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Advertising: Vintage Images

This advertising guide was created to support research in advertising

Vintage Ad Images Databases


All image databases here

Selected databases:

Over 7,000 U.S. and Canadian advertisements in five product categories - Beauty and Hygiene, Radio, Television, Transportation, and World War II propaganda. Covers the years 1911-1955.

Fashion, marketing, advertising, popular culture. Contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition), from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names.

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