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Description - Moonlight in Duneland by Ronald D. Cohen

The South Shore Line has reflected the triumphs and misfortunes of the Calumet Region throughout the 20th century. For its first two decades, it survived good times and bad until its landmark purchase by Samuel Insull's Midland Utilities in 1925. Insull launched an aggressive marketing campaign, including a set of colourful, artistic posters designed by some of Chicago's most talented artists. Moonlight in Duneland tells the story of that campaign, reproducing more than 40 known surviving posters and other advertising items from the 1920s to the 1970s, as well as art commissioned more recently by the Northwest Indiana Forum.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780253217387
ISBN-10: 0253217385
Format: Paperback
(330mm x 254mm x mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 25-Aug-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Ronald D. Cohen

Ronald D. Cohen is Professor of History at Indiana University Northwest. He lives in Gary, Indiana.Stephen G. McShane has served since 1982 as archivist/curator at the Calumet Regional Archives, Indiana University Northwest. He lives in Valparaiso, Indiana.Victor Margolin is Associate Professor of Design History at the University of Illinois/Chicago.

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