While researching the old painted advertisements of Islington I was contacted by Leo Hornak, a journalist at the BBC. He wanted to record a piece about ghost signs (coming soon), and had grown up in a house with one on the outside. It turned out […]

John C. Mather, Alwyne Lane

Hand painted sign on building for W.E.Baxter Ltd Printers Bookbinders Stationers 1
A number of new additions have been made to the History of Advertising Trust Ghostsigns Archive. ┬áSome of these are new photos of signs already covered in the archive but many are completely new material for the collection. ┬áHere are a handful of my favourite […]

HAT Archive: January 2012 Additions