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Guide to the Wilkins Media Company Records, 1967-1998 and undated

Abstract

Wilkins Media Company is an outdoor advertising company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 1965 as Southern Outdoor Markets, the company changed its name in 1974 to Associates of the Bell Company. In 1987 Bill Wilkins purchased the company, changing the name to Wilkins Outdoor Network. The name changed again in 1999 to Wilkins Media Company.

The Wilkins Media Company Records span the years 1967-1998 and include slides, photographs, presentation scripts, audio and video cassettes, brochures, pamphlets and publications related to Wilkins Media Company's activities as well as to the outdoor advertising industry in general. Represented are materials from the Institute of Outdoor Advertising, Outdoor Advertising Association of America, Patrick Media Group, Traffic Audit Bureau, Metromedia Technologies and Naegele Advertising Companies. Companies represented include Dole, Ford, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) and Toyota. 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
Wilkins Media Company.
Title
Wilkins Media Company records 1967-1998 and undated
Language of Material
English
Extent
13.5 Linear Feet, 13400 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

The Wilkins Media Company Records span the years 1967-1998 and include slides, photographs, presentation scripts, audio and video cassettes, brochures, pamphlets and publications related to the company's activities as well as to the outdoor advertising industry in general. Represented are materials from the Institute of Outdoor Advertising, Outdoor Advertising Association of America, Patrick Media Group, Traffic Audit Bureau, Metromedia Technologies and Naegele Advertising Companies. Companies represented include Dole, Ford, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) and Toyota.

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Contents of the Collection

Contains color slides of billboards and other outdoor advertising in a variety of locations, predominantly in the United States. Slides are arranged as received. Some have been removed from original containers; folder titles reflect original labeling.

030920 extra set, circa 1980s-1990s
Box 1
Auto slides, circa late 1960s-early 1970s
Box 1
Auto slides, 1968 Aug.-1972 Apr.
Box 1
Auto slides and miscellaneous, 1972 July
Box 1
Bill's creative slides 1/96, circa 1984-1996
Box 1
Bill's slide files Categories, circa 1980s
Box 1
Bill's slide files Creative, circa 1980s
Box 1
Bill's slide files MMT, circa 1989
Box 1
Bill's slide files Presentation, circa late 1970s-1988
Box 1
Bill's slide files Won Acct., circa 1980s
Box 1
Bill's slide files Won Basic, 1983-1989
Box 2
Cars--Coming & Going, 1968 July
Box 2
Creative slides, circa 1970s-early 1990s
Box 2
Creative slides, circa 1980s-1990s
Box 2
Creative surge-duplicates, 1988 Sept.
Box 2
Dole, circa late 1980s-early 1990s
Box 2
FDAF slide presentation plus spares, miscellaneous billboards, circa 1979
Box 2
Ford slides (Texas), 1972 July
Box 2
Ford Slides--Texas, circa 1972
Box 2
Hastings slides, 1977-1986
Box 2
It Pays To Be Creative tray #1, circa 1960s-1970s
Box 2
It Pays To Be Creative tray #2, circa 1960s-1970s
Box 2
J. W. Robinson complete set ABC, 1986 Sept.
Box 3
Miliken slides, undated
Box 3
Miscellaneous and copies, 1974 May
Box 3
MMT slide presentation, 1989 June
Box 3
Naegele/Lamar Dean/Standish-Johnson miscellaneous, circa 1970s
Box 3
Omaha, circa 1980s
Box 3
Omaha Ad Club 1989 creative presentation, circa 1972-1989
Box 3
Other media, circa 1984-1990
Box 3
Outdoor: A Creative Renaissance, circa 1980s
Box 3
Outdoor: The Retailers' Media Revolution, circa 1970s
Box 3
Outdoor advertising, circa 1980s-1990s
Box 3
Outdoor advertising--Dole, 1991
Box 3
Outdoor advertising--various companies and miscellaneous, circa 1980s-1990s
Box 3
Outdoor for Life Insurance, circa 1970s
Box 4
Outdoor promotional slides--miscellaneous, undated
Box 4
Out-of-Home media and lotteries--New Orleans, 1995 Jan. 1
Box 4
Partial FDAF presentation--Nestlé's creative savings--soft drink, circa late 1960s-1970s
Box 4
PG&E slides--Foster & Kleiser 1979, circa 1978-1979
Box 4
Phoenix, circa 1970s-1980s
(2 folders)
Box 4
Publix stretch vinyls (#1914, #54345), circa 1980s
Box 4
Sights & Sounds, circa 1970s-1980s
Box 4
Slide show, circa 1986-1989
Box 4
Slides for bew'l file, 1974-1988
Box 5
The Media's Medium-Phoenix Ad Club, circa 1970s-1980s
Box 5
Toyota designs & cars, circa 1970s
Box 5
Unlabeled slide show, circa 1960s
Box 5
Unlabeled slide show, circa 1970s
Box 5
Why Outdoor in the South, 1969 Nov.
Box 5
Wilkins Outdoor--miscellaneous, circa 1988
Box 5
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s
(1-2 of 40 folders)
Box 5
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(3-8 of 40 folders)
Box 6
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(9-14 of 40 folders)
Box 7
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(15-20 of 40 folders)
Box 8
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(21-26 of 40 folders)
Box 9
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(27-32 of 40 folders)
Box 10
Unsorted slides, 1960s-1990s (continued)
(33-40 of 40 folders)
Box 11

Contains color photographs of billboards and other outdoor advertisements. Folder titles reflect original labeling.

Buses, circa late 1980s-early 1990s
Box 12
Creative contest, 1986-1989
(1-6 of 16 folders)
Box 12
Creative contest, 1986-1989 (continued)
(7-12 of 16 folders)
Box 13
Creative contest, 1986-1989 (continued)
(13-16 of 16 folders)
Box 14
Photograph album--WON outdoor, circa 1989
(2 folders)
Box 14
Photograph album--third annual Knoxville meeting, circa 1989 Dec.
Box 14
Unsorted photographs, circa 1990
Box 14
Photographs and forms, 1988-1991
Box 15
Photographs from ABC photograph and slide file, 1988 July
Box 15
Unsorted photographs, 1970s-circa 1990
(2 folders)
Box 15

Includes brochures, pamphlets, posters, industry publications, price guides, presentation scripts, and other printed material from a variety of sources. Publishers include the Institute of Outdoor Advertising, Metromedia Technologies, the Outdoor Advertising Association of America, Outdoor Network USA, Patrick Media Group and Traffic Audit Bureau. Grouped by publisher and organized alphabetically by title.

Christmas cards, undated
Box 16
Clippings, 1987-1989 and undated
Box 16
Correspondence, 1987 Aug.-1990 July
Box 16
Creative contest materials, 1987 Sept.-1987 Nov. and undated
Box 16
Activity drinks
Box 16
Auto dealers
Box 16
Bottled water
Box 16
Breakfast foods
Box 16
Building supplies
Box 16
Cable television
Box 16
Commercial and savings banks
Box 16
Cruise vacations
Box 16
Dairy
Box 16
Department stores
Box 16
Fast food restaurants
Box 16
Hair care
Box 16
Men 18-34
Box 16
Restaurants
Box 17
Supermarkets
Box 17
Travel
Box 17
All Roads Leading to Palm Springs..., undated
Box 17
All Sales Are As Local As..., undated
Box 17
An Important Announcement from Bill Wersell of Toledo, Ohio, undated
Box 17
Before Outdoor We Sold 91 CB Radios, circa 1970s
Box 17
Best of Outdoor--Book II, circa 1980s
Box 17
Big Outdoor, undated
Box 17
Bring Out Your Best, undated
Box 17
Can You Outdo This Outdoor, 1987 Dec. 14
Box 17
Clark Dared to Be Different, circa 1980s
Box 17
Creative Guide to Outdoor Advertising, undated
Box 17
Enjoy the Great Outdoors, undated
Box 17
Every Student Places Our Outdoor..., 1976 Sept.
Box 17
First Medium, 1975
Box 17
For Its Merchandising Value, 1977 Mar.
Box 17
Furs by Weiss, undated
Box 17
Grain Belt Has Had Sales Increases..., undated
Box 17
Help Wanted, undated
Box 17
How Does HBO Spell, Local Marketing Success, undated
Box 17
If You'd Like to Give Your Advertising a Lift..., undated
Box 17
Institute of Outdoor Advertising Cordially Invites You..., 1988
Box 17
10A Regional Reference 1982/1983, circa 1982-1983
Box 17
Just the Right Size: Canon, undated
Box 17
Make Your Advertising A Show Stopper, undated
Box 17
Market Efficiency, circa 1975-1976
Box 17
Market Reach, undated
Box 17
Mileage Manager, undated
Box 17
Mixed Media Marriages II, undated
Box 17
My Broker Is Paul Garnett..., undated
Box 17
New Creative Guide to Outdoor Advertising, undated
Box 17
...None Has the Impact of Outdoor, undated
Box 17
Obie 85, circa 1985-1986
Box 17
Our Agency's Creative Thinking Starts with Outdoor, undated
Box 17
Our Outdoor Advertising Pays Off for Us, undated
Box 17
Our Outdoor Introduction Has Made Us Instant Believers, undated
Box 17
Our Revenue Doubled In Six Months, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Advertising, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Advertising for Political Candidates, undated
Box 17
Outdoor And Cooperative Advertising, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Energizes Gatorade, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Is Dynamite, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Has Been Our #1 Medium for 16 Years Because It Sells, 1976 Jan.
Box 17
Outdoor Is Like a Giant Calling Card for Our Agency, undated
Box 17
Outdoor! No Other Medium Has Created Such Dealer Response, undated
Box 17
Outdoor's Finest: The Collection of 1982 Obie Award Winners, circa 1982-1983
Box 17
Outdoor... Sells Our Prospects, undated
Box 17
Outdoor Spoken Here..., undated
Box 17
Outdoor: Showcase of Selectivity, undated
Box 17
Outdoor: The Media's Medium
Box 17
Peace, Happiness, Joy, undated
Box 17
Perfect Fit: Levi's, Outdoor & TV, undated
Box 17
Presenting the 1986 Obie Awards, 1986
Box 17
Presenting the 1987 Obie Awards, 1987
Box 17
Reason for Participating, undated
Box 17
Sales Effectiveness Test..., undated
Box 17
Selling More Indoors: Outdoors, undated
Box 17
She was Crowned Miss America 1975, circa 1976
Box 17
Take A Step In the Right Direction..., undated
Box 17
Tempt Taste Buds, undated
Box 17
They Called Outdoor An Eyesore Until..., undated
Box 17
Tools of the Trade, 1987 May
Box 17
Using Only Outdoor, 1977 Mar.
Box 17
Warning: Classified Information Contained Inside, undated
Box 17
We Create Lots of Interest, undated
Box 17
We Deliver the Good for Packaged Goods, undated
Box 17
We're #1 in the Sun Market, 1974 Sept.
Box 17
We've Increased Our Outdoor, 1977 Oct.
Box 17
What Do You Get for Your Money in Outdoor, circa 1982
Box 17
What Do You Get for Your Money in Outdoor, circa 1988
Box 17
When Our Outdoor Goes Up, Our Sales Go Up. Every Time, 1977 June
Box 17
When Our Outdoor Posters Go Up, Orders Start to Jump, 1977 Dec.
Box 17
When People Go Buy, Outdoor Sells, undated
Box 17
When You Need A Strong Pitch..., undated
Box 17
Why Has the Airline..., undated
Box 17
With Outdoor... Insurance In Force Has Doubled, undated
Box 17
With Outdoor Our Number One Medium, 1977 Dec.
Box 17
With Outdoor Our Only Medium, 1976 June
Box 17
With Outdoor...Our Sales And profits Are Now At All-time Highs, 1977 Feb.
Box 17
With Outdoor's Great Impact, We're Gaining Share of Market, 1977 Dec.
Box 17
With Outdoor We Broke All Our Previous Attendance Records, 1977 Apr.
Box 17
With Outdoor, We Had Sales Increases of 33% and 35%, 1976 Nov.
Box 17
35th National Competition of Outdoor Advertising Art, circa 1967
Box 17
36th Outdoor Advertising Competition, circa 1968
Box 17
9th Outdoor Advertising Competition, circa 1971
Box 17
IOA press reproductions, circa 1984
Box 17
IOA promotional material (notebook), undated
Box 17
IOA promotional material (notebook), undated (continued)
Box 18

[Contains memos, sales meeting files, client lists, slides and a photograph album.]

Booklet, Visual Excellence, undated
Box 18
National Sales Meeting binder, 1988
Box 18
National Sales Meeting binder, 1989
(2 folders)
Box 18
National Sales Meeting binder, 1990
Box 18
Photograph album, 1989-1990
Box 18
ABC--Representing Out-of-Home Media Nationwide, 1988 Feb. 22
Box 19
A. C. Nielson Outdoor Advertising Research Highlights, undated
Box 19
Business Products, undated
Box 19
Compass Data Selection File, 1988 Oct. 20, undated
Box 19
Co-Op Alert!, undated
Box 19
Double Your Ad Budget with Outdoor Co-Op!, undated
Box 19
Gannett Outdoor Group, undated
Box 19
[Gannett Outdoor Network USA Guide to Out-of-Home, 1993; item located with Oversized Material]
Box 19
Foglio Base, 1985 Oct. 4, undated
Box 19
Glossary, undated
Box 19
How to Advertise Financial Products & Services, undated
Box 19
How to Advertise Food, undated
Box 19
How to Market & Advertise Travel & tourism, undated
Box 19
Innovative Solutions Through Out-of-home Communications, undated
Box 19
Inside Outdoor: Back to the Basics, undated
Box 19
[Kraft--Picture of Freshness, 1979; item located with Oversized Material]
Box 19
Life's a Little Fresher with Dole, undated
Box 19
A Look at Outdoor Production, undated
Box 19
The Morris Communicator, undated
Box 19
Naegele Outdoor Advertising, undated
Box 19
Nike Sportswear, undated
Box 19
No Other Medium Pinpoints Your Market More Accurately, undated
Box 19
Not Just a Lot of Hot Air, undated
Box 19
Outdoor Advertising Market Guide, undated
Box 19
Planning for Out-of-home Media, undated
Box 19
Pocket Distance Finder--Painted Bulletin, undated
Box 19
Pocket Distance Finder--20 Sheet Poster, undated
Box 19
Pocket Distance Finder--30 Sheet Poster, undated
Box 19
Touchdown for Health--Milk, undated
Box 19
[The Unbreakables, undated; item located with Oversized Material]
Box 19
What Do More Than 350 Advertising Agencies..., undated
Box 19
When People Go Buy, Outdoor Sells, undated
Box 19
Who, What, When, and Where?, undated
Box 19
OAAA Centennial Convention, 1991
Box 20
OAAA Marketing Division -- Idea Bank Map, undated
Box 20
OAAA membership roster, 1996-1998
Box 20
Outdoor America, undated
Box 20
Outdoor case studies, undated
Box 20
Outdoor, It's Not a Medium, It's a Large, undated
Box 20
Outdoor, It's Not a Medium, It's a Large: Automotive presentation script, undated
Box 20
Outdoor, It's Not a Medium, It's a Large: Grocery store presentation script, undated
Box 20
Outdoor, It's Not a Medium, It's a Large: Presentation manual, undated
Box 20
Outdoor, It's Not a Medium, It's a Large: Presentation script, undated
Box 20
1988 Obie Awards, undated
Box 20
1989 Obie Awards, undated
Box 20
1989 Obie book--letter and order form, undated
Box 20
1994 Obie Awards, undated
Box 20
1994 Obie Awards--official call for entries, undated
Box 20
1994 Obie awards--program, undated
Box 20
Another American Revolution, undated
Box 20
Black Outdoor--The Inside Solution, undated
Box 20
Heat Up Your Advertising, undated
Box 20
Get Them While They're Hot, undated
Box 20
How to Create a Masterpiece, undated
Box 20
Knock 'Em Out, undated
Box 20
The Sweet Smell of Success, undated
Box 20
Well Connected, undated
Box 20
1987 Rate Card, circa 1987
Box 20
1988 Rate Card, circa 1988
Box 20
1989 Rate Card, circa 1989
Box 20
Impressions, 1988
Box 20
Impressions, 1987
Box 20
Legibility guide, undated
Box 20
Pacific Bell Smart Yellow Pages Just Got Smarter, undated
Box 20
Planning for Out-of-Home Media, 1987
Box 20
1993 annual conference attendees, circa 1993
Box 20
1994 TAB Conference, circa 1994
Box 20
'95 TAB Conference, circa 1995
Box 20

Contains audio-visual materials, mostly video cassettes, from a variety of producers. Most items are related to advertising and outdoor advertising. Organized alphabetically by producer and title.

Action Ads. VHS. TRT: about 5:00 minutes. undated
Box 21
Advantisers. Scrolling Mobile Billboards from Advantisers. VHS. TRT: about 3:00. undated
Box 21
DETV, Diversity Entertainment Television. Marketing demo. VHS. TRT: 2:40. undated

[3 copies]

Box 21
Donrey Media Group. Donrey Basics. VHS. TRT: 11:30. undated
Box 21
John Evans Co./The Orton Group. The Great Outdoors. VHS. TRT: 11:00. undated
Box 21
Federal Sign. The Federal Sign Advantage. VHS. TRT: 6:13. 1989 May 23
Box 21
Federal Sign. Value Added Leasing. VHS. TRT: 7:00. 1990 Sept. 11
Box 21
Gannett Outdoor Group. Masterwork. Umatic. TRT: 19:16. undated
Box 21
Gannett Outdoor Group. Superflex--A new Dimension in Creative Outdoor. VHS. TRT: 8:00. undated
Box 21
Greyhound Lines, Inc. Bus wrap Program. VHS. TRT: 6:30. 1997 Aug. 8
Box 21
Greyhound Lines, Inc. Bus wrap Program. VHS. TRT: 6:30. 1997 Oct. 17
Box 21
Human Performance Training, Inc. A Revolution in Learning: Go for Baroque. VHS. TRT: about 30:00. undated
Box 21
Integrated Systems Engineering. Innovator and Product Leader. VHS. TRT: about 5:00. undated
Box 21
Institute for Outdoor Advertising. But Nobody Knew Her Name. VHS. TRT: about 5:00. undated
Box 21
IOA. Obie Awards 1994 finalists--multi-image transfer. VHS. TRT: 5:30. undated
Box 21
IOA. 1987 Obie Awards. VHS. TRT: 14:00. circa 1987.

[2 copies]

Box 21
IOA. 1987 Obie Awards. Umatic. TRT: 14:00. circa 1987.
Box 21
IOA. 1992 Obies. VHS. TRT: about 10:00. circa 1992.
Box 21
Legend Productions. TDI Corporate Sales Video. VHS. TRT: 5:02. 1990 Feb. 5.
Box 21
MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour. Billboards. VHS. TRT: 16:00. 1985 July 31.
Box 21
Media Enterprises, Inc./Adweek. Out-of-Home: What's Next. VHS. TRT: 6:25. 1993 Apr. 6.

[2 copies]

Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. Bringing Outdoor Advertising to Life. Umatic. TRT: 5:21. 1989 Dec. 29.
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. Details, Details. VHS. TRT: 8:10. 1993 Oct. 1.
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. Faces That Stand Out in a Crowd. VHS. TRT: 7:00. 1991 May 13.
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. Metromedia Technologies. VHS. TRT: 16:00. undated
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. One Name Says It All. VHS. TRT: 7:25. 1997 June 19.
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. MMT slide presentation. Audio Cassette. TRT: about 30:00. undated
Box 21
Metromedia Technologies. Street Smart. VHS. TRT: 22:30. undated
Box 22
Metrovision of North America, Inc. computer channel demo. VHS. TRT: 7:45. 1992 Apr.
Box 22
Multimedia Technologies, Inc. Atlanta Spectacular. VHS. TRT: about 3:00. undated
Box 22
Naegele. The New Messenger. VHS. TRT: unknown. undated
Box 22
Naegele. Windows. VHS. TRT: unknown. undated
Box 22
Nevada Bell. Billboard story from news from Nevada Bell. VHS. TRT: 1:10. undated
Box 22
OAAA. Building Brands Beautifully. VHS. TRT: 3:00. 1997 Nov.
Box 22
OAAA. Outdoor: It's Not a Medium, It's a Large. VHS. TRT: 10:00. 1993.
Box 22
OAAA. Simpler Age; Smaller Business; Survey; New Standards. VHS. TRT: about 2:30. undated
Box 22
Outdoor Network, USA. Superflex: A New Dimension in Creative Outdoor. VHS. TRT: 10:00. 1987 June.
Box 22
Powervision. We've Got the Power. VHS. TRT: 3:00. 1998 Jan. 14.
Box 22
Profile Systems. Problems... Solutions. VHS. TRT: 6:21. 1995.
Box 22
Profile Systems. A Sign of the Future in Outdoor communications Solutions. VHS. TRT: 8:30. undated

[2 copies]

Box 22
R. C. Maxwell Company. A Visual History of the R. C. Maxwell Company. VHS. TRT: about 5:00. circa 1994.
Box 22
Skyway Ads. VHS. TRT: about 2:00. undated
Box 22
Streetblimps. The Traveling Billboard... An Advertising Medium Whose Time Has come. VHS. TRT: about 2:00. undated
Box 22
Traffic Audit Bureau. TAB Perspectives video--7 interviews. VHS. TRT: about 2:00:00. undated
Box 22
Traffic Audit Bureau. OVRS. VHS. TRT: 8:13. 1989 Sept.
Box 22
Target Markets Concepts. VHS. TRT: about 2:00. undated

[3 copies]

Box 22
Technique Mirage. Demo reel--version III. VHS. TRT: about 5:00. undated
Box 22
Telecom Research Inc. Umatic. TRT: 10:00. undated
Box 22
Tri-State Systems. BD #956 Cordele MP 102.76; BD #104 Cordele MP 102.50. VHS. TRT: about 2:00:00. 1995 Dec. 7.
Box 22
USA Today. Gannett Outdoor: The Effect. VHS. TRT: 16:32. 1986 Apr. 18.
Box 22
USA Today. Gannett Outdoor: Larger Than Life. VHS. TRT: 14:45. 1986 Apr. 18.
Box 22
USA Today. Signs of the Times. VHS. TRT: 14:55. 1986 Apr. 18.
Box 22
USA Today. Gannett Outdoor: Masterwork. VHS. TRT: 20:00. 1986 Apr. 18.
Box 22
USA Today. A Passion for Excellence. VHS. TRT: about 60:00. undated
Box 22
U.S. Surfing Tour. Promo 98. VHS. TRT: about 1:00. circa 1998.
Box 22
Van Wagner Communications. Times Square, USA. VHS. TRT: 20:00min. undated
Box 22
WNEP-TV 16. Wheels America. VHS. TRT: 10:00. 1996 June. [2 copies]
Box 22
Wilkins Outdoor Network. Building Brands Beautifully. VHS. TRT: 20:00. undated

[2 copies]

Box 22
Producer unknown. 21st Century Marketing Tech, Inc. Real-time Creative Testing. VHS. TRT: 30:00. 1998
Box 23
Producer unknown. Be It Ever So Humble. VHS. TRT: 2:00:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. Eye on L.A. VHS. TRT: 30:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. The Greatest Show on Earth (Miss America). VHS. TRT: 20:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. Lintas President & Creative Director interviews; TAB Perspectives--7 interviews on outdoor. VHS. TRT: 2:00:00. 1989 Apr.
Box 23
Producer unknown. L. Weaver--Ga. Lottery Market Ride; Columbus, Albany, I-75, Macon, I-85. VHS. TRT: 2:00:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. PM Magazine Car Billboard/IMO. VHS. TRT: 2:00:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. Think Biggest. VHS. TRT: 2:00:00. undated
Box 23
Producer unknown. Vehicle Art Robo v7. VHS. TRT: 10:00. undated
Box 23
Gannett Outdoor Network USA Guide to Out-of-Home, 1993
Kraft--picture of Freshness, 1979
The Unbreakables, undated

Historical Note

Founded in 1965 as Southern Outdoor Markets, the company changed its name in 1974 to Associates of the Bell Company. In 1987 Bill Wilkins purchased the company, changing the name to Wilkins Outdoor Network. The name changed again in 1999 to Wilkins Media Company.

Source: Wilkins Media website

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[Identification of item], Wilkins Media Company Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Wilkins Media Company Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift from 2002-2005.

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Processed by Neale Stokes, March 2011

Encoded by Neale Stokes and Richard Collier, June 2011

Accessions 2002-0062, 2005-0054, and 2003-0223 were merged into one collection, described in this finding aid.

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