1920s Chicago Transit Posters

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This fine collection of advertising posters was commissioned by the Chicago Rapid Transit Company in the 1920s. Beautifully illustrated, they were produced by some of Chicago’s greatest graphic designers working at that time. They are truly a joy to behold and there are several more on the Chicago L website.

Chicago Transport Posters Avoid Congestion

ChicagoTemple

North Western poster

Wacker Drive Chicago Transport Graphic Design

Further Reading

Article on Design Observer

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