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Guide to the Dick Harold papers, circa 1930s-1960s

Summary

Outdoor advertising executive, manager of family billposting company Harold Outdoor Advertising that operated in Indiana and surrounding states.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11131
Title
Dick Harold papers
Date
circa 1930s-1960s
Creator
Harold, Dick
Extent
1.5 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Slides, photographs and printed material related to billboards posted in and around Indianapolis, Indiana by Harold Outdoor Advertising, General Outdoor Advertising, and Naegele Outdoor during the 1930s-60s. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Dick Harold papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Billboard photographs (Harold Advertising), undated
(2 folders)
Box 1
Poster specifications and schedules, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): A. Banks, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): C. Savings and Loan, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): D. Food, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): F. Finance, department stores, radio/television, tobacco, insurance, real estate, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): H. Beer, undated
Box 1
Slides (Naegele): J. Automobiles and automotive accessories, undated
Box 1
 

Historical Note

Dick Harold was an outdoor advertising executive and manager of family billposting company Harold Outdoor Advertising that operated in Indiana and surrounding states.

Related Material

Related Materials may be found in the following Hartman Center collections: Outdoor Advertising Association of America Archives; General Outdoor Advertising Company Plan Books, Naegele Outdoor records, Gaess Outdoor Advertising Photographs, Ohio Outdoor Advertising Corporation Records.


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Provenance

The Dick Harold papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Collier, February 2016

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2006-0021