Preliminary Guide to the Commentary Advertising Pages, 1961-1992

Collection Overview

Collection consists of covers and advertising sections only taken from several decades of Commentary magazine issues. The material illustrates products, pitches, and endorsers marketed to the readership, primarily well-educated American Jews. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Collection Details

Collection Number
Commentary advertising pages
John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History
3.6 Linear Feet, 183 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library

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[Identification of item], Commentary advertising pages, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

1961 September-1970 July
Box 1
1970 August-1973 June
Box 2
1973 July-1976 April
Box 3
1976 May-1980 June
Box 4
1980 August-1985 July
Box 5
1985 September-1992 November
Box 6

Historical Note

Magazine published by the American Jewish Committee primarily for the Jewish population in the United States.

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Processing Information

Processed by Joshua Kaiser

Completed June 12, 2002

Encoded by Ruth E. Bryan and Joshua Kaiser

This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.