Happy Christmas from HAT
This autumn the HAT team were delighted to receive a donation of striking interwar posters with a local connection.
We were recently contacted by Ingrid Sylvester who asked us to carry out some research for her in order to locate a collection of commercials she featured in during the 1960s.
The Butlin's collection features a charming selection of festive Beaver Club memorabilia.
The History of Advertising Trust (HAT) has received a National Lottery grant of £8,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) for an exciting project, ‘Inspiring Minds In Conversation With’
The whole team at HAT were greatly saddened to learn that their long time trustee and advertising industry legend David Bernstein had passed away on 25 August aged 89
HAT’s first Education Summit in London on 12th July was well supported and a popular event for academics in higher education from across the UK.
The summer of 2017 marks the 90th anniversary of the launch of Heinz’s iconic ‘Joy of Living’ campaign.
Volunteer Adam Baker, who began with HAT in May, has been taken on as part of a project to boost the cataloguing and digitisation progress of the BBC Washes Whiter collection.
HAT is very pleased to welcome Gabriele Rammairone who is starting a six month internship in the archive.