Article ID: CBB581736760

Chicago: Colorful, Creative Posters and a 1920s Multimedia Campaign (Fall/Winter 2015)

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Documents a 1920s campaign by Chicago's railroads and street railroads to promote ridership. Showcases posters that were at the heart of the campaign.

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Authors & Contributors
West, Nancy Martha
Young, David M.
Blaszczyk, Regina Lee
Cook, Preston
Solomon, Brian
Blaszak, Michael W.
Journals
Railroad History
Ferrum
Publishers
Signature Press
Arcadia Publishing
University of Virginia Press
Northern Illinois University Press
Voyageur Press
South Platte Press
Concepts
Railroads
Land transportation
Advertising
Technology and culture
Pictorial works
Technology and society
People
Ogden, William Butler (1805-1877)
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
21st century
Places
United States
Chicago (Illinois, U.S.)
St. Louis, MO
Institutions
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway
Chicago South Shore & South Bend Railroad
Metra (Ill.)
Chicago and North Western Transportation Company
Pennsylvania Railroad
Center for Railroad Photography and Art
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