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A pastoral scene, framed with a border of clover and corn, is featured on the 1905 Farmer Seed & Nursery catalog.  In the scene, cows grazing in the front pasture are being milked by a milkmaid, while a bumper crop of wheat is being harvested and shocked.  The farmstead and barns can be seen off in the distance.  Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

A pastoral scene, framed with a border of clover and corn, is featured on the 1905 Farmer Seed & Nursery catalog. In the scene, cows grazing in the front pasture are being milked by a milkmaid, while a bumper crop of wheat is being harvested and shocked. The farmstead and barns can be seen off in the distance. Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

Hartford, CT late 1800's vegetable people trade card - cabbage - Clapp & Treat   A 3" x 5" advertising trade card from the late 1800's from Clapp & Treat Seed House. Condition is very fine.  Sold $31.99 on 12/27/14

Hartford, CT late 1800's vegetable people trade card - cabbage - Clapp & Treat

Hartford, CT late 1800's vegetable people trade card - cabbage - Clapp & Treat A 3" x 5" advertising trade card from the late 1800's from Clapp & Treat Seed House. Condition is very fine. Sold $31.99 on 12/27/14

1904 promised to be a good crop year  based upon the front cover of the Farmer Seed & Nursery catalog for that year.   Bountiful crops of corn, wheat and other vegetables frame the image of farmers harvesting in fields surrounding the farmhouse and barn.  Happy cows loll lazily in an adjoining pasture.  Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

1904 promised to be a good crop year based upon the front cover of the Farmer Seed & Nursery catalog for that year. Bountiful crops of corn, wheat and other vegetables frame the image of farmers harvesting in fields surrounding the farmhouse and barn. Happy cows loll lazily in an adjoining pasture. Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

1886 - A. D. Perry & Co. wholesale & retail dealers in flower & garden seeds, agricultural implements &c. : - Biodiversity Heritage Library

Perry & Co. wholesale & retail dealers in flower & garden seeds, agricultural implements &c. : also manufacturers of drain tile & brick

Illuminating Lake County, Illinois History: 19th Century Advertising Trade Cards

In the last part of the century, it was common for storekeepers to place an advertising card in the bag with your purchase. The trade .

Victorian Trade Card  Fertilizer Advertising by VintageVendor

Victorian Trade Card - Fertilizer Advertising- Fantasy Pea Man

Early American Gardens

"The Iowa Seed Co, Beautiful Vintage Seed Catalogue Cover Art Print from Andromeda Print Emporium

The front cover image on the Farmer Seed & Nursery 1907 catalog appears almost biblical. Women in long dresses and headscarves are shown gleaning in a wheat field. But the dainty border surrounding the image brings the scene back to focus with roses, pansies, grapes, and vegetables surrounding the bucolic view. Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

The front cover image on the Farmer Seed & Nursery 1907 catalog appears almost biblical. Women in long dresses and headscarves are shown gleaning in a wheat field. But the dainty border surrounding the image brings the scene back to focus with roses, pansies, grapes, and vegetables surrounding the bucolic view. Farmer Seed & Nursery originated in Faribault, MN in 1888. Andersen Horticultural Library hosts a collection of vintage Farmer Seed & Nursery catalogs.

Elliott & Sons - Girls and Roses : Wholesale and Resale product opportunities for the gift shop and wall art markets, A premium fine art product at wholesale prices