[Natural Wonders]…Vintage U.S. Travel Posters

The posters above are some 1930’s vintage travel posters by the US Department of the Interior and The National Park Service. They were created to sort of boost tourism during The Great Depression. The colors in these are just so nice! I also love how they convey the wonder and majesty of some of the natural landmarks that we have here in the US. The one of the caves is my favorite! If I saw these back in the 30’s, it would definitely make me want to go on a trip in a heartbeat! Check out the rest over at National Geographic.


About missheree

Greetings! I am Sheree, a fashion and costume designer from Miami, FL and Minneapolis, MN respectively. While fabric is my personal medium of choice, I find inspiration is all areas of art and this blog is a representation of that. From fashion to illustration to graphic design to architecture, Sparkleshock is here to do just that - add sparkle to your mind and shock your senses.

Posted on November 10, 2010, in Design-a-licious and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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