Indiana State Library - Manuscripts and Rare Books
Western Reserve Historical Society
Consists of advertisements, press releases, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks -- This collection is of value to those studying local businesses, advertisements, and advertising methods in the 1930s and 1940s in Cleveland, Ohio. Businesses represented in the collection include garment manufacturers and retailers, dry goods stores, and florists. Those studying the early history of the University Circle area will also find the collection useful
Western Reserve Historical Society
Consists of a photograph album of Cleveland Market Week of the Cleveland Fashion Institute and photographs from Zinner's Flowers -- This collection is of value to those studying local businesses, advertisements, and advertising methods in the 1930s and 1940s in Cleveland, Ohio. Businesses represented in the collection include garment manufacturers and retailers and florists
Duke University - David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection of photocopies of daily columns on advertising and closely related subjects appearing in newspapers, primarily the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, the CHICAGO TRIBUNE, and the NEW YORK TIMES (NYT). The most frequently represented authors are: George Lazarus (TRIBUNE, 1985-1999), Nancy Millman (SUN-TIMES, until 1992), and Philip H. Dougherty (NYT; died 1988 September), as well as Randall Rothenberg, Kim Foltz, and Stuart Elliott, who succeeded Dougherty at the NYT. Various guest columnists also wrote occasionally for the NYT. For the time period covered, the files contain most of the columns that were published in the three papers. There are also folders of articles and columns from the WALL STREET JOURNAL and other business publications, especially concerning management turmoil and succession at J. Walter Thompson Company in 1987. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History. (01-123)
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence, invitation lists, press releases, speeches, and other records, relating to annual conferences in Washington, D.C.; together with minutes documenting the activities of various subgroups of Advertising Council and War Advertising Council
University of Texas Libraries
The Advertising Federation of America (AFA) Records, [ca. 1910-1970s], document the organization's business proceedings and history and include meeting minutes, speeches, clippings files, correspondence, publications, conference information, and business records of the AFA and American Advertising Federation (AAF)