First Poster kiosks

First installed in 1854 in Berlin, Germany, poster kiosks were pillars especially erected for posting handbills and announcements.

      Berlin, Germany

Additional Information:

  • Vintage Poster | International Poster Gallery
    In 1963, during an office renovation of a Parisian literary journal, workmen found hundreds of Toulouse-Lautrec posters rolled up under the floorboards.
  • Advertising column – Wikipedia
    Advertising columns or Morris columns (French: colonne Morris, German: Litfaßsäule (Litfasssäule, the spelling used in Switzerland and Liechtenstein)) are cylindrical outdoor sidewalk structures with a characteristic style that are used for advertising and other purposes.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.