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Historical Ads

From around the turn of the century

 

Industrial bonds ad from the very early 1900's

 

A poster promoting travel to California by rail.

 

A Hamilton Watch company ad

At the end of World War I, this ad was used to promote Industrial Bonds for building and developing railroads as well as other pieces of infrastructure.

 

The United States Railroad Administration used this ad to promote vacation travel by train during the earliest years of the 20th Century.

 

The Hamilton Watch Company wanted to use the reliability of the railroads to it's advantage, in this ad that ran in the late 1800's

Note: To see more detail on any of these ads, double click on the ad you wish to see.  (It will be slow loading.)  To return to this page, press the 'Back' button on your Internet browser.  

 

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