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A Salute to Advertising’s Greatest Icons

Multimedia exhibition showcases top consumer brand symbols and their creators

A Salute to Advertising’s Greatest Icons, examines the creation and evolution of the characters from their inception to contemporary use, through early commercials, vintage print ads and packaging and a wide variety of rare character memorabilia.  Advertising agencies and brand historians will describe how the characters were designed and how they have evolved over the years. Among the “30-second stars” and brands being showcased during the exhibition are General Mills’ Pillsbury Doughboy and Jolly Green Giant; Kellogg’s Tony the Tiger (Frosted Flakes); Snap, Crackle & Pop (Rice Krispies) and the Keebler Elves (Keebler); McDonald’s Ronald McDonald; Procter & Gamble’s Mr. Clean; 9Lives’ Morris the Cat, StarKist’s Charlie the Tuna and S.C. Johnson’s Raid Bugs. 
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MUSEUM OF BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS
        360 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654-5411  P. 312-245-8200      Museum of Broadcast Communications (MBC) © 2016 All rights reserved.©  
 Museum of Broadcast Communications was made possible thanks to a generous grant by:
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A Salute to Advertising’s Greatest Icons

Multimedia exhibition showcases top consumer brand symbols and their creators

A Salute to Advertising’s Greatest Icons, will examine the creation and evolution of the characters from their inception to contemporary use, through early commercials, vintage print ads and packaging and a wide variety of rare character memorabilia.  Advertising agencies and brand historians will describe how the characters were designed and how they have evolved over the years. Among the “30-second stars” and brands being showcased during the exhibition are General Mills’ Pillsbury Doughboy and Jolly Green Giant; Kellogg’s Tony the Tiger (Frosted Flakes); Snap, Crackle & Pop (Rice Krispies) and the Keebler Elves (Keebler); McDonald’s Ronald McDonald; Procter & Gamble’s Mr. Clean; 9Lives’ Morris the Cat, StarKist’s Charlie the Tuna and S.C. Johnson’s Raid Bugs.
$50 $50 $100 $100 $150 $150 $200 $200
 TAX DEDUCTIBLE DONATION
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