PRESENTATION Designed for Travel: Railroad Posters in the Collection of the Albany Institute

Public Program, Member Events, Lecture

Doug McCombs, curator of the exhibition Romancing the Rails: Train Travel in the 1920s and 1930s, will look at posters from New York Central and other railroads to show how rail lines adapted new technologies and new messages to market their transportation services.

Cost: $10 per person (includes museum admission)

Space is limited and registration* is required. REGISTER HERE


*At this time, program attendees age 18+ participating in registered events at the museum will be required to wear masks AND provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination includes: a vaccination card, a photo of a vaccination card, the New York State Excelsior Pass or Excelsior Pass Plus, or if you received your vaccination in another state, that state’s equivalent passport. Please visit our website for any updates.


Sunday, February 27 • 2:00pm - 3:30pm

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