Resource of Outdoor Advertising Descriptions (ROAD).
Site maintained by the Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History, Duke University which provides free access to over 30,000 images of outdoor advertising and related topics found in the Hartman Center’s collections. It is possible to search by company, product place and date. They include iconic images for Coca Cola, Kellogg’s cereals, cigarette brands and also public service messages. Each entry has descriptions date, technical and copyright information.
Ad.Access is useful for those interested in the history of advertising. Images from 7,000 advertisements printed in North American media 1911-1955. Main subject areas are: TV, transport, beauty and hygiene, and World War II.