1950s

“New wine goes ’high fashion’“

“New wine goes ’high fashion’“2

Article501
Howard E. Williams1
New York's Famous Beer

New York's Famous Beer2

Coaster4
Ads for Ahwahnee Resort

Ads for Ahwahnee Resort

Advertising108
Dean Smith1
Mister Magoo Opening Sequence

Mister Magoo Opening Sequence3

Motion Graphics100
Alvin Lustig25UPA (United Productions of America)1
Time of the Hanging

Time of the Hanging

Motion Graphics100
Georg Olden10CBS Television1
“Every Advertisement A Special Layout Problem”

“Every Advertisement A Special Layout Problem”2

Article501
“Eleven Wineries, One Label”

“Eleven Wineries, One Label”2

Article501
The Papers of James Graham Ballard: Four Text Collages (Project for a New Novel)

The Papers of James Graham Ballard: Four Text Collages (Project for a New Novel)4

Collage9
James Graham Ballard1
25 Years Ago

25 Years Ago2

Article501
“Hoffman Tells Its Advertising Philosophy”

“Hoffman Tells Its Advertising Philosophy”2

Article501
A Graphic Ten Year Story

A Graphic Ten Year Story2

Article501
Cresmer and Woodward1
“The Americanization of California Wine”

“The Americanization of California Wine”2

Article501
“Nelson Carter”

“Nelson Carter”2

Article501
Lou Thomann1
“The whiskey’s gotta be in ya when you’re bit”

“The whiskey’s gotta be in ya when you’re bit”2

Article501
“How To Make Type Do Its Job”

“How To Make Type Do Its Job”2

Article501
Paul O. Giessy1
Color Harmony for your Home

Color Harmony for your Home6

Promotional Film1
Rippey1Henderson and Bucknum1
“Cutter advertising... it’s competitive, complicated, esoteric”

“Cutter advertising... it’s competitive, complicated, esoteric”2

Article501
“Exposição da Agricultura Paulista” (Poster for exhibition on agriculture in the state of São Paulo)

“Exposição da Agricultura Paulista” (Poster for exhibition on agriculture in the state of São Paulo)

Poster697
Lina Bo Bardi1
A Secret History of Design in Los Angeles

A Secret History of Design in Los Angeles2

Article501
Michael McDonough1Gere Kavanaugh16
Orb, Vol. 1, No. 2

Orb, Vol. 1, No. 2

Journal19
Ed Ruscha5Joe Goode2
“New Look for Bireley’s 6-Pack Features 3-D Effect”

“New Look for Bireley’s 6-Pack Features 3-D Effect”2

Article501
“McCabe and Mau”

“McCabe and Mau”2

Article501
Design awards for poster car cards

Design awards for poster car cards2

Article501
Legibility test by Road Research Laboratory at RAF Benson airfield

Legibility test by Road Research Laboratory at RAF Benson airfield

Photo24
Margaret Calvert11
The Shape of Content

The Shape of Content

Book264
Ben Shahn7
“The Vintner Finds A Way”

“The Vintner Finds A Way”2

Article501
“King of Hearts Drink Book”

“King of Hearts Drink Book”4

Book264
Josephine Irwin2The Peter Pauper Press9
My L.A.

My L.A.

Booklet20
Jerome Gould1Cinema Center1
Photos, scrapbook pages, and correspondence of Simms Campbell

Photos, scrapbook pages, and correspondence of Simms Campbell3

E. Simms Campbell5
Alphabet Illustration

Alphabet Illustration

Illustration90
Elwood Decker3
Various title graphics for UPA

Various title graphics for UPA

Title sequence28
Phil Norman2
New Directions Book Covers: “Flowers of Evil”; “Three Lives”; “The Wanderer”; “The Day of the Locust”; New Directions Modern Reader Book Cover: “Camino Real”; “Poems”

New Directions Book Covers: “Flowers of Evil”; “Three Lives”; “The Wanderer”; “The Day of the Locust”; New Directions Modern Reader Book Cover: “Camino Real”; “Poems”7

Book Cover20
Alvin Lustig25New Directions4
“Vertigo”

“Vertigo”

Title sequence28
Saul Bass14John Whitney20
Drum Magazine, February 1955

Drum Magazine, February 1955

Magazine211
“You Don’t Have to Bite Off More Than You Can Chew!“

“You Don’t Have to Bite Off More Than You Can Chew!“2

Article501
“Should Advertising Techniques Be Taught in College?“

“Should Advertising Techniques Be Taught in College?“2

Article501
Arthur Kroeger1
Copy of Good Luck

Copy of Good Luck

Illustration90
Bert Grimm4
“Three Dimensional Pictures, Part II: Sales by Stereoscope”

“Three Dimensional Pictures, Part II: Sales by Stereoscope” 2

Article501
“Art Vs. Photography”

“Art Vs. Photography”2

Article501
“Leave A Stack of  BigGreen Ones!“

“Leave A Stack of BigGreen Ones!“2

Article501
Neil Elliott1Ramsey Oppenheim Publications23
“Cinzano”

“Cinzano”

Advertising108
Raymond Savignac4De Plas1
“Glass Menagerie” Play by Tennessee Williams

“Glass Menagerie” Play by Tennessee Williams

Poster697
David Klein2
The Magoffin Co. typographers—blotter

The Magoffin Co. typographers—blotter

Advertising108
Hy Farber1Artisan Press1
“northern California—it’s The Examiner”

“northern California—it’s The Examiner”2

Article501
AAAA Meets Coronado

AAAA Meets Coronado2

Article501
Ramsey Oppenheim Publications23
“Celery Stalks at Midnight”

“Celery Stalks at Midnight”3

Motion Graphics100
John Whitney20
“Escuela de Bellas Artes de Taxco” Brochure

“Escuela de Bellas Artes de Taxco” Brochure5

Pamphlet27
Escuela de Bellas Artes de Taxco1
Color Photogram

Color Photogram 2

Photogram2
Elwood Decker3
Film poster for “Das Kalte Herz” [The Cold Heart]

Film poster for “Das Kalte Herz” [The Cold Heart]

Poster697
Klaus Wittkugel2Paul Verhoeven1
Push Pin Graphic, no. 21

Push Pin Graphic, no. 21

Publication75
Reynold Ruffins13
Film #10 “Mirror Animations” from “Early Abstractions”

Film #10 “Mirror Animations” from “Early Abstractions”2

Motion Graphics100
Harry Smith5
“On Spanish Limps and Other Facts”

“On Spanish Limps and Other Facts”2

Article501
Ramsey Oppenheim Publications23
The Funhouse

The Funhouse

Book264
Ben Shahn7Ballantine Books1
“Silverwoods Strikes It Funny”

“Silverwoods Strikes It Funny”2

Article501
Ramsey Oppenheim Publication1
Copy of Good Luck Girls

Copy of Good Luck Girls

Illustration90
Ted Inman1
“Long Advertising’s Gertrude Murphy”

“Long Advertising’s Gertrude Murphy”2

Article501
“Joyce Shoes—Fun All Along The Line”

“Joyce Shoes—Fun All Along The Line”2

Article501
“The Light Touch”

“The Light Touch”2

Article501
Coffee House Positano

Coffee House Positano

Photography16
In collection by Jay Ruby1
Cal Tjader Quintet album cover

Cal Tjader Quintet album cover

Album Art105
Betty Brader3
“How to improve agency-client relationships”

“How to improve agency-client relationships”2

Article501
Nelson Gross1
Editorial spread, Seventeen, April 1950 issue, pp. 104-105

Editorial spread, Seventeen, April 1950 issue, pp. 104-105

Article501
Cipe Pineles12Dong Kingman1
“PRINTING WOMEN’S FETE: Club to Celebrate 25th Year at Dinner on Thursday”

“PRINTING WOMEN’S FETE: Club to Celebrate 25th Year at Dinner on Thursday”

Newspaper939
New York Times 1
“Dynamic Dissonance in Nature and the Arts”

“Dynamic Dissonance in Nature and the Arts”6

Book264
Merle Armitage14Louis Danz1