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Guide to the Wright H. Everett Papers, 1853-1998 and undated

Abstract

Wright H. Bill Everett (1925-2010) was a media space salesman for several major magazines, and the founder of his own businesses, Flix and the W.H. Everett Co., that specialized in a variety of print materials combining humorous captions with still images from silent movies.

The Wright H. Everett Papers span the years 1853-1998 and include correspondence, photographs and negatives, 8mm and 16mm films and audiotapes, print advertisements, layouts, presentations, research reports, pamphlets and brochures that document Everett's career selling advertising space in national magazines as well as his own businesses, Flix and the W.H. Everett Co. Magazines represented in the collection include Advertising Age, American Home, Flying, Progressive Grocer, Reader's Digest, Reminisce, Suburbia Today, Time, Western Advertising and Woman's Home Companion. Other companies represented include American Greeting Cards, Hunter Snead, Lennen-Newell, Maclean Hunter Media and Remington Advertising. There are also files relating to Everett's book How Were Things At The Office? Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Everett, Wright.
Title
Wright H. Everett papers, 1853-1998 and undated
Language of Material
English
Extent
27.0 Linear Feet, 11,000 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The Wright H. Everett Papers span the years 1853-1998 and include correspondence, photographs and negatives, 8mm and 16mm films and audio tapes, print advertisements, layouts, presentations, research reports, pamphlets and brochures that document Everett's career selling advertising space in national magazines as well as his own businesses, Flix and the W.H. Everett Co. Magazines represented in the collection include Advertising Age, American Home, Flying, Progressive Grocer, Reader's Digest, Reminisce, Suburbia Today, Time, Western Advertising and Woman's Home Companion. Other companies represented include American Greeting Cards, Hunter Snead, Lennen-Newell, MacLean Hunter Media and Remington Advertising. There are also files relating to Everett's book How Were Things At The Office?

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Contents of the Collection

Biographical information, 1936-1965
Box 1
Photographs, undated
Box 1
Writings and clippings from Kent State, 1946-1948
Box 1
Booklet, What They're (Really) Saying, 1967
Box 1
Clippings, What They're (Really) Saying, 1962-1967
Box 1
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1960-1966
Box 1
Advertising agencies, general information, 1957-1962
Box 1
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1964-1981
Box 1
Samples, undated
Box 1
Advertising orders, 1957-1959
Box 1
Advertising proposal for Cunningham & Walsh/Texaco, 1958
Box 2
Advertising proposal for McCann-Erickson/Esso, 1959
Box 2
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1960
Box 2
Presentation, undated
Box 2
Proposal for Esso, 1960
Box 2
Charles H. Clark correspondence, 1962-1966
Box 2
Glick Brothers, 1968
Box 2
Miscellaneous, 1952-1993
Box 2
Contacts, business cards, etc., 1961
(1 of 2 folders)
Box 2
Contacts, business cards, etc. (continued), 1961
(2 of 2 folders)
Box 3
Crowell-Collier, 1952-1964
Box 3
Creative Enterprises, logo designs, undated
Box 3
Design, woodcuts, undated
Box 3
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1962
Box 3
Samples, undated
Box 3
By Everett, 1944
Box 3
By McKeon/Everett, undated
Box 3
Esso advertising, 1960
Box 3
Brown & Bigelow, 1960-1965
Box 3
Business plan, 1962
Box 4
Catalog orders, not paid, 1976
Box 4
Catalog orders, paid, 1976-1977
Box 4
Copy lines, undated
Box 4
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1960-1976
Box 4
Design, cartoon, undated
Box 4
Direct marketing, 1996
Box 4
Edson Foster, County Beach Resort, 1963
Box 4
Esquire shoe polish, 1959
Box 5
Fletcher Richards, 1962
Box 5
Invoices, 1961-1966
Box 5
Invoices (continued), 1961-1966
Box 6
Legal, 1960-1962
Box 6
Lennen-Newell, 1961
Box 6
Catalog, undated
Box 6
Design and artwork, undated
Box 6
House advertisement, 1963
Box 6
Logos and stationery, undated
Box 6
Portfolio of sample print advertisements, 1964-1967
Box 6
Postcards, undated
Box 6
Rumrill, undated
Box 6
Booklet designs, undated
Box 7
Ackerman Associates, Clients' Progress Report, 1962
Box 7
Avis, Convention Capers, circa 1963
Box 7
Brown & Bigelow, Inside Business, undated
Box 7
Brown & Bigelow, Hocus Pocus, undated
Box 7
Bulova, A Funny Thing Could Happen To You, undated
Box 7
Emery Air Freight, Auto-Mated Service, undated
Box 7
General Electric Credit Corporation (GECC), Weren't You Once My Customer?, circa 1968
Box 7
Harold's Club, appointment calendar, 1968
Box 7
Kankakee Federal Savings and Loan, Home Buyers Want To Know, undated
Box 7
Knox Gelatine, Our Memory Book, undated
Box 7
Martin Caiden and Hank Curth, The Inside Story of NASA, 1962
Box 7
Mr. Paul, Kookie Kaptions, 1962
Box 7
Ohio Brass Co., check, 1962
Box 7
Parade Magazine, Who's Afraid of the Summer Slump?, undated
Box 7
Pitney-Bowes, Office Mail-O-Drama, undated
Box 7
Price Stern Sloan, pamphlet no. 1, undated
Box 7
Schneider Oil, Progress Report, 1960
Box 7
Standard Rate and Data Service, The Chase, 1980
Box 7
Standard Rate and Data Service, They Lurk in the Shadows, undated
Box 7
Suburbia Today, Advertisers Demand to Know, undated
Box 7
Captioned images, undated (Other items in Oversize Materials)
Box 7
Flix, undated
Box 8
Other, undated
Box 8
Miscellaneous designs, undated
Box 8
Postcard designs, undated
Box 8
Postcards, 1962-1993
Box 8
Print and direct mail advertising, undated
Box 8
Stationery, note pads, etc., undated
Box 8
Trade cards, undated
Box 8
Trade cards (continued), undated
Box 9
TV Guide, TV Jibe Flicker Snickers, 1964-1969
Box 9
Scrapbook, undated
Box 9
Scrapbook, image portfolio, undated
Box 10
Flying Magazine, 1951-1953
Box 10
Hallmark Cards, 1964-1965
Box 10
General, 1960-1965
Box 10
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1959-1972
Box 10
Images, circa 1959
Box 10
Paid orders, 1976
Box 10
Publication, 1959-1963
Box 10
Scrapbook of testimonial letters, 1959-1960
Box 10
Scrapbook of testimonial letters (continued), 1959-1960
Box 11
WOR broadcast transcript, 1963
Box 11
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1939-1962
Box 11
Printer's Ink clippings, The Sale I Never Forgot, undated
Box 11
Scrapbook of antique sales materials, 1866-1890
Box 11
McCall's Magazine, 1957-1965
Box 11
Miscellaneous, 1958-1965
Box 11
Mullahy Company, freelance news release, 1972
Box 11
Nucleonics Magazine, 1963
Box 11
Booklet layout, undated
Box 12
Captioned images, undated
Box 12
Media booklet, undated
Box 12
Miscellaneous, undated
Box 12
Movie stills, undated
Box 12
People, undated
Box 12
Scrapbook, undated
Box 12
Slides, undated
Box 13
Stereographs, undated
Box 13
Workshop, undated
Box 13
Presentation scripts, various projects, undated
Box 14
Ambassador Hotel, Convention Center of the West, undated
Box 14
American Salesman, 1962 Aug.
Box 14
Analog Magazine, 1964 Jan.
Box 14
Bernäd Creations, The Best of Bernäd, 1959
Box 14
Butterick & Co., Catalogue for Winter, 1874
Box 14
CBS directory, 1963 Jan.
Box 14
Civic Theatre Guild, Come Alive program guide, 1964
Box 14
Commercial Credit Plan, Successful Salesmen, 1963-1965
Box 14
Dover Catalog of Photography and Film Books, undated
Box 14
Elmer Wheeler, How to Sell When Selling Is Tough, 1958
Box 14
Emery Air Freight, Auto-Mated Service, undated
Box 14
Francis W. Hatch Awards brochure, undated
Box 14
Gerald Gardner, I'm In Charge Here, 1968
Box 15
Gerald Gardner, Who's In Charge Here?, 1980
Box 15
Godey's Lady's Book, 1853 Oct.
Box 15
Good Impressions Rubber Stamp Catalogue, 1992
Box 15
Harness, World's Fair Special Souvenir Number, 1893
Box 15
J. Thomas McCarthy, The Rights of Publicity and Privacy, 1989
Box 15
John Martin's Book, 1917 June
Box 15
Kinney Car Leasing, If You Own Your Car, undated
Box 15
Lippencott & Marguries, Design Sense 22, undated
Box 15
Madison Avenue, 1959 Dec.
Box 15
Magazine Industry Newsletter, 1964 Mar. 28
Box 15
Marketing Information Group, 1963
Box 15
Mel Richman, Inc., Image #3, 1960 Spring
Box 15
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Emblems of Unity and Freedom, undated
Box 15
Mid-America Publishing, New 5-Step Plan to Coordinated Selling, 1964
Box 15
Myron Johnson, American Advertising 1800-1900, undated
Box 15
National Sales Development Institute, Cold Call Selling, undated
Box 15
National Sales Development Institute, Listen, 1959
Box 15
National Systems Corporation, Annual Report, 1963
Box 15
Presentation Designers, Visual Selling, undated
Box 15
Promo Magazine, 1993 June
Box 15
Saints and Sinners French Lexicon, undated
Box 15
Southern Advertising and Publishing, 1959 Nov.
Box 16
Stan Lee, Monsters To Laugh With, 1965
Box 16
Suburbia Today, Suburbia Far Out, 1960
Box 16
Taylor/Merchant, Sell On Sight Idea Kit, undated
Box 16
The Child's Companion, circa 1872
Box 16
The Salesman, 1959
Box 16
Time, Cartoon Book, 1963
Box 16
Time, The Old Taylor Salesman's Coloring Book, undated
Box 16
Time, Why Advertise?, 1958
Box 16
Traffic World, Tickler, circa 1965
Box 16
Ward, Lock & Co., Illustrated Gift Books, undated
Box 16
W.C. Fields, I Never Met a Kid I Liked, 1970
Box 16
Western International Media Promotion Broadcast Services, undated
Box 16
Cartoon, Selectivity As Portrayed By Cobean, undated
Box 16
Church & Dwight, Cow Brand Soda Cookbook, 1900
Box 16
Lydia Pinkham, Food and Health, circa 1920
Box 16
Lydia Pinkham, Practical Cooking Recipes, circa 1920
Box 16
Mrs. Winslow's Domestic Cookbook, 1874
Box 16
Procter & Gamble, 12 Dozen Time-Saving Recipes, 1932
Box 16
McCall Company, Spirit Magazine, 1930 May
Box 16
Miscellaneous, undated
Box 16
Postcards, 1905-1962 and undated
Box 16
Presentation, Show and Tell Productions, Johns-Manville Sales Corporation, 1966
Box 16
Trade cards, 1879-1981 and undated
Box 17
Trade cards, Economics Press Sales Ticklers, undated
Box 17
W. Gold & Son & Daughter, Inc., Gags--Gadgets--Gifts catalog, undated
Box 17
Cartoon by Everett, undated
Box 17
Correspondence
Box 17
All-World Photos, 1988
Box 17
Procter & Gamble, 1963-1965
Box 17
Food Industry Forum, circa 1986
Box 17
Info-Source Library Service, undated
Box 17
MacLean Hunter Media, 1988-1991 (Other items in Oversize Materials)
Box 17
Marketing and Media Guide, 1993
Box 18
Memoranda, 1964-1993
Box 18
Miscellaneous, 1970-1993 and undated
Box 18
Presentation scripts, 1965-1985 and undated
Box 18
Promotional cards, 1970-1991 and undated
Box 18
Promotional flyers, 1985-1992 and undated
Box 18
Colonial Stores study, circa 1963
Box 18
Dillon study, 1960
Box 18
Facts and Fallacies in Selling Grocery Products, undated
Box 18
Food & Drink Spot Illustrations, 1982
Box 18
Food Business, 1993 June 14
Box 18
Food Service Supermarkets, 1990
Box 19
Glossary of Grocery Industry Terms, 1995
Box 19
Invention and Technology, 1994 Spring
Box 19
It's a Crazy Business, 1963
Box 19
It's Still a Crazy Business, 1973
Box 19
Life and Times of Progressive Grocer, 1987
Box 19
Progressive Grover, reprint of first issue, 1922
Box 19
Progressive Grocer, 1972-1998
Box 19
The Merchandisers, 1989
Box 19
You Have a Nice Supermarket Here But I Can't Find Anything, 1973
Box 19
Revenue report, 1965-1985
Box 19
Space and net revenue statements, 1973-1976
Box 19
Wall plaque, undated
Box 19
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1995-1996 and undated
Box 20
Submitted article, I Discovered Life on Mars in 1938, 1996
Box 20
Schine Enterprises, 1960-1964 and undated
Box 20
Suburbia Today, 1961-1963 and undated (Other items in Oversize Materials)
Box 20
Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1963-1964 and undated
Box 20
Aerojet-General, 1964
Box 21
Aerospace, 1963-1964 and undated
Box 21
Airline travel, 1964 and undated
Box 21
Avis Rent-a-Car, 1964 and undated
Box 21
Canadian tourism, undated
Box 21
Thrifty Rent-a-Car, 1964
Box 21
Travel market, 1963
Box 21
Hilton Hotels merchandising, 1964 (Other items in Oversize Materials)
Box 21
National Car Rental, 1964-1965
Box 21
Various designs, undated
Box 21
Various flyers, 1963 and undated
Box 21
Proposal for Time, 1962
Box 21
1964 Election Year Argument Settler, 1964
Box 22
Miscellaneous travel-related publications, 1952-1963
Box 22
Report for Piper Aircraft, 1964
Box 22
Time, first issue, 1923
Box 22
Western Advertising, 1964-1965
Box 22
A.C. Nielsen, 1961
Box 22
Advertising Age, 1963
Box 22
Al Paul Lefton Company, 1961
Box 22
Alex Smith, 1961
Box 22
Animators, 1962
Box 22
Atlantic Bernstein, undated
Box 22
Banning Repplier, 1961
Box 22
BBDO, 1962
Box 22
Bernäd Creations, 1959
Box 22
Biddle Company, 1962
Box 23
Bill Geeslin (De Soto Festival), 1962
Box 23
Blue Cross, undated
Box 23
Business proposal, undated
Box 23
Campbell-Mithun, 1961
Box 23
Catalog of Early Movie Photos, undated
Box 23
Charles W. Hoyt Company, 1962
Box 23
Clippings, announcement of business, 1962
Box 23
Cohn-Hall-Marx, undated
Box 23
Columbia Records proposal, 1962
Box 23
Correspondence, 1959-1976 and undated
Box 23
Craigle & Paulson, 1962
Box 23
Annual Report, 1961
Box 23
Company Policy, undated
Box 23
Looking for Something New in Illustrations?, undated
Box 23
Miscellaneous, undated
Box 23
Monkey Business, undated
Box 24
Curtis Publishing, 1962
Box 24
Davidson Publishing, 1961
Box 24
Diamond Match, 1962
Box 24
Dodge dealers, 1963
Box 24
F.H. Hayhurst Co., 1961
Box 24
Film commercials, 1960-1961 and undated
Box 24
Finance and miscellaneous, 1964-1980 and undated
Box 24
Finances, 1962-1963
Box 24
First Advertising Agency Group, 1962
Box 24
General Outdoor Advertising, 1963 and undated
Box 24
Grant Advertising, 1961
Box 24
Guarantees, etc., undated
Box 24
Hilton Hotels, 1959-1963 and undated
Box 24
J. Walter Thompson Company, 1961
Box 25
Kastor, Hilton, Chesley, Clifford & Atherton, Inc., 1963
Box 25
Kellogg's, plastic fort promotion, undated
Box 25
Lea & Perrins, 1960
Box 25
Ledger, 1960-1967
Box 25
Leo Burnett, 1961
Box 25
Liggett & Myers, undated
Box 25
McCann-Erickson, undated
Box 25
McCann-Marschalk, 1962
Box 25
MacLean Hunter Media, 1988
Box 25
Metropolitan Life, 1962
Box 25
Miscellaneous copy, 1964 and undated
Box 25
Nestlé, undated
Box 25
Outline of business and potential as of 8/27/62, 1962
Box 25
Parker Vanguard pen proposal, undated
Box 25
Pepsi-Cola, 1961-1963
Box 25
Perfect Secretary, book notes and correspondence, 1962-1963 and undated
Box 25
Perlin Products, 1962
Box 25
Project X, 1988
Box 25
Promotional materials, undated
Box 25
Proposal for gasoline promotion, 1960
Box 25
Prospects and contacts, 1960 and undated
Box 25
Prospects list, 1964
Box 25
Publicity, 1962
Box 25
Reader's Digest, 1962 (Other items in Oversize Materials)
Box 25
Remington Advertising, 1962 and undated
Box 26
Remington Advertising--zinc printing plates, undated
Box 26
Report and prospectus, 1962
Box 26
Revell, Inc., 1960
Box 26
Robert Zulauf, 1962
Box 26
Robotham Advertising, 1960-1962
Box 26
Sales, 1960-1962
Box 26
Schine Enterprises, 1962
Box 26
Seagram Distillers, 1961
Box 26
Sherle Maquire (Micmac Inc.), 1962
Box 26
Shoe Box packaging toy/item proposal, 1962
Box 26
Sources and suppliers, 1962-1976
Box 26
Stern Walters & Simmons, 1961
Box 26
Ted Bates, 1962
Box 26
3M presentation, 1962
Box 26
U.S. Gypsum Co., 1963
Box 26
U.S. Rubber (Keds), undated
Box 26
Van Sant Dugdale, 1960
Box 26
Victor Adding Machine Co., 1962
Box 27
Western Union proposal, 1962
Box 27
WHN, 1963
Box 27
Work file, 1960 and undated
Box 27
Woman's Day, 1961
Box 27
Correspondence, 1951-1957
Box 27
Packaged Promotions for Women's Clubs (binder)circa 1955
Box 27
Proposal for regional advertising, 1954
Box 27
Arm band, 26 Julio, undated
Box 28
Arm band, U.S.S. Maine, undated
Box 28
Button, S.O.S.--Stamp Out Stockouts, undated
Box 28
Button, Bill--William Howard Taft, undated
Box 28
Coffee mug, But what have you done for me lately?, undated
Box 28
Coffee mug, My Territory, undated
Box 28
Paperweight, commemorating 40th anniversary of Advertising Age, circa 1970
Box 28
Wax novelty candle, 1 Foot Candle (with General Electric logo), undated
Box 28
Captioned images, undated
Box 29
Captioned photograph, undated
Box 29
Flix examples, 1960-1970 and undated
Box 29
Flix--Layout for Dow advertisement, undated
Box 29
Flix--Layout for Remington Advertising house advertisement, undated
Box 29
General Outdoor Advertising, approach photograph, undated
Box 29
Layout, undated
Box 29
Linzer paint brushes print advertisements, undated
Box 29
Mounted Bovox advertisement, 1895
Box 29
Mounted photographs, undated
(3 folders)
Box 30
Postcard mechanical, undated
Box 30
Progressive Grocer, undated
Box 30
Reader's Digest, 1961
Box 30
Textbook covers, 1955 and undated
Box 30
Time Magazine--Layout for The Sales Picture, undated
Box 30
Time Magazine--Mounted photograph, undated
Box 30
The Daily Bond Crier, 1960
Box 31
The World According to Advertising Age, undated
Box 31
Framed antique advertisements, undated
Box 32
How Were Things At The Office? Cover poster, circa 1960
Box 32
MacLean Hunter Media--Certificate of Appreciation, undated
Box 32
MacLean Hunter Media--Quarter Century Club, 1990
Box 32
Progressive Grocer--Outstanding Salesmanship, 1984
Box 32
Progressive Grocer--Salesman of the Year, 1969
Box 33
Progressive Grocer--Salesman of the Year, 1969
Box 34
U.S. Department of Transportation, pilot's license, 1958
Box 34
Advertising Age--What They're (Really) Saying, 1960-1970
Box 35
American Home--Advertising orders, 1957-1959
Box 35
Clippings, 1959-1994
Box 35
Captioned photograph, undated
Box 36
Captioned photograph for Clipper Magazine, undated
Box 36
Drawing--Alex Webster Cuts Back As Rosie Brown Clears The Way (Robert Riger), undated
Box 36
Layout, undated
(4 folders)
Box 36
Miscellaneous film strips, undated
Box 36
Miscellaneous photographs, undated
(2 folders)
Box 36
Mounted design, undated
Box 36
Mounted photographs, undated
(3 folders)
Box 36
Flix examples, undated
Box 37
Flix--Remington Advertising, undated
Box 37
Hilton Hotels, 1960
Box 37
Marketing Magazine--So You're In The Ad Game, 1961
Box 37
Miscellaneous antique advertisements, 1911 and undated
Box 37
Accounts spreadsheet, 1961
Box 37
Advertisements, 1961
Box 37
Button designs, undated
Box 37
McCall's Magazine, 1962
Box 37
Metropolitan Life--In The Good Old Days, undated
Box 37
Promotional materials, undated
Box 37
Presentation to gasoline industry, 1958
Box 38
Sales presentation to Esso, circa 1961
Box 38
Advertising orders, 1953
Box 38
Presentation on women's market, undated
(2 folders)
Box 38
Negatives, undated
Box 39
A&P Stores--In Trouble, 1884
Box 40
Best & Co., undated
Box 40
Champion Papers--Announcing Imagination, 1964
Box 40
Champion Papers--Carnival Line, 1963
Box 40
Effingham Wilson--The Importance of Punctuality, undated
Box 40
Hackley School Bulletin, undated
Box 40
International Art--Good Cheer, undated
Box 40
Life Magazine, 1937 Apr. 19
Box 40
Life Magazine, 1942 Apr. 6
Box 40
Life Magazine--To The Moon And Back, 1969
Box 40
McCall's Magazine, 1956 Sept.
Box 41
McCall's Magazine, 1962 June
Box 41
McLoughlin Bros.--Children's cutout figures, undated
Box 41
Nation's Business--Brochures, undated
Box 41
Patcheesy game board, undated
Box 41
P.F. Collier & Sons--Prints by J.C. Leyendecker, undated
Box 41
Safe Journey cutout [Caution: Very fragile], undated
Box 41
Suburbia Today, 1962
Box 41
Woman's Home Companion, 1952 Feb.
Box 41
Woman's Home Companion, 1956 Apr.
Box 41
Advertising Age--The House That Ivory Built, 1987
Box 42
Brainstorming (Charles Clark), book advertisement proof, undated
Box 42
Cultivator and Country Gentleman, 1875 Apr. 15
Box 42
Green Tiger Press--Great Advertisements calendar, 1987
Box 42
Harper's Weekly, 1867 Dec. 28
Box 42
Hobby News, 1964 Nov.-Dec.
Box 42
Ladies Home Journal, 1892 Jan.-Apr.
Box 42
Ladies Home Journal, 1894 May, July, Oct., Nov.
Box 42
Ladies Home Journal, 1895 May-June
Box 42
Ladies Home Journal, Twelve Masterpieces of Illustration [Nos. 1-4, 6, 8, 10-12 missing], undated
Box 42
Poster, Salesman on Safari (Eldon Frye), undated
Box 42
Standard Rate and Data Service--Business Publications Rates and Data, 1989
Box 42
Supermarket News, 1992
Box 42
Carol Belanger Grafton. 1988. Ready to Use Old-Fashioned Eating and Drinking Illustrations. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Carol Belanger Grafton. 1990. Trades and Occupations: A Pictorial Archive from Early Sources. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Cecil Hoge. 1982. Mail Order Know-How. Berkeley: Ten Speed Press.
Box 44
Charles C. Gillispie, ed. 1987. A Diderot Pictorial Encyclopedia of Trades and Industry. 2 vols. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Clarence P. Hornung. 1956. Handbook of Early Advertising Art. 3rd ed. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Edgar R. Jones. 1979. Those Were the Good Old Days: A Happy Look at American Advertising, 1880-1950. New York: Simon and Schuster.
Box 44
Eric Hodgins and Alan Dunn. 1959. Enough Time? The Pattern of Executive Life. New York: Doubleday.
Box 44
Frank Bettger. 1949. How I Raised Myself from Failure to Success in Selling. New York: Prentice-Hall.
Box 44
Gary Carey. Undated. Lost Films. New York: Museum of Modern Art.
Box 44
Harper's New Monthly Magazine, vol. xxv, June-Nov. 1862. New York: Harper & Brothers.
Box 44
Jackie Kannon, ed.. 1961. A Case of Humor. New York: Kanrom.
Box 44
Jim Harter. 1983. Food and Drink: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth-Century Sources. 3rd ed. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Joe Franklin. 1959. Classics of the Silent Screen. New York: Citadel Press.
Box 44
Richard Griffith and Arthur Mayer. 1970. The Movies. Revised ed. New York: Fireside.
Box 44
Stanley Appelbaum. 1977. Old-Time Woodcuts from the Nineteenth-Century Stage. New York: Dover Publications.
Box 44
Warren B. Meyers. 1967. Who Is That? The Late, Late Viewers Guide to the Old, Old Movie Players. New York: Personality Posters, Inc.
Box 44
Alan Funt. 16mm. Unknown
Box 43
Building presentation. Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Early movie music and science intro. Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Farris office record.Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Fast and Furious, B307, R1. Undated. Format: 8mm. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Flix, Yellow Pages and Dodge Dealers Association footage. Undated. Format: 16mm. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Media compilation. Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: 15:00
Box 43
Missiles and rockets, in color. Undated. Format: 8mm. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Space presentation. Undated. Format: 8mm. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Sparks presentation master. Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: Unknown
Box 43
Suburbia Today post-final. Undated. Format: 1/4 audiotape. TRT: 19:30
Box 43
Tobias & Olendorf, Goldblatt's 50th Anniversary Sale. Circa 1964. Format: 1" videotape. TRT: 1:00
Box 43

Historical Note

Chronology List

DateEvent(s)
1925 Aug. 23Born,
1939-1942Attended Hackley School, Tarrytown, N.Y.
1943Attended Staunton Military Academy, Staunton, Va.
1943-1946, 1950Military service, U.S. Army Air Force
1944Aviation Cadet, U.S. Army Air Force
1946-1948Student, Journalism major, Kent State University, Kent, Oh.
1948-1950Merchandising, Young & Rubicam
1950-1951Advertising Promotion Manager, Sports Afield magazine
1950-1956Advertising Sales, Woman's Home Companion magazine
1952-1953Free-lance artist and writer, Flying magazine
1953Advertising assistant, Hunting & Fishing magazine
1956Advertising assistant, General Outdoor Advertising
1956-1960Advertising Sales, American Home magazine
1959Publication of How Were Things at the Office?
1960-1963Self-employed, W.H. Everett Co.
1961Produced humorous image series, So You're in the Ad Game?, Marketing magazine
1962-1970Produced humorous image series, What They're (Really) Saying, Advertising Age
1963-1965Advertising Sales Development, Time magazine
1965-circa 1985Advertising Sales, Progressive Grocer magazine
2010 Aug. 30Died, Ridgefield, Conn.

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[Identification of item], Wright H. Everett Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Wright H. Everett Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2011.

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Processed by Richard Collier, May 2011

Encoded by Richard Collier, May 2011

Accession 2011-0038 is described in this finding aid.

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