief. National headquarters, Albany, N.Y." Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Hustler Brand: California bartletts, packed & shipped by Sacramento River Assn., Courtland, California

Hustler Brand: California bartletts, packed & shipped by Sacramento Ri...

Fruit crate label advertising pears showing a boy selling newspapers. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

Skipper Brand, Cape Cod Cranberries: New England Cranberry Sales Co., American Cranberry Exchange, New York, Chicago, Eatmor

Skipper Brand, Cape Cod Cranberries: New England Cranberry Sales Co., ...

Fruit crate label advertising cranberries showing a fisherman steering a boat within a circle. Courtesy of Boston Public Library

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