Otis Elevator Company 1948 Ad Houston


Dimensions: approx. 8×11 inches

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Dimensions: approx. 8 X 11 inches

Otis Elevator Company of New York ran this paper advertisement that came from a 1948 magazine and features Skylines by Otis a series of ads covering cities across America. In this ad its Houston and the number of elevators installed by Otis and how in fifty this thriving Texas City had grown to be the third largest ocean port in the country. Ad mentions how in 1852 Elisha Otis applied the first safety to a freight elevator. Filled with company history like having 257 offices in every state of the Union and the new Otis 32 escalator. Ad is dated on the page March 15, 1948.