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an old advertisement for wall quilts from the 1950's
Old-fashioned oilcloth was pretty & popular decor for kitchens in the 40s and 50s - Click Americana
Old-fashioned oilcloth was pretty & popular decor for kitchens in the 40s and 50s 4
a large turkey sitting on top of a table surrounded by plates and bowls filled with food
The best Thanksgiving traditions through the years: Decade-by-decade turkey dinners & sweet family celebrations - Click Americana
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Old clowns: We restored 20 vintage clown pictures with AI, and the results were pretty creepy - Click Americana
an area rug with flowers and leaves on it
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
an article in a magazine about home decor
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
Old clowns: We restored 20 vintage clown pictures with AI, and the results were pretty creepy - Click Americana
Old clowns: We restored 20 vintage clown pictures with AI, and the results were pretty creepy - Click Americana
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See what an old-fashioned box social was like - Click Americana
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See what an old-fashioned box social was like - Click Americana
an old advertisement with cartoon characters and various types of chewing gums on the side
Life Savers candy history (plus see a list of 30+ classic flavors) - Click Americana
an image of a bedroom setting with red and blue decor
Calico gave this prairie-style bedroom decor some country chic - Click Americana
an advertisement for the new bed and sofa from sears's catalog, showing how to use it
Hide-a-Bed sofas from the 40s, 50s, 60s & 70s: See 50 vintage styles - Click Americana
a crystal chandelier is shown in black and white
30+ stunning vintage crystal chandeliers: Sparkle this perfect never goes out of style! - Click Americana
an old advertisement for popsicle popsicle popsicles
Did you know Popsicles were invented by an 11-year-old? Have a look back at ice pops and other delicious frozen treats! - Click Americana
a woman in a red dress pouring water on a table with green chairs and yellow flowers
50 compact vintage dining room sets from the 40s & 50s with that minimalist mid century vibe - Click Americana
a yellow table and chairs in a room
50 compact vintage dining room sets from the 40s & 50s with that minimalist mid century vibe - Click Americana
a woman in a yellow dress sitting on a green chair
See 70 vintage sculptured & textured carpets that gave homes an old-fashioned look - Click Americana
an old advertisement for mother's day with a woman holding a pink gift box
Whitman's Chocolates were what every mom wanted for Mother's Day back in the '40s - Click Americana
an old postcard with the word portland written in large letters surrounded by red roses
Vintage Portland, Oregon: See scenes from old Portland back in the '30s & '40s - Click Americana
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Rationing during WW2: See war ration books, ration stamps, gas stamps, sugar coupons & more from the '40s - Click Americana
an old fashion ad for dr scholl's shoes
How X-ray shoe fittings used to really be a thing years ago - Click Americana
How X-ray shoe fittings used to really be a thing years ago
an old postcard with the word greetings from california written in large letters on it
Vintage California tourist postcards from the '30s and '40s - Click Americana
Vintage California tourist postcards from the '30s and '40s - Click Americana
an advertisement for the sears furniture line from 1950, featuring blue and white striped couches
DDT: The dangerous old insecticide that used to be everywhere - even embedded in wallpaper (1940s) - Click Americana
DDT: The dangerous old insecticide that used to be everywhere - even embedded in wallpaper - Click Americana
a birthday card with an image of a car
Vintage 1940s birthday cards & greeting cards for every occasion - Click Americana
Vintage 1940s birthday cards & greeting cards for every occasion - Click Americana
an old photo of a man dancing on stage
See Fred Astaire Puttin' on the Ritz & find out all about the Irving Berlin musical movie 'Blue Skies' (1946) - Click Americana
See Fred Astaire Puttin' On The Ritz in the Irving Berlin 1946 musical movie 'Blue Skies'
a man and woman are looking at each other with the caption inside a vintage beauty salon in the 1940s
Vintage '40s beauty salon services: Hairstyles, manicures & more in 1942 - Click Americana
Vintage '40s beauty salon services: Hairstyles, manicures & more in 1942 - Click Americana
there is a painting on the wall with flowers and an umbrella
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: 150 real samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
an image of a painting with flowers and leaves on the bottom half of it's frame
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
1940s vintage wallpaper: See 150 examples of popular old patterns & colors
a close up of a pink and blue box with polka dots on it's side
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
1940s vintage wallpaper: See 150 examples of popular old patterns & colors
an advertisement for the campaign called camell tells you what those ribbons mean
See dozens of vintage US Army & Navy shoulder insignia, plus WWII military medals & ribbons - Click Americana
See dozens of vintage US Army & Navy shoulder insignia, plus WWII military medals & ribbons
the first photo - showing off for invasion is taken from an article in the newspaper
100+ D-Day pictures: See WWII's Operation Overlord in June 1944, plus get historical insight from 25 years later - Click Americana
100+ D-Day pictures: See WWII's Operation Overlord in June 1944, plus get historical insight from 25 years later
an old photo of a woman feeding a child
22 great vintage kitchen design ideas you don't see much anymore - Click Americana
22 vintage kitchen ideas you don't see much anymore - #vintagekitchens #kitchens #kitchenideas #retrokitchens #midcentury #interiordesign #kitchenappliances #vintagehome #vintagedecor #1950s #1960s #1970s #oldfashioned #vintage #retro #homedecor #clickamericana
an old advertisement from the early 20th century
Bad ads: These 12 outrageously offensive vintage advertisements would give anyone a complex - Click Americana
Talking behind her back: 10 really mean vintage ads that could give anyone a complex, at ClickAmericana.com - #vintageads #1930s #1940s #1950s #vintage #fifties #oldfashioned #clickamericana
an advertisement for wallpapers from the 1950's
Vintage 1940s wallpaper: See 150 authentic wallpaper samples of popular old patterns & colors - Click Americana
1940s vintage wallpaper: See 150 examples of popular old patterns & colors
an american airlines sign is shown in red, white, and blue with the words'route of the flagships '
Look back at the early days of American Airlines - doing what they did best - Click Americana
Look back at the early days of American Airlines
an old concert poster for glenn miller and his orchestra, with the title in english
How Glenn Miller got the world 'In the Mood' - and then disappeared forever during WWII - Click Americana
How Glenn Miller got the world 'In the Mood' - and then disappeared forever during WWII - Click Americana
How vintage actress Dorothy Lamour sold more than $300 million in war bonds during WWII Singer, Dorothy Lamour, Veronica Lake, American Actress, Dorothy, The Hard Way
How vintage actress Dorothy Lamour sold more than $300 million in war bonds during WWII - Click Americana
How vintage actress Dorothy Lamour sold more than $300 million in war bonds during WWII
we can do it coffee mug with an image of a woman's fist
Rosie the Riveter We can do it! 11-ounce mug
Rosie the Riveter We can do it! 11-ounce mug #11oz #basic-mugs #Exclusive
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1940s makeup tips to get that vintage look - Click Americana
Vintage Clothing, Footwear, Heels, Costumes, Women's Shoes, Leather & Suede
Women's shoes from the 1940s: See stylish high-heeled vintage footwear - Click Americana
a poster with an image of a woman in uniform and the words join the wac now
Why women joined the WAC (Women's Army Corps) during WWII - Click Americana
How they recruited for WAC (Women's Army Corps) during WWII - Click Americana
an advertisement for lux cosmetics featuring three women wearing necklaces and the words, wanted husbands for these girls
50+ sexist vintage ads so bad, you almost won't believe they were real - Click Americana
50+ sexist vintage ads so bad, you almost won't believe they were real, from Click Americana - #vintageads #vintage #sexist #sexism #retro #oldads #50s #60s #70s #40s #badads #retroads #clickamericana
an old black and white photo of people in front of a building with american flags
See how the world joyfully celebrated WWII's V-E Day (Victory in Europe Day) back in 1945 - Click Americana
See how the world joyfully celebrated WWII's V-E Day (Victory in Europe Day) back in 1945 - Click Americana
an old advertisement for williams soap with a smiling woman holding a card and letter to someone
Whitman's Chocolates were what every mom wanted for Mother's Day back in the '40s - Click Americana
Whitman's Chocolates & the Mother's Day guilt trips (1940s) - Click Americana
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana Hats, Stetson Hat, Vintage Hats, American Style, Old West, Hats Vintage, Classic Style, Well Dressed Men, Handmade Hat
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
two pictures of the outside and inside of an old restaurant in las vegas, nevada
What old drive-in movie theaters were like in the 1950s & 60s - and why they were so popular - Click Americana
Why old drive-in movie theaters were popular, and what they were like, at ClickAmericana.com - #drivein #driveinmovie #movietheaters #movietheatres #vintagemovies #classicfilms #clickamericana
an old postcard with cars parked in front of a large building and palm tree
Old Phoenix, Arizona: See how the city's changed over the years since the 1880s - Click Americana
Old Phoenix, Arizona: See how the city's changed over the years since the 1880s - Click Americana
an advertisement for the state nursery and seed co shows vegetables on a table with a checkered cloth
WWII Victory gardens from the 1940s: How people planted them, and how you can grow your own even now - Click Americana
Victory gardens: Find out their history, and get tips on how to grow your own - Click Americana
an old newspaper article about the victory garden guide, with a photo of a woman digging in
WWII Victory gardens from the 1940s: How people planted them, and how you can grow your own even now - Click Americana
Victory gardens: Find out their history, and get tips on how to grow your own - Click Americana
an advertisement for portis tropical straws with two men in hats
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
an advertisement for stesson hats with two men shaking hands
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
What vintage hats were popular in the 1940s? See 40 classic styles - Click Americana
an advertisement for beer is shown with men in the living room
Beer belongs - enjoy it! 20 old-fashioned scenes from the 40s & 50s - Click Americana
Beer belongs - enjoy it! 20 quaint scenes from the '40s & '50s - Click Americana
Headlines & photos: Japan bombs Pearl Harbor in Hawaii - US declares war & joins WWII (1941) - Click Americana American Revolutionary War, Harbor, Going To Work, World War Two, War Machine, News Stories
Headlines & photos: Japan bombs Pearl Harbor in Hawaii - US declares war & joins WWII (1941) - Click Americana
Headlines & photos: Japan bombs Pearl Harbor in Hawaii - US declares war & joins WWII (1941) - Click Americana
an advertisement for the radio that is advertising it's sweeping the country, featuring a man in a suit and tie
When 45 RPM record players & 7" vinyl singles debuted, it was a big deal - Click Americana
When 45 RPM vinyl singles & their record players debuted, it was a big deal - Click Americana
a man sitting on the floor in front of two chairs and looking at some food
Roswell crash site: This New Mexico UFO & alien mystery enthralled the nation (1947) - Click Americana
Are flying saucers real? Roswell UFO mystery enthralls the nation (1947) - Click Americana
an old movie poster for the animated film bambi
Why Walt Disney's classic movie 'Bambi' took 5 years to make (1942) - Click Americana
Why Walt Disney's movie 'Bambi' took 5 years to make (1942) - #bambi #waltdisney #disneymovie #classicdisney #bambimovie #vintagedisney #vintagebambi #clickamericana
Parenting in the '40s: Harder than years ago? Are moms too soft? Opinions from the good ol' days - #parenting #moms #dads #parents #parentingtechniques #vintage #motherhood #1940s #clickamericana Hipster, Parents, Ol, Family Parenting, Parenting, Parenting Techniques, Motherhood, Dads
Parenting in the '40s: Harder than years ago? Are moms too soft? Opinions from the good ol' days - Click Americana
Parenting in the '40s: Harder than years ago? Are moms too soft? Opinions from the good ol' days - #parenting #moms #dads #parents #parentingtechniques #vintage #motherhood #1940s #clickamericana
an old advertisement for easy laundry products featuring a woman and two children washing their hands
50+ sexist vintage ads so bad, you almost won't believe they were real - Click Americana
50+ sexist vintage ads so bad, you almost won't believe they were real, from Click Americana - #vintageads #vintage #sexist #sexism #retro #oldads #50s #60s #70s #40s #badads #retroads #clickamericana
an old advertisement for the new york subway system, with people eating and drinking on it
See trains from the 1940s, when passengers could ride the railroad in comfort & class - Click Americana
Railroad - 1947 Pullman Standard Train #trains #railroad #vintagetrains #pullman #1940s #forties #transportation #clickamericana
an old advertisement for the new streamlined train from the 1950's, with people sitting in seats
See trains from the 1940s, when passengers could ride the railroad in comfort & class - Click Americana
Pullman-Standard builds 2 new Chicago Streamliners 1946 #trains #railroad #vintagetrains #pullman #1940s #forties #transportation #clickamericana
an old advertisement for the american standard railroad system, showing people sitting at tables and eating
See trains from the 1940s, when passengers could ride the railroad in comfort & class - Click Americana
Railroad - 1946 Pullman-Standard Great Northern Empire Builders - Diner #trains #railroad #vintagetrains #pullman #1940s #forties #transportation #clickamericana