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Guide to Collections Related to Pan American World Airways: Digitized Advertisments

Selected collections and materials in Duke University Libraries related to Pan American World Airways.

Digitized Advertisements

The collections listed here contain Pan Am advertisements that have been digitized and can be viewed online.


This digital collection contains U.S. and Canadian advertisements from 1911 to 1955. Digitized advertisements pertaining to Pan American include ads regarding different airplanes in the Pan Am fleet and world wide routes, particularly Pan Am's South American destinations.


This digital collection contains television commercials created or collected by the D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B) advertising agency from the 1950s to 1980s. The digital collection includes a Pan Am television commercial from the 1960s.

Resource of Outdoor Advertising Descriptions (Road 2.0)

This digital collection contains images of outdoor advertising. The collection contains several advertisements from Pan Am, including billboards and subway posters.