Guide to the J. Walter Thompson Company. Euro-Advertising Holding B.V. Records, 1979-1985
Established in 1864, the J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) is one of the oldest and largest enduring advertising agencies in the United States. Euro-Advertising Holding was formed as an independent subsidiary in 1980 to manage relations among JWT offices in Europe. It was dissolved in 1985.
- Collection Number
- J. Walter Thompson Company. Euro-Advertising Holding B.V. records
- J. Walter Thompson Company. Euro-Advertising Holding B.V.
- 2.4 Linear Feet
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Materials in English
Collection spans 1979-1985 and includes clippings, correspondence, administrative and financial reports, minutes of Board of Director meetings, publications and other printed materials. Countries represented include the Benelux countries, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Italy and Switzerland. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], J. Walter Thompson Company. Euro-Advertising Holdings B.V. records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Euro Advertising Holding formed in 1980 as Euro Advertising International (EAI). In 1982 EAI London merged with Landsdowne and joins JWT Group. In 1983 Recla-Jenssen was sold back to management. In 1984 EA Lyon joined JWT France. EAI's remaining assets were sold in 1985 and the firm was dissolved.
For related materials see the J. Walter Thompson Company London and Frankfurt Office records.
Click to find related materials at Duke University Libraries.
- Advertising -- Europe
- Advertising agencies -- Great Britain
- Advertising agencies -- France
- Advertising agencies -- Italy
- Advertising agencies -- Germany
- Advertising agencies -- Switzerland
The J. Walter Thompson Company. Euro-Advertising Holdings B.V. records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1987.
Processed by Richard Collier, February, 2016.