1926 Article Modern Advertising History Evolution Medical Quackery Waterman WW3


The Phenomena of Modern Advertising: How They Promote Growth and Prosperity.

This is an original 1926 nine-page article (five pages, four being double-sided) by Frank Presbrey on the history of advertising in the United States. Very interesting article! Please see additional images.


This 85+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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