The enduring appeal of antique advertising is easy to understand. The graphics are great, hearkening to a simpler time and a distinct American identity. Learn the latest about Antique Advertising through compelling articles, news and tips.
Antique Advertising Club Creates Virtual Convention
In a sign of the times, the Antique Advertising Association of America "Zooms" into new reality to connect with members during the coronavirus pandemic.
Patriotic milk bottles - They did America proud
When America entered World War II, the ad industry took immediate action by forming the War Advertising Council that focused on public service campaigns, including the patriotic slogans that would be included on glass milk bottles.
10 Things You Should Know: The Antique Advertising Association of America
The Antique Advertising Association of America (AAAA) was established in 1990 and conducts an annual convention celebrating vintage and antique advertising each year.
Deltiologists celebrate National Postcard Week 2019
National Postcard Week 2019 ended weeks ago, yet we're still enjoying the experience. Here are the cards Antique Trader received in trade for its own limited edition NPCW 2019 postcard.
Antique Bottles: Death of the Snake Oil salesman
Leading up to, and at the turn of the 20th century, there were no federal regulations preventing the mixing of dangerous drugs & selling it as medicine. Medicines with unfounded claims were known as "snake oil." The year 1906 saw an end to that.
Cast iron cookware auction draws bidders from afar
For the enthusiast and collector, a large vintage and antique cast iron cookware auction is akin to a chocoholic diving into a pool of dark chocolate.