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Promotional materials

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Printed matter or objects devised to advertise or promote products, causes, or other concerns, especially those items given away to prospective consumers, clients, or contributors. Not used with reference to items produced before the late 19th century.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

R. E. Blair collection of Western oil and mining investment prospectuses

Call Number: WA MSS S-2611

The collection consists of promotional material, including form letters, maps, reprints of newspaper articles, and publications, that describe oil and mining investment opportunities in various Western states, including Texas, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, and New Mexico, during the time period of the Great Depression. The materials were sent to R. E. Blair as a prospective investor in oil and mining ventures.

Dates: 1928-1941

Golden Gate International Exposition Publicity Records

Call Number: WA MSS S-2889
Scope and Contents: The publicity records contain output of the public relations arm of the 1940 Golden Gate International Exposition. The records document the activities of the exposition and the promotional effort required of the exposition's public relations department. The public relations documents comprise the bulk of the records and are newspaper, magazine, and radio press releases, typescript mimeographed. The public relations documents concern the 1940 exposition, but one file of background information...
Dates: 1938-1940

Livingston family papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 680
Abstract: The Livingston Family Papers spans the eighteenth through the twenty-first centuries, and represents six generations of descendants of John Livingston (1750-1822) of Oak Hill and their relatives by marriage in the Curran, Mulford, Hopkins, and Rogers families. The correspondence, legal and land records, photographs, diaries, scrapbooks, graphics, ephemera, and printed material chronicle the families' business and social lives, travels, interests, and investments. Also documented are their...
Dates: 1702-2003, bulk 1850-2003

Nahanni Productions archive

Call Number: AOB 125

The archive contains materials that document the photography and bookworks by Pat and Rosemarie Keough, who are the proprietors of Nahanni Productions. The archive includes process materials relating to individual book projects as well as correspondence and other research materials.

Dates: 1964-2013, bulk 1980-2010

Winterhouse Art and Design collection of corporate clients

Call Number: ART 24

The collection contains a variety of corporate publications, including annual reports and other promotional materials.

Dates: 1962-2012, bulk 1990-2012