Roadside Signs

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Let the signs guide you: vintage welcome signs, classic billboards, advertising on the road, etc.

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Flamingo. Las Vegas, Feb. 24, 1970

Vintage Las Vegas

Flamingo. Las Vegas, February 24, 1970. Flamingo Capri motel rooms seen in the background. via @flamingovegas

Metro Diner roadside neon sign in Tulsa - nick dunlap

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Metro Diner roadside neon sign in Tulsa - nick dunlap

Interstate 25, Eden, Colorado, 1968 Courtesy Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco and Matthew Marks Gallery, New York.

American beauty: Robert Adams's The Place We Live – in pictures

Robert Adams has spent decades capturing the American west in black-and-white – its diners and its oil fields, its lonely souls and lost highways. Here’s a selection of the best images from a new retrospective of his work in Paris

"Saying Goodbye" roadside sign, billboard.

"Saying Goodbye" roadside sign, billboard.

"Hello Stranger" roadside sign

"Hello Stranger" roadside sign

"Vics Velvetone Tops." Vintage hand painted car advertisement painted on a wall in Galveston, Texas, 1973.

Advertisement Painted on a Wall in Galveston, Texas ... 04/1973

Original Caption: Advertisement Painted on a Wall in Galveston, Texas. This Is One of a Series of 21 Black and White Photographs. They Document the Environments Remaining From the 19th Century in Terms of Architecture, Commerce and Lifestyles. The Pictures Also Compare the Contemporary City Showing Displacement of the Unique by the Ordinary and Noting Current Urban Problems. The Pictures Show a Region and Its Uniqueness in People and Architecture in East Texas Which Is Still a Part of the…

On Highway 80, Maricopa County, Arizona. Ranch advertisement during cotton harvest. Highway signs reading "cotton pickers wanted" are but the last stage in the process of attracting seasonal laborers to Arizona from areas as remote as Yakima Valley, Washington, and the bootheel of Missouri.

On Highway 80, Maricopa County, Arizona. Ranch Advertisement During Cotton Harvest

Original Caption: "On Highway 80, Maricopa County, Arizona. Ranch advertisement during cotton harvest. Highway signs reading "cotton pickers wanted" are but the last stage in the process of attracting seasonal laborers to Arizona from areas as remote as Yakima Valley, Washington, and the bootheel of Missouri." U.S. National Archives’ Local Identifier: NWDNS-83-G-44120 From: Series: Photographic Prints Documenting Programs and Activities of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics and Predecessor…

Eden, Colorado road side sign. Photo by Robert Adams.

Robert Adams Photography at DAM: A Bodhisattva Sees the West | AdobeAirstream

Photographer Robert Adams is a bodhisattva to the American West: “I want to make accurate photographs of the western landscape. One goal is to show what’s

Eden, Colorado roadside sign, ca. 1968-71. Black and white photo by Robert Adams.

Eden, Colorado roadside sign, ca. 1968-71. Black and white photo by Robert Adams.

Weeki Wachee Springs Mermaids posing by roadside sign in 1967.

"Welcome to Florida" roadside sign. Tourists stop to check the map before they enter The Sunshine State. (1947)

Family looks at a map beside a welcome sign

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Vintage snapshot of classic Coca-Cola signs with antique car driving past.

Great vintage neon sign at a car dealership. Nickey Chevrolet buys the famous Chuck Daigh Scarab.

Nickey Chevrolet Buys the Famous Chuck Daigh Scarab

Great vintage neon sign at a car dealership. Nickey Chevrolet buys the famous Chuck Daigh Scarab.