Skip Navigation

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Browse Resources

Advertising -- Social aspects

View Resource Ad*Access

A collaboration of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History and the Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library at Duke University, this database contains images of more than 7,000 advertisements printed mainly in US newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. The images are divided into five major categories: Beauty and Hygiene; Radio; Television;...
View Resource Advertising Expert Rolodex: A Resource for Media Professionals

Members of the non-profit film and video distribution center California Newsreel identify key advertising critics, scholars, and watchdog groups in the Advertising Expert Rolodex. Topics range from Children, Schools, and Advertizing to Internet Advertising and Alcohol and Tobacco Advertizing. Entries include a detailed annotation, street address, email contacts, and Web address (when available).
View Resource William F. Eisner Museum of Advertising & Design

The British novelist George Norman Douglas once remarked, "You can tell the ideals of a nation through its advertisements". With that spirit in mind, the Scout Report turns its pointer to the website for the William F. Eisner Museum of Advertising & Design in Milwaukee. The late Mr. Eisner had a long and distinguished career in the world of advertising, and his widow, Elaine Eisner, was compelled...