Check out Classic TV Ads for just that. Set in a very slick and smooth-running simulated vintage TV set, see about thirty ads from the ’50s through the ’70s under hte headings of “Eat” (the 5th Dimension for Jell-o!) “Drink” “Smoke” (dig that crazy little dancing Alpine people Tareyton ad) “Clean” “Groom” “Shop” “Travel.” Classic TV Ads is a section of the RoadOde site.
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Book Review: ‘Magic and Miracles: 100 Years of Moving Imaging Science and Technology’ Edited by Philip J. Cianci
'Magic and Miracles: 100 Years of Moving Imaging Science and Technology' comes from the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and is a highly recommended (4 star) hard cover reference book is full of visual technology history.