Guide to the J. Walter Thompson Company. George Eversman Papers, 1973-1976 and undated
Founded in 1864, the J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) is one of the oldest and largest enduring advertising agencies in the United States. George Eversman was an executive with JWT, managing New York Advertising and the Detroit office before finishing his career with N. W. Ayer.
- Collection Number
- J. Walter Thompson Company. George Eversman papers
- 1973-1976 and undated
- J. Walter Thompson Company
- 0.8 Linear Feet
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
- Materials in English
Collection spans 1973-1976 and includes memoranda, research and status reports and other printed materials. Materials document Eversman's tenure as Manager of New York Advertising. Subsidiaries represented include JWT Europe as well as the London and Frankfurt offices. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.
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[Identification of item], J. Walter Thompson Company. George Eversman papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
Born circa 1917. U.S. Marine Corps 1945: two tours, final rank of Colonel in Marine Reserves. BS Purdue University 1954. Career at JWT: Mailroom, Detroit Office 1954; New York Office 1955; Vice President 1965; Senior Vice President 1972; Manager, New York Advertising 1974; Executive Vice President 1975; General Manager, Detroit Office 1975. Left JWT for N.W. Ayer 1977. Died 1999.
Related materials may be found in the following J. Walter Thompson Company Archives collections held in the Hartman Center: New York Office Records; International Offices; London Office Records; Frankfurt Office Records.
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The J. Walter Thompson Company. George Eversman papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1987.
Processed by Richard Collier, Feb. 2016