I can’t escape posters; listening to my regular podcast ‘Part Time Genius’ I uncovered the story of US Park Ranger Doug Leen and his quest to recover lost designs following a chance discovery in 1973
Our hero the self styles Ranger of the Lost Art now has his own website devoted to these posters https://www.rangerdoug.com/
It wasn’t until 1973 that a park ranger named Doug Leen happened to saveone of the posters from the trash—a chance discovery that eventually led to a resurgence in the popularity of the images and their signature WPA style. Of the 14 designs, 12 originals have been recovered.
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