Tag Archives: ephemera

Varieties of Medical Ephemera

Here Today, Here Tomorrow: Varieties of Medical Ephemera. Images of vintage advertisement, posters, booklet, trade cards, postcards, engravings and pamphlets.The exhibit presents a lively and colorful collection of medical and pharmaceutical ephemera, dating from the 18th century to the present … Continue reading

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Time Capsule 21

The Warhol: Time Capsule 21 – an interactive online exhibition work with audio, video and images. Full of material dating from the 1950s to the early 1970s, TC21 is a treasure trove of ephemera, source material and artwork. The content … Continue reading

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Advertising Soap in America

Ivory Project: Advertising Soap in America 1838-1998. A huge collection with 1,600 advertisements and related ephemera from 1838 till 1998 of print advertising for Ivory soap. Complementing the Ivory materials are examples of advertising, advertising cards, soap wrappers, coupons, pamphlets, … Continue reading

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Travel Brochure Graphics

Graphic Design from the 1920s and 1930s in Travel Ephemera from European and Asian countries. Great place top study the design of those ages – there are beautiful pictures there. (via Plep)

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The Color Television Revolution

The Color Television Revolution the early days of colour television broadcasting in the 1950’s and 60’s. Information about the equipment, ads, channels, tv sets and more stuff.

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The Ephemera Catalog

The Ephemera Catalog: many images of posters, greeting cards, tickets, invitations, sheet music, candy boxes, illustrated letter or bill heads, printed and manuscript commercial or entertainment documents, advertising signs, souvenirs and more ephemera. Ephemera is, ‘something short lived or transitory’ … Continue reading

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Ephemera Now

Ephemera Now: The Museum of Mid-Century Advertising Art & Illustration. This site is great, with lots of cool ads. Choose a section (or all) and take a look there. (via Exclamation Mark)

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Printed Ephemera

Printed Ephemera Collection: includes proclamations, advertisements, blank forms, programs, election tickets, catalogues, clippings, timetables, and menus. They capture the everyday activities of ordinary people who participated in the events of nation-building and experienced the growth of the nation from the … Continue reading

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