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Adflip.com - The worlds largest archive of classic print and magazine ads. Search for your favorite
slice of advertising pop culture from the 40s through the 90s!
The Advertising Artwork of Dr. Seuss
Before Theodore Seuss Geisel found fame as a children's book author, he had a career as an advertising
illustrator. The Dr. Seuss Collection, housed at the Mandeville Special Collections Library at the
University of California, San Diego, contains many examples of Dr. Seuss's advertising artwork. The
library has scanned a selection of these advertisements for greater access.
The International Vintage Poster Fair
The "mother lode" of original vintage advertising posters. The vintage posters found here
are among the best in the world, offered by the most reputable dealers on two continents.
The calendar listings include poster auctions, poster exhibitions, poster fairs and any related antique poster events.
Antique Advertising Association of America
Antique Advertising Association of America is America's #1 club for collectors of all types of
popular and antique advertising - paper, tin or wood - signs, containers, ephemera, displays,
and all the varieties that intertwine.
EAA - Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920
The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920 (EAA) presents over 9,000 images, with database information,
relating to the early history of advertising in the United States. The materials, drawn from the Rare Book,
Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University, provide a significant and informative
perspective on the early evolution of this most ubiquitous feature of modern American business and culture.
Vintage magazine cover and advertising art from the Golden Age of American Illustration.
More than twelve thousand covers and ads on this site.
Truth in Advertising
A collection of vintage cigarette advertisements from the Age of Innocence - the 1940s and 1950s.
American Sign Museum
The purpose of the American Sign Museum is to preserve, archive and display a historical collection
of signs in their many types and forms.