Sunday, June 3, 2012

French ruled period advertisement Vietnam

Discovering advertisements in the French-ruled period

June 3, 2012
LookAtVietnam РThrough these advertisements, readers will discover interesting things in the life of the upper class in Vietnam one century ago. These advertisements come from a French magazine, Extr̻me-Asie, published in April 1927.
Advertisement for a photo shop, set up by Mr. Khanh Ky in 1907.

Fresh meat advertisement.
Advertisement for a pharmaceutical firm, established in 1920 by Louis Sarreau.

A ‘super-car’.
The advertisement for Langbian Palace Hotel in Da Lat.
An umbrella shows the position of the user and owning a ‘famous-brand’ umbrella is the dream of many people.

Advertisement of Brossard & Mopin, the oldest financial firm in Indochina.

This is advertisement of the Colonial Financial Corporation.
Soft drink was quite popular in the French-rule period.

Advertisement of the Charner shopping mall in Saigon.
Advertisement for an antique shop.
The Indochina Bank.
Advertisement for rubber products.

Belle Indochine

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