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Links - Collections of print ads with a heavy emphasis on historical ads
American and Canadian print ads from the years 1911 - 1955. Provided by Duke University Libraries.
- Vintage Ad Browser
An online collection of print advertisements. Most ads are from the 20th century; a few are from the 19th.
An online archive of art from magazine covers and advertisements, from the 1880s through 1940s.
Philip Morris USA Inc. Advertising Archive: This archive of tobacco advertisements was created by the tobacco company Philip Morris USA, in order to comply with a legal settlement.
- Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920
American print advertisements from the years 1850 - 1920. Provided by Duke University Libraries.
A non-profit organization that rates ads on their portrayal of LGBT themes. They host a large archive of print ads and TV ads, covering the 1920s up to the present. The archive can be useful for any ad-related research, not just research into LGBT themes.
Niagara County Community College. Henrietta G. Lewis Library. 3111 Saunders Settlement Rd., Sanborn, NY 14132 | 716-614-6786