HAT archive is one of the most exciting and important specialist archives in the UK

Inspiring the Future

We help to encourage product innovation, delivering authentic classic and vintage cultural reference material. Take a look at our catalogue and be inspired! Online catalogue

HAT Archive is the memory bank of UK brands and advertising industry.

Preserving the Past

The archive exists to collect and safeguard the UK advertising industry’s heritage and make it available to all for study and research. Online catalogue

Without documentation of the present we risk losing valuable perspective and insight in the future.

Capturing the Present

By keeping archives we capture today’s experience, knowledge and sector know-how for tomorrow’s industry leaders. It is a powerful tool, it is industry generated and so it is far too valuable to be ignored or discarded. Online catalogue

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HatAds | 19/Mar/2019

HAT launches living history project - Inspiring Minds from the industry share unique memories of the work behind some of our most famous ads

Launched on 26th September 2018 'Inspiring Minds' reveals the stories of some of the most creative Adland legends from the Golden Age of British advertising.

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