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Media Mentions

Vintagraph.com and Shorpy.com are brands of Shorpy, Inc. The websites have received numerous mentions in national publications. Below is a selection of our coverage in the media.  

 

TIME Magazine | January 2013

TIME magazine's Lightbox feature kicked off the New Year with a profile on Shorpy: "For history to be relevant, it has to not only be accessible, but detailed enough that it feels alive. By embracing the immeasurable value of America’s vast, public photo library, Shorpy has found an elegant way to engage a generation for whom, and on whom, the power and personality of history is often lost."

 

 

 


Concierge.com 2011 Holiday Travel Gift Guide | November 2011

Vintagraph was one of 12 stores featured in the Concierge 2011 Holiday Travel Gift Guide: "During tough financial times, we sometimes need a reminder of why we travel. And the stunning tourism prints commissioned by the Depression-era WPA Federal Art Project still do the trick. These bold, graphic reprints from Vintagraph—promoting sights like the Grand Canyon and the mountains of Montana—brim with yearning for dramatic landscapes and wide-open spaces. The perfect (wallet-friendly) gift for your favorite adventurer."

 

 

Huffington Post | May 2011

Vintagraph and Shorpy are featured in the Huffington Post, along with background on the founding of the sites: "There is no doubt that a look back now and then permits us to view the future more clearly, and today the ability to "think back" regularly is available to us via the web, courtesy of two journalists who have built a business featuring photos and posters from America's past."

 

 

 

 

 

AirTran Airways Go Magazine | December 2010

Vintagraph was featured on Page 14 of Go Magazine, the in-flight periodical of AirTran Airways. The article used Vintagraph posters to illustrate how some national attractions are timeless and still inspire vacation travel today.

 

 

 

 

TIME Best Blogs of 2010 | June 2010

Shorpy is recognized by TIME magazine as one of the Best Blogs of 2010: "Visiting Shorpy is like stumbling onto an old, dusty photo album in the attic. Except instead of finding portraits of Grandma and Grandpa, you'll see cool photos from around the world ("Always something interesting," as the blog describes itself). "

 

 

PC Magazine's Top Websites 2009 | July 2009

Shorpy was picked as one of PC Magazine's Top Websites for 2009: "Get a glimpse of what the world was like before camera phones—or any phones!"