Ad History, Print Paper Space
Delivered October 29, 2019. Contributor: Jennifer P.
Identify how features/advertisements in the print paper space has changed over the last 100-120 years, by pulling ad archives and old advertisements over time.
Vintage Ad Browser
offers old advertisements sorted by category.
Searching for stationary
yielded results of ads from print paper company The American Stationary Company
as well as 400 other vintage ads (whereas searching for 'paper' primarily yields toilet paper ads).
Searching for printing also yielded
several pages of results
, which include paper printing service ads from Remington.
Duke University's library
also offers a free, searchable directory of vintage advertising.
Duke's resource includes over
44,000 textual and multimedia resources
within advertising, marketing, and sales.
These ad sources range from the
is a website offering ads from mid 19th century until present.
This directory allows users
by subject matter, and specifically
sort by decade,
which would allow us to provide you ads that span a range of dates.
offers an archive of print ads from the last six decades.
is categorical, searchable, and sorted by year.
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