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Magazine Art: Education and Training

Always a mainstay of the magazine advertising pages, companies that promise to train you for a new job or educate you for a new role in life or society have given us images that have become part of our popular culture.

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Ad for correspondence school training to become a Nurse, as published in a circa 1910 issue of MODERN PRISCILLA.
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The classic NRI ad from the classic period of Radio, 1926. Learn in your spare time, with training that pays for itself. Radio experts in big demand! From the October, 1926 issue of RADIO MECHANICS. Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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The field of the future will be !RADIO! ICS can train you for it. What a great evocative ad! What are those things sitting at the right, between the man and the tube with the repairman shown in the glass? Published in the September, 1933 issue of RADIO NEWS. Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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You, too, can learn to boss this job. Stop being a worker bee and wear spiffy engineer pants; become an electrical expert. From the October, 1926 issue of AINSLEE'S MAGAZINE. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Nice color ad for learning electricity at home, where you could then get a job running the hydroelectric dam. Edison and Steinmetz apparently recommend ICS. Published in the March, 1921 issue of SCIENCE AND INVENTION. Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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Lots of text explains how you can help your country by working on aircraft -- and if you don't know how, Wright-Martin will train you. What a deal! They need skilled mechanics, machine operators, inspectors, draftsmen.... From the November, 1918 issue of EVERYDAY ENGINEERING> Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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ICS, or the International Correspondence Schools, has been around a long time; here's an early ad, featuring shambling workers looking sadly at a man who escaped to a highly paid management job: Are you in the line or in the lead? (set in a nicely oblique face). From the October, 1906 issue of AINSLEE'S MAGAZINE. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Give a boy textile training and he is in the direct line of success. From the School of Industrial Art of the Pennsylvania Museum, and published in an early 1900's issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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The Y.M.C.A. helps fill the war-driven need for more mechanics who understand aircraft and automobiles. From the April, 1918 issue of EVERYDAY ENGINEERING. Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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Here's a school where you have to be a resident. Guess you can't learn about all those makes of cars (see bottom right corner of the ad) sitting under your shade tree. Published in the May 7, 1916 issue of the AMERICAN SUNDAY MONTHLY MAGAZINE.
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Ad for a correspondence school of law, which Lincoln would surely have signed up with, had it been in existence at the time. Just look at that stack of Chadman's Cyclopedia of Law. From the August, 1912 issue of COSMOPOLITAN. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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World War One was a busy time for aero schools. Published in the May, 1918 issue of EVERYDAY ENGINEERING. Source: Magazine collector Steve Davis Restoration by: magscanner
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