req: sites with billboards/adds

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Rob Oostru » Tue, 16 Mar 2004 00:21:32



Hello,
Where (site's?) can I find pictures off billboards and (wall-)add's that I
can print and use for my modelrailway
(HO / Santa Fe / 1950)?

Thanks.

Rob Oostrum
Holland

 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Howard R Garne » Tue, 16 Mar 2004 02:59:51


Quote:

> Hello,
> Where (site's?) can I find pictures off billboards and (wall-)add's that I
> can print and use for my modelrailway
> (HO / Santa Fe / 1950)?

  I think it is Duke University that has a lot of them posted to their
web site.

Check for the link and have misplaced it.

Howard

 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Geeze » Tue, 16 Mar 2004 04:58:02


Someone else asked a similar question last summer and received several
responses.  The following were some of the sites provided in that thread:

www.gatewaynmra.org/download.htm

http://www.billboardsofthepast.com/

http://www.boondocksnet.com/cb/posters_vintage_advertising.html

http://www.frankjump.com/

http://www.forgotten-ny.com/

http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu:80/adaccess/

http://www.desperate.com/cgi-bin/SoftCart.exe/shophome.cfm?L+despstor...
155+1058690955


Quote:
> Hello,
> Where (site's?) can I find pictures off billboards and (wall-)add's that I
> can print and use for my modelrailway
> (HO / Santa Fe / 1950)?

> Thanks.

> Rob Oostrum
> Holland

 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Bil » Tue, 16 Mar 2004 06:18:03


Where (site's?) can I find pictures off billboards and (wall-)add's that
I can print and use for my modelrailway
(HO / Santa Fe / 1950)?
------------------------------------------------
Here are several sites:

Clip Art Collection:

http://www.ribbonrail.com/art/

Circus Posters:

http://www.the-forum.com/posters/circus1.htm

Billboards of the Past:

http://www.billboardsofthepast.com/index.html

Ad*Access:

http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu:80/adaccess/

Gateway NMRA:

http://www.gatewaynmra.org/download.htm

Boston & Mt. Washington:

http://www.trevinocircle.com/wtw.asp

Fritz's House o' Billboards:

http://wyomingyard.com/billboards/

Bill
Bill's Railroad Empire
N Scale Model Railroad:
http://www.billsrailroad.net
Brief History of N Scale:
http://www.billsrailroad.net/history/n-scale
Resources: Links to over 700 helpful sites:
http://www.billsrailroad.net/bills-favorite-links
Bookstore: http://www.billsrailroad.net/bookstore.html

 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by HICJ » Tue, 16 Mar 2004 14:33:26


Re billboards.  Another good source of neat signs etc search  produce labels,
beer labels, etc.  John Hudson.
 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Matt Furz » Wed, 17 Mar 2004 11:05:32


Haven't seen it posted yet - the Duke Univ. site:

http://scriptorium.lib.duke.edu/adaccess/browse.html

Tons of stuff here, listed by decade.  Worth a look and a bookmark.

Matt


Quote:
> Re billboards.  Another good source of neat signs etc search  produce
labels,
> beer labels, etc.  John Hudson.

 
 
 

req: sites with billboards/adds

Post by Rob Oostru » Thu, 18 Mar 2004 02:51:56


Thanks for the info. Great.

Rob THANKS



Quote:
> Hello,
> Where (site's?) can I find pictures off billboards and (wall-)add's that I
> can print and use for my modelrailway
> (HO / Santa Fe / 1950)?

> Thanks.

> Rob Oostrum
> Holland