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Fading Signs of Chicago
The Nineteenth Century Club
178 Forest Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60301
United States
7083862729

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Monday, October 12, 2020, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM CDT
Category: Enrichment Series- Open to the Public

For more than a century, the brick walls of the city served as a ready canvas for advertisements that married artistic experimentation and commercial endeavor. Since author Joseph Marlin began documenting the city’s advertisements more than thirty years ago, many of them have completely vanished beneath the onslaught of blizzard and bulldozer. From national brands to mom-and-pop shops, his collection of advertisements offers the last glimpse of a bygone era. To register for this webinar, click HERE.

These programs are free for members. A $15 donation is requested for non-members. If you would like to become a member, click HERE.

If you enjoy programs like this and would like to help us continue to provide quality programing, please consider donating to the Nineteenth Century Charitable Association by clicking HERE.



 


Contact: Erin Payton at 708-386-2729 | [email protected]ntury.org