American Landscape Images

Whether you’re crossing the country in a 1950’s era Mustang convertible on the historic Route 66 or traveling via your mouse on the Internet, the American landscape offers some of the most breath-taking vistas in the world. From sea to shining sea, there’s something for everyone. Whether you enjoy the unspoiled wilderness, the hustle and bustle of city life, a secluded beach or somewhere in between, it’s virtually assured that someone, somewhere has captured it on paper.

The American landscapes on Free Vintage Art are generally from vintage postcards, magazines and books. If you’re looking for American Landscape paintings, be sure to check out our sister site The Famous Artists. Here you’ll find a growing collection of less-famous depictions of many of the places that are popular vacation destinations.

Vintage Texas State Postcard

Vintage postcard of Texas with 5 drawings of the state’s most iconic symbols – the state itself, the oil industry, longhorn cattle, the capitol and bluebonnets.

Portland Harbor

Landscape drawing of Portland Harbor and Breakwater Light along with a bit of history about the lighthouse and the shipyards that built Liberty Ships. It is a newer vintage postcard but American copyright law puts it in the public domain.

Petrified Forest

Enjoy this public domain Petrified Forest vintage postcard, learn a bit about Bob Petley, Petley Studios and the national park too.

Sailboats on Lake Ponchartrain

This sailboat picture is a vintage color postcard of a yacht race on Lake Ponchartrain that runs from New Orleans to Gulfport, MS each year.

California Outline Postcard

This vintage California postcard is so much fun. In the shape of the state, it displays many of the state’s most popular vacation destinations in the 1950

York Beach

Vintage, public domain American landscape vacation postcard of the Nubble Lighthouse in York, Maine at sunset by Tichnor Bros. Incorporated.

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