Vintage : The Type Desk


Clipper Ship Cards →

These vintage clipper cards were advertisements for shipping voyages, usually from a port on the east coast (New York, Boston) to the west coast (San Francisco). They were distributed by ship dispatchers in the 1800s.

Mayfair Steamer Secretary Trunk →

Timothy Oulton’s Mayfair Steamer Secretary Trunk opens into a full-featured secretary equipped with a pull-down desktop, multiple drawers, cubbies, wire management, and bookshelves.


Labels from the 19th and 20th Centuries →

Packaging and labels from the 18 and 1900s, for everything from mucilage to vinagre balsamique.


Labels from 1800s France →

A few more—apparently from the 1800s—at the Dieline


Bag from the past, but still good—the Airline Bag Lounge →

This is a little old, but it’s still good: the Airline Bag Lounge brought to you by Troyland.


Vintage Travel Posters from the Boston Public Library →

A vintage travel posters Flickr collection from the Boston Public Library