Top photo is closer to the 1870's, bottom photos are a bit later 1810's-1890's Montana, the wild west.
Black & white postcards of British actresses at the turn of the century. Phyllis Dare, Marie Studholme, and Ada Reeve.
Postcards with pairs of children dressed up. The top card is French, the bottom is British. Yours to use & peruse.
Real photograph postcard portraits of 2 American young ladies from the early 1900's. In the top photo the young lady is 17, in the bottom photo, Pearl is aged 19.
I have always longed to fly with the birds above the clouds in a hot air balloon (and then bungee jump off the side.) Recently I've purchased a few postcards to use as backdrops for my new for Makers Faire '09, steampunk hot air balloon necklaces.
Printed in Germany, mailed from Stamford, England to New England in 1911. This one reminds me of the fantastical steampunk collage creations by http://www.WinonaCookie.Etsy.com
A California Honeymoon. Postcard by Edward H. Mitchell, San Francisco, CA, 1919.
French New Years postcard from the early 1900's, embellished with glitter & sequins. Feel free to use & peruse the images.