The Art Of Mass Surveillance: All 135 Vintage NSA Security Posters From The 1950s And 1960s – Design You Trust

The Art Of Mass Surveillance: All 135 Vintage NSA Security Posters From The 1950s And 1960s

In the 1950s and 1960s the National Security Agency (NSA) cranked out beautiful and captivating posters to remind Americans that keeping secrets was important.

These declassified posters were unearthed by Government Attic, via its use of the Freedom of Information Act. Funded by the taxpayer, these vintage NSA security posters from the 1950s and 1960s are in the public domain. Below are all 135 posters. It’s a very big gallery of beguiling, weird, creative, eerie, contemporary and very stylish posters from the Cold War period. Please give it a time to load. And look out for John Travolta, the Mona Lisa and Santa Claus endorsing the art of mass surveillance.

More: Government Attic h/t: flashbak






































































































































If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Disney Characters 'Humanimalized': Artist Turns Animal Characters Into Humans And Humans Into Animals
Unhappily Ever After: Artist Creates Unhappy Endings To Cartoon Characters
This Engineer Creates Incredible 3D Calligraphy That Leaps Off The Page
Timeless New York Street Scenes Photographs In The 1950s, Found In A Home's Attic After Nearly 50 Years
"Ode To The Sun": The Superb Illustrations of Domagoj Šokčević
The Day The Earth Stood Still: The Art of Jaroslaw Marcinek
"Heaven's Hell": The Book Of Afterlife Adventures By Anthony Jones
Emerging Korean Insta-Artist Takes Reality For A Ride With Her Reality Warping Pictures And Fierce Looks
"Garden Of Light": Twilights And Nocturne Painting Of Keita Morimoto
An Artist Made A Giant American Flag From Over 20,000 Budweiser Bottle Caps
Miss Tuning Calendar 2016
Artist Asked People On The Internet To Give Her Random Emoji Combinations And Then She Drew Them
Stories Hidden In Images: A Designer Has Created Book Covers Made Of Random Stock Photos
London Designers Create Unique Car-Powered Aquaponics Urban Farm that Grows Vegetables
"Consumed and Controlled": Our Dark Future in Provoking Artworks by Zach McLean
Fascinating Vintage Photographs That Capture Kids Finding Fun On The Streets In Postwar London Rubble
Kid Literature Illustrations I Do About The Inventions That I Saw In The Year 2098
Illustrator Reimagines What Disney Movies Would Look Like If They Were Made Nowadays
Genevieve Naylor's Post-World War II Fashion Photos In Stunning Colors, 1945-1959
Controversial Paintings Of People Skinned Alive That Will Shock You
Russian Artist Maria Safronova Paints Anxiety and Uncertainty within Ordered Lives
Vintage Cars, Palms & Backyard Pools in Californian Inspired Paintings by Danny Heller
Poch4N's Seductive Anime Girls
Absolutey Stunning Artworks And Funny Soviet Posters In The Pin-Up Style By Valery Barykin