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Irving B. Gerson papers, 1937-2007 and undated

Summary

Marketing executive and author based primarily in Chicago. Collection includes correspondence, autobiographical writings, research reports, short stories, manuscripts of memoirs and novels, clippings and other printed materials, as well as audiovisual materials (videocassettes, microfilm, audiotape reels, phonograph record) and electronic records on floppy disks. Topics include Gerson's work history in advertising, marketing and consulting; personal and family life; reflections on aging and career changes; and reminiscences of Gerson's experiences in the military during World War II. Companies represented include Elgin, Gerson Howe & Johnson, Hammond Organ, Irving B. Gerson Company, Robert Haas Advertising, Sears, W.T. Grand, Whirlpool and Young & Rubicam. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11716
Title
Irving B. Gerson papers
Date
1937-2007 and undated
Creator
Gerson, Irving B.
Extent
23.0 Linear Feet, 0.05 Gigabytes
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection includes correspondence, autobiographical writings, research reports, short stories, manuscripts of memoirs and novels, clippings and other printed materials, as well as audiovisual materials (videocassettes, microfilm, audiotape reels) and electronic records on floppy disks. Topics include Gerson's work history in advertising, marketing and consulting; personal and family life; reflections on aging and career changes; and reminiscences of Gerson's experiences in the military during World War II. Companies represented include Elgin, Gerson Howe & Johnson, Hammond Organ, Irving B. Gerson Company, Robert Haas Advertising, Sears, W.T. Grand, Whirlpool and Young & Rubicam. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Arrangement

Organized into the following series: "My History" Binders; Other Binders; Subject and General Files; World War II; Writings; and Audiovisual Materials

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[Identification of item], Irving B. Gerson papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

1. War, 1988-1992
(2 folders)

99 Effects of World War II on One Almost Typical U.S. Navy Reserve Officer

Box 1
2 War, 1987
(2 folders)
Box 1
3. Gersons, 1988
(2 folders)

Me Before Business; Gersons through 1946

Box 1
4. Gersons 1947-1948, 1988
(2 folders)
Box 1
5. Gersons 1949-1950, 1989
(2 folders)
Box 1
6. Gersons 1951-1952, 1989
(3 folders)

With 1952 job search materials

Box 1
7. Young & Rubicam 1953, 1989
(2 folders)
Box 1
8. Young & Rubicam 1953, 1989
(2 folders)
Box 1
9. Young & Rubicam 1953, 1989
(3 folders)

Includes: The Real Answer to the Discount House Problem, 1953

Box 1
10. Young & Rubicam 1953, 1990
(3 folders)
Box 1
11. Young & Rubicam 1953, 1991
(3 folders)

Includes: Materials from Ohio Jewelers Convention, 1953

Box 1
12. Hammond Organ Company 1954, 1991
(2 folders)
Box 2
12a. United Air Lines, 1957
(2 folders)

The Air Transport Industry and United Air Lines' Place In It (for Young & Rubicam New Business Committee)

Box 2
12b. Fairs, 1957

A Brief Guide to Fairs as a Marketing Medium (Young & Rubicam)

Box 2
13. Elgin Watch 1954, 1991
(3 folders)
Box 2
14. Young & Rubicam 1955, 1992
(2 folders)
Box 2
15. Young & Rubicam 1956, 1992
(2 folders)
Box 2
16. Young & Rubicam 1957-1959, 1992
(3 folders)
Box 2
17. Young & Rubicam 1957-1959, 1992-1993
(3 folders)
Box 2
18. Young & Rubicam 1960, 1993
(3 folders)

Includes: One Man's Philosophy of Marketing

Box 2
18a. Ledgers and journals, 1946-1963
(2 folders)

Includes: Financial planning ledger; job search journal

Box 18
18b. Young & Rubicam 1957-1959, 1993
Box 2
18c. Young & Rubicam 1958-1959, 1993
Box 2
19. Young & Rubicam 1961, 1993
(3 folders)

Includes: Young & Rubicam Five Year Plan, 1961

Box 2
20. Young & Rubicam 1961, 1993
(3 folders)
Box 3
21. Robert Haas Advertising 1962, 1994
(3 folders)
Box 3
22. Elgin Watch 1962-1963, 1994
(3 folders)
Box 3
23. Unemployed 1963, 1994
(2 folders)
Box 3
24. Irving B. Gerson Company 1963, 1994
(2 folders)
Box 3
25. Irving B. Gerson Company 1963, 1994
(2 folders)
Box 3
26. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1964, 1994-1995
(3 folders)
Box 3
27. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1965`, 1995
(3 folders)
Box 3
28. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1966, 1995
(3 folders)

Includes: Charles Percy campaign for Senate; Valerie Percy murder

Box 3
29. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1966, 1995
(2 folders)

Includes: Elgin Watch marketing plan, 1966

Box 4
30. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1967, 1995
(3 folders)
Box 4
31. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1968, 1995
(3 folders)
Box 4
32. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1969, 1996
(3 folders)
Box 4
33. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1970, 1996
(3 folders)
Box 4
34. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1970, 1996
Box 4
34a. 1970 materials, 1970
(2 folders)

Includes: Waltham Watch advertising program; Catalogues, Counters and Offices (for Sears); Irving B. Gerson: Tomorrow's Advertising Agency

Box 4
34a. 1970 materials, 1970
(2 folders)

Includes: Waltham portfolio; The Story of Sears as Told in National Advertising

Box 19
35. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1970, 1996
(2 folders)
Box 4
35a. Sears Marketing Plan, 1970
Box 4
35b. Miscellaneous materials, 1971-1972

Includes: Communications Program, Chicago Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

Box 4
35b. Miscellaneous materials, 1971-1972

Includes: Communications Program, Chicago Area Council, Boy Scouts of America

Box 19
36. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1972, 1996-1997
(3 folders)
Box 4
36a. Miscellaneous, 1972
(2 folders)

Includes: Credit Marketing Plan (for Sears); The Plan, People for Percy

Box 5
37. Gerson Howe & Johnson 1973, 1997
(3 folders)
Box 5
37a. Miscellaneous, 1973

Includes: People for Percy post-election report

Box 5
37b. Sears Marketing Plan, 1973
(2 folders)
Box 5
37c. Miscellaneous, 1973
(3 folders)

Includes: Sears Credit Advertising Third Stage; Sears Credit test to young marrieds; Sears Contract Floor Covering marketing plan; Sinai Congregation 5-year marketing plan

Box 5
38. Gerson Marketing & Advertising 1974, 1998
(3 folders)

Includes: File on mother's death

Box 5
38a. Miscellaneous, 1974
(2 folders)

Includes: Sears Credit young marrieds' campaign; Record of Gerson Howe & Johnson involvement in Sears credit marketing programs

Box 5
38b. Miscellaneous, 1974-1978
(2 folders)

Includes: Sears Credit young marrieds' test; Sears telephone directory

Box 5
38c. Sears Contract Business Marketing Plan, 1974
(2 folders)
Box 5
38d. Sears CART marketing plan, 1974
(2 folders)

For Commercial Truck, Recreational Vehicle and Fleet Cars tire market

Box 5
38e. Gerson Marketing & Advertising 1974, 1998
(3 folders)

Includes: File on mother's death

Box 6
39. Gerson Marketing & Advertising 1975, 1998
(4 folders)
Box 6
39a. K-Mart study, 1965
Box 6
39b. W.T. Grant billing, 1975
Box 6
39c. W.T. Grant, 1967-1975

Includes: Plans Board materials; questionnaires; Situation analysis; Study of Changes in Consumer Awareness of and Attitudes Toward Grants 1967 vs. 1966

Box 6
39d. Miscellaneous, 1975
(3 folders)

Includes: Grants marketing, financial and credit plan questions; Consumer Image of Grants and Competition

Box 6
40. Writings, 1976
(2 folders)
Box 6
40a. Gerson Marketing & Advertising, 1970-1978
(2 folders)

Includes: Profit-sharing plan, trust agreement

Box 6
40b. Gerson Marketing & Advertising, 1976-1981
(2 folders)

Includes: Profit-sharing plan, dissolution

Box 6
40c. Gerson Marketing & Advertising, 1965-1980

Includes: Minutes

Box 6
40d. Gerson Marketing & Advertising, 1976

Includes: Monroe Auto Equipment marketing plan

Box 6
40e. Betty Gerson memoir, 1976-1977
(2 folders)
Box 6
40f. Irving Gerson Writing to Betty Gerson, 1976-1989
Box 7
40g. Miscellaneous, 1976
(3 folders)

Includes: Filter Plus report; Sears newspaper advertising situation analysis; Proposed Consulting Firm Analysis and Comments (to Robert A. Anderson); Grant finance file

Box 7
40h. Memoir of 1976, 1998
(3 folders)
Box 7
1970s, Money, Education (clippings), 1975-1981
Box 8
Air Transport Industry and United Air Lines' Place In It (Young & Rubicam), 1957
(2 folders)
Box 8
All critical and planning regarding my body of work, 2003
Box 8
Archives (correspondence, etc. with Duke University and other libraries), 1989-1998
(2 folders)
Box 8
Assorted short pieces (writings), 1984-1994
Box 8
Business Journey of Walter Sanderson (novel) binder 1, approximately 1981
(2 folders)
Box 8
Critiques, comments regarding my writing, 1980-1990
Box 8
Death of a Company, 1981
Box 8
Death of a Company (charts), 1981
Box 19
Draft of Walker marketing plan, 1982
Box 8
Embracing the Octogenarian Life, 2005
(2 folders)
Box 8
Embracing the Octogenarian Life (Gerson copy), 2005
(2 folders)
Box 8
Ethics, lying, business, robots, timing (clippings), 1961-1981
Box 8
Everything Is Temporary: Diary of an Octogenarian, 2002
(2 folders)
Box 8
Faces: Backup material, 1999-2002
Box 8
Faces: Pieces considered, binder 1, 1937-2000
Box 9
Faces: Pieces considered, binder 2, 1984-1994
(2 folders)
Box 9
Gerson Publishing Company, 1977
(2 folders)
Box 9
Government, politics, lawyers, perspective, thinking, faith (clippings), 1972-1981
Box 9
Gravelings by Gerson, 2001
(2 folders)
Box 9
Health, coping, diet, pleasure, sports (clippings), 1978-1981
Box 9
Hiroshima, Nagasaki and Waukegan (novel), binder 1, approximately 1985
(2 folders)
Box 9
Hiroshima, Nagasaki and Waukegan (novel), binder 2, approximately 1985
(2 folders)
Box 9
How to Market Yourself Successfully, undated
(4 folders)
Box 9
In Reality, Life Is Similar to War Except Everyone Dies, binder 1: outline and notes, 2006
Box 9
In Reality, Life Is Similar to War Except Everyone Dies, binder 2: workbook, 2007
Box 9
In Reality, Life Is Similar to War Except Everyone Dies, binder 3: early versions, 2005
Box 9
Letters to Jan and Dee (writing project), 1981
Box 9
Letters to publishing agents, 1981-1986
Box 10
Long Range Marketing Plan (for Tenneco Automotive), 1979
(2 folders)
Box 10
Marriage, divorce, family, love (clippings), 1980-1981
Box 10
Me and Advertising (writing project), 1973-1981
Box 10
Monroe Sales Department Plan, 1978
Box 10
More post-mortem material, 1980-1988
(2 folders)
Box 10
Mr. Gerk Smith, MBA, Marketing Consultant, in the Case of "We Are Webster's" (novel), binder 1, 1983
(2 folders)
Box 10
Mr. Gerk Smith, MBA, Marketing Consultant, in the Case of "We Are Webster's" (novel), binder 2, 1983
(2 folders)
Box 10
Next Slide Please! The Story of Ronald J. Whitfield and Chartmasters, Inc., 1979
Box 10
Octo Irv: My Life After 80 (memoir): binder 1, manuscript part 1, 2003
(2 folders)
Box 10
Octo Irv: My Life After 80 (memoir): binder 2, manuscript part 2, 2003
(3 folders)
Box 10
Octo Irv: My Life After 80 (memoir): binder 3, notes, 2003
(2 folders)
Box 10
Octo Irv: My Life After 80 (memoir): binder 4, outtakes, 2003
(2 folders)
Box 10
People, success, aging, advertising (clippings), 1968-1981
(2 folders)

Includes: Ronald Kushner autobiographical sketch

Box 11
Personal public stock activities, 1961-1974
Box 11
Pieces (writing projects) binder 1, 1979-1999
Box 11
Pieces (writing projects) binder 2, 1980-1992
Box 11
Pieces (writing projects) binder 3, 1949-1989
Box 11
Pieces of a war novel never finished, approximately 1940s
Box 11
Publishing efforts, binder 1, 1980-1983
(2 folders)
Box 11
Publishing efforts, binder 2, 1984
Box 11
Recap, 1943-1986
(2 folders)

Includes family correspondence and reflections; drafts of writing projects; journal entries

Box 11
Redbook (Standard Advertising Register) entries, binder 1, 1952-1963
Box 11
Redbook (Standard Advertising Register) entries, binder 2, 1964-1977
Box 11
Religion (clippings), 1975-1981
Box 11
S.R. Fisher, Businessman (novel) binder 1, 1981
(2 folders)
Box 11
S.R. Fisher, Businessman (novel) binder 2, 1981
(2 folders)
Box 11
S.R. Fisher, Businessman (novel) binder 3, 1981
(2 folders)
Box 11
S.R. Fisher, Businessman (novel) binder 4, 1981
Box 11
Second Career: Businessman to Writer (memoir) binder 1, 1988
(2 folders)
Box 11
Second Career: Businessman to Writer (memoir) binder 2, 1985-1990
(2 folders)
Box 12
Second Career: Businessman to Writer (memoir) binder 3, 1988-1999
(2 folders)

Includes commentary,critique from Corinne Quint Siegel

Box 12
Secret Opinions, binder 1: Xlibris version, 2000
(3 folders)
Box 12
Secret Opinions, binder 2: People, 2001
Box 12
Short stories and other fiction, binder 1, 1944-1994
(2 folders)
Box 12
Short stories and other fiction, binder 2, approximately 1937-1993
Box 12
Think Piece on Sears' Next 10 Years and What Whirlpool Should Do About It, 1979
Box 12
W.R. Grace marketing plan, 1979
Box 12
Whirlpool project, 1982
Box 12
Writing, change, death (clippings), 1960-1981
Box 12
Harvard Business School Yearbook, 1941-1942
Box 12
Irving Gerson: A Key to Successful Marketing, undated
Box 12
Irving Gerson: Be Big Somewhere and Other Essays on Marketing, 1977
Box 12
Irving Gerson: Gravelings by Gerson, 2001
Box 12
Irving Gerson: Secret Opinions vol. 1, 2000
Box 12
Irving Gerson: Tomorrow's Advertising Agency, 1970
Box 12
Marriage Record and Hints on Housekeeping, approximately 1925

Gerson's Jewelry Store ad on p. 8

Box 12
Martin V. Marshall (Harvard Business School): Marketing notes, OPM class 20, 1992

OPM: Owner/President Management Program

Box 12
S.R. Bernstein: The Lasker Story As He Told It, 1953
Box 13
Whirlpool Strategic Planning, 1983
Box 13
Advertising, 1981-1999
Box 13
Aging, 1979-2001
Box 13
Be Big Somewhere--Correspondence and miscellaneous, 1975-1977
(2 folders)
Box 13
Business, 1940-1999
(4 folders)
Box 13
Change, coping, 1981-1988
Box 13
Communications, 1982-2000
(2 folders)
Box 13
Culture, 1980-2000
Box 13
Education, 1981-1999
Box 13
Entertainment, sports, 1975-2000
Box 13
Ethics, 1979-1999
(2 folders)
Box 13
Geography (predominantly Chicago area), 1974-1996
Box 13
Gerson Howe & Johnson documents, 1964-1994
Box 18
Government, 1979-2000
(3 folders)
Box 13
Guide to doing plans (transparencies), undated
Box 18
Happiness, 1959-1987
Box 14
Health, 1981-1999
(2 folders)
Box 14
History, 1999
Box 14
Humor, 1977-2000
Box 14
Love, 1979-1999
Box 14
Love--Responses to Gerson's personal ad in New York Review of Books, 1981
Box 14
Marketing my writing, 1986-1989
(2 folders)
Box 14
Money, 1981-1999
Box 14
People, 1980-2000
(2 folders)
Box 14
People--Mary Cunningham, 1980-1984
Box 14
Philosophy, 1984-2000
Box 14
Race, 1979-1981
Box 14
Religion, 1982-2000
Box 14
Sex, 1937-2000
Box 14
Success, 1979-1999
(2 folders)
Box 14
Technology, 1983-1999
Box 14
Thinking, 1980-1999
(2 folders)
Box 14
Time, 1986-1999
Box 14
War, 1944-1995
(4 folders)
Box 14
Work, 1977-1988
(2 folders)
Box 14
Writing, 1981-1996
(2 folders)
Box 14
87 Effects of World War II on One Almost-Typical U.S. Navy Officer, undated
Box 15
Gerson Bronze Star (clipping, photos of award ceremony), 1944
Box 15
LST 349--Shipwreck photos and narratives, 2000
Box 15
Minesweeping operations, 1946-2004
Box 15
My Own Experiences of "The Wreck" (LST-349), 1944
Box 15
Naval Mine Warfare School class album, 1945
Box 15
Navy discharge papers, 1945-1953
Box 15
Navy documents, 1941-1985
Box 15
Poem--The Splinter Fleet, approximately 1942
Box 15
Short stories and other writings, 1942-1987
Box 15
Sicilian Close Shave (story), 1945
Box 15
Silent Defenders (newsletter of Naval Mine Warfare Association), 2004
Box 15
Be Big Somewhere and Other Essays on Marketing, 1977
Box 16
Brief Guide to Fairs as a Marketing Medium, 1957
Box 16
Business Journey of Walter Sanderson (novel), approximately 1981
(4 folders)
Box 16
Don't Worry, Dear, 1984
Box 16
Hiroshima, Nagasaki and Waukegan, 1980s
(3 folders)
Box 16
How to Market Yourself Successfully, 1982
(4 folders)
Box 16
Letter Three: America a Sick Society?, undated
(2 folders)
Box 16
Little Old Lady of St. Maxime, 1945
(2 folders)
Box 16
Monty, 1984
Box 16
Mr. Gerk Smith, MBA, Marketing Consultant, in the Case of "We Are Webster's", 1983
(4 folders)
Box 16
My Bronze Star, 1984
Box 16
Obesity Is Not All Bad, 1984
Box 16
Pedro and Reverend Mary, 1984
Box 16
S.R. Fisher, Businessman, 1977-1979
(4 folders)
Box 16
S.R. Fisher, Businessman, 1977-1979
Box 17
Second Career, 1984
Box 17
Second Career, Businessman to Writer, 1994
(2 folders)
Box 17
Secret Opinions of Irving Bernard Gerson, 1985-1987
(2 folders)
Box 17
The Toaster Cover Maker, 1984
Box 17
Tomorrow's Advertising Agency, 1970
Box 17
Will of Irving Gerson, 1994

Includes draft of gift agreement to Duke University

Box 17
Microfilm roll 1: Journal, 1976-1978
Box AV1
Film-reel RL11716-F16-001
Microfilm roll 2: Journal, 1978-1980
Box AV1
Film-reel RL11716-F16-002
Microfilm roll 3: Journal, 1980-1982
Box AV1
Film-reel RL11716-F16-003
Microfilm roll 4: Journal and Novel, 1982-1984

Includes: Journal 19812-1984; Fisher first and section sections

Box AV1
Film-reel RL11716-F16-004
Microfilm roll 5: Novel, undated

Includes: Fisher third and fourth; Letters to Dee and Jan; How to Market Yourself Successfully; Gerk Smith; Hiroshima; Sanderson

Box AV1
Film-reel RL11716-F16-005
Scouting makes a boy a better man--radio spot, approximately 1973

For Boy Scouts, Chicago area; lyrics Dave Adam; music Joe Eich; side 1 Joe Eich singers; side 2 instrumental

Box AV1
Audio-phonodisc RL11716-PD-001
Mrs. Gerson eulogy, approximately 1998
Box AV1
Audio-reel RL11716-RR-001
Samuel Gerson, Dr. Hertz, 1967
Box AV1
Audio-reel RL11716-RR-002
Samuel Gerson eulogy, undated
Box AV1
Audio-reel RL11716-RR-003
Gerson in Person, undated
Box AV1
Video-cassette RL11716-VHS-001

8. Digital Materials, 1945-2002

Series disks contain text files of Gerson's manuscripts including personal journals and diary; Elgin, Gerson Jewelers, Haas, International Business Group, and Young & Rubicam companies; and Duke journals and manuscripts. A majority of the disk contents are incomplete due to degrading 5.25 and 3.5 floppy disks.

Collection contains electronic records that may need to be reformatted. Access copies of electronic records must be accessed in our reading room. Contact Research Services for access.

Diary Manuscripts, 2002
(13 documents, 1797KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Duke Journals and Manuscripts, 1964-1999
(201 documents, 201KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Elgin Manuscripts, 1994
(8 documents, 355KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Essays and Second Career, 1992-1994
(50 documents, 1491KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Gerson Manuscripts, 1963-1964
(0 documents, 0KB The file title is base on disk labels. Contents were unable to be recovered during processing. Further attempts to recover data may be made. Contact research services for more information.)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Gersons Jewelers, 1945-1952
(38 documents, 1191KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Gravelings Manuscripts, 2001
(37 documents, 1770KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Haas Manuscripts, 1994
(0 documents, 0KB The file title is base on disk labels. Contents were unable to be recovered during processing. Further attempts to recover data may be made. Contact research services for more information.)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
International Business Group Manuscripts, 1963
(0 documents, 0KB. The file title is base on disk labels. Contents were unable to be recovered during processing. Further attempts to recover data may be made. Contact research services for more information.)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Journals, 1985-1994
(1360 documents, 29.7MB)

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Separated Materials

RL11716-SET-0002 contents are separated due to sensitive medical information.

Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0002
Young and Rubicam Manuscripts, 1953-1990
(196 documents, 4924KB)
Digital-materials RL11716-SET-0001
 

Historical Note

Marketing executive and author based primarily in Chicago.

Born 1919, Detroit, Mich. University of Michigan 1940; Harvard MBA 1941; U.S. Navy Reserve 1941-1945 (Bronze Star 1944); Gersons Jewelry Stores 1945-1953; Young & Rubicam 1953-1961; Robert Haas Advertising 1962; Elgin National Watch 1962-1963; Irving B. Gerson Company 1963; Gerson Howe & Johnson 1964-1979; full-time writer 1979-on; died 2009, Chicago.

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Provenance

The Irving B. Gerson papers were received as gifts in 1998-2010.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Collier, Apr. 2019; electronic records processing and description by Daniel Anderson and Matthew Farrell, April 2019.

Accessions described in this collection guide: 1998-0319, 2000-0165, 2004-0109, 2010-0002