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Volney Palmer

Volney B. Palmer opened the first American advertising agency, in Philadelphia in 1850. This agency placed ads produced by its clients in various newspapers.

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The Overview of Advertising
1840, Volney Palmer established a precursor to advertising agencies in Boston.
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Advertising Industry in the Digital Age
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The Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising
omissions. Volney Palmer, usually credited as the first agent in the United States, and George P.

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One more lesson from big brother
Volney Palmer opened the first American ad agency in 1850, but it was another 60 years before Edward Bernays established the first fully functioning US PR agency.

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Advertising History
Advertising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Around 1840, Volney B. Palmer established the roots of the modern day advertising agency in Philadelphia.
Volney B. Palmer: The Nation's First Advertising Agency Man
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The History of Advertising | snap2objects
Sep 21, 2009 The first advertising agency was opened by Volney Palmer in 1841. He possibly was the first person to use the term “advertising agency”.
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