John Johnson Collection's Ephemera Resources blog: Moveable cards animated: guest post by Larry Seidman

A blog from the Bodleian library at Oxford ephemera with links to videos of my collections.

"Uniquement pour vous"= Just for you.  
French man kisses the woman’s hand. pull tab movable card ca 1825

"Uniquement pour vous"= Just for you.
French man kisses the woman’s hand. pull tab movable card ca 1825

"As-tu pour moi autant d’amour."=
Have you for me much love!
Cupid and girl French pull tab hand colored movable card ca. 1830

"As-tu pour moi autant d’amour."=
Have you for me much love!
Cupid and girl French pull tab hand colored movable card ca. 1830

"Drinking wine".  French pull tab movable card ca 1820

"Drinking wine". French pull tab movable card ca 1820

" Cupid with scales " 
Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card by J.Grammer dated on reverse 1818 Vienna

" Cupid with scales "
Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card by J.Grammer dated on reverse 1818 Vienna

Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with mirror ca 1810 Nuremberg

Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with mirror ca 1810 Nuremberg

Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with gold embossed frame ca 1810

Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with gold embossed frame ca 1810

"Liebe und Treue"
Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with gold embossed frame ca 1810 Prague

"Liebe und Treue"
Hand colored Biedermeier pull tab mechanical card with gold embossed frame ca 1810 Prague

Dancing with my friend 
Pull tab Biedermeier card ca1820

Dancing with my friend
Pull tab Biedermeier card ca1820

"Spare the rod and spoil the child"
‘Le petit Espiegle’
Teaching methods in Europe ca 1820
French Hand colored copper engraved movable pull tab card. String knots at articulation joints.

"Spare the rod and spoil the child"
‘Le petit Espiegle’
Teaching methods in Europe ca 1820
French Hand colored copper engraved movable pull tab card. String knots at articulation joints.