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From the March 1935 issue of Moderne Welt:  Almanach der Dame: Ein neugieriger Blick auf die heurige Modesilhouette!  (“The lady’s almanac: a curious look at the year’s fashion silhouette!”)
source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

From the March 1935 issue of Moderne Welt:  Almanach der Dame: Ein neugieriger Blick auf die heurige Modesilhouette!  (“The lady’s almanac: a curious look at the year’s fashion silhouette!”)

source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

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#vintage fashion magazine  #vintage fashion  #1930s  #vintage fashion illustration  #schiaparelli  #austria  #patou  #piguet  #vionnet 
Little Friends covers by katinthecupboard on Flickr.
"Little Friends" pre-primer by Katherine E. Dopp, May Pitts and S.C. Garrison and illustrated by Ruth Caroline Eger. Copyright 1939 by Rand McNally & Company.

Little Friends covers by katinthecupboard on Flickr.

"Little Friends" pre-primer by Katherine E. Dopp, May Pitts and S.C. Garrison and illustrated by Ruth Caroline Eger. Copyright 1939 by Rand McNally & Company.

— 1 month ago with 1 note
#vintage book cover  #ruth caroline eger  #vintage book  #vintage children's book  #1930s  #vintage illustration 
vintagealps:

Zwar nicht direkt auf der Alm, aber auch schön. Ein Spaziergang durch die Innsbrucker Innenstadt im Juli 1930 (© Privatarchiv Christoph Lütge)

vintagealps:

Zwar nicht direkt auf der Alm, aber auch schön. Ein Spaziergang durch die Innsbrucker Innenstadt im Juli 1930 (© Privatarchiv Christoph Lütge)

(Source: vintagealps.com)

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#vintage photo  #innsbruck  #austria  #1930s 
Are fish animals? by katinthecupboard on Flickr.
"We Look About Us, Book 1" of the Pathways to Science Series by Gerald S. Craig and Agnes Burke. Intended for the first grade level. Copyright 1933 by Craig and Burke, published by Ginn and Company.

Are fish animals? by katinthecupboard on Flickr.

"We Look About Us, Book 1" of the Pathways to Science Series by Gerald S. Craig and Agnes Burke. Intended for the first grade level. Copyright 1933 by Craig and Burke, published by Ginn and Company.

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#vintage children's book  #1930s  #vintage school book  #dogs  #terriers  #vintage illustration  #robert l dickey 
January 1932 cover for Gente Menuda, children’s supplement of Spanish magazine Blanco y Negro; cover by Felix Alonso.
(source: 50 Watts)

January 1932 cover for Gente Menuda, children’s supplement of Spanish magazine Blanco y Negro; cover by Felix Alonso.

(source: 50 Watts)

— 2 months ago with 2 notes
#vintage illustration  #felix alonso  #1930s  #gente menuda 
1937, anyósom a havas csabai kertben by elinor04 on Flickr.
A woman and her dog (with its snowy tail!) in Hungary, 1937.

1937, anyósom a havas csabai kertben by elinor04 on Flickr.

A woman and her dog (with its snowy tail!) in Hungary, 1937.

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#vintage photo  #vintage fashion  #1930s  #dog  #woman  #snow  #winter  #hungary 

Christmas gift ideas from the December 1936 issue of Die Moderne Welts.

(source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek)

— 4 months ago with 1 note
#vintage magazine  #1930s  #christmas gifts  #austria  #die moderne welt