Barnvertising

2020-04-11T00:55:16-04:00January 3rd, 2017|History|

Barns are large buildings and therefore hard to miss from the highway. In the early days of automobile travel, before those large metal posts that now dot our modern highways, barns were our nation's first billboards. Common in the Midwest and Southeastern portions of the United States, the most common early advertisements were for tourist [...]