Tag Archives: postcards

Chinese Pamphlets

There is no revolution without propaganda, all kind of propaganda, which includes a lot of printed material, like posters and pamphlets. Propaganda, to be efficent, has be emphatic with it’s message, using strong colours, or powerful messages or, and, be … Continue reading

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Ticket to Ride

For many time trains were symbol of modernity: the trains changed the world, made the distances smaller, they turned into reality several impossible dreams. And after them the tramways (called bondes in Brazil), had a huge importance in the cities … Continue reading

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Vintage Iranian Images

Iranian.com has an excellent collection of vintage Iranian and Persian images: postcards, ads, pictures of women, stamps, film posters, cartoons, illustrations and much more. Give to yourself some time to explore the site. (via Plep)

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Vintage New Year

According to Wikipedia New Year is an event that happens when a culture celebrates the end of one year and the beginning of the next year. So let’s celebrate with vintage images. The New York Public Library has a collection … Continue reading

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Happy 2007!

Happy New Year! Happy 2007! Cheers! Image from Old Postcards from Brazil, but the message is in Italian, not Portuguese. BTW, Happy New Year from Google too:

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Penny Postcards

Penny Postcards: a nice collection of vintage American postcards, divided by State. These postcards cost 1¢ to mail. Postage was temporarily raised to 2¢ from 1917 to 1919 to cover the cost of World War I & from 2925 to … Continue reading

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Gallery of Vintage Mandobabes

Do you have any fetish for women with Mandolins? The Gallery of Vintage Mandobabes proves that some people have, or had, this fetish. Mandolin Cafe has move vintage images between 1900 and 1920 of mandolins in postcards, not exactly related … Continue reading

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French Stuff

A collection of links of vintage French design in postcards, posters and publications. Affiche Francaise: French original vintage posters. Many beautiful images divided per categories: movies, drinks, food, products, entertainment, travels, cycles, cars, sport, airplanes and miscellaneous. (via Martin Klasch) … Continue reading

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Viva Las Vegas

I made a bet with another blogger that I could find an interesting link about Las Vegas. Since I don’t like to lose bets, I decided to post some Las Vegas links that I liked to make sure I win. … Continue reading

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Les Amoureux de 1930

Cartes postales anciennes: Les Amoureux de 1930 – a French site with vintage French postcards of love, of women with flowers and love letters from the 20’s and 30’s and poetry. Ignore the site design, the frame, the animated gifs … Continue reading

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