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Guide to the Lane Pryce letter to Joan Harris, 2010

Summary

Joan Harris and Lane Pryce are fictitious characters in the television drama Mad Men (2007-2015), set in a New York advertising agency during the 1960s. Consists of a letter from Pryce to Harris, dated October 7, 1965, promoting Harris to the position of Director of Agency Operations. The letter was a prop used in Season 4, Episode 13, "Tomorrowland" that originally aired on 2010 October 17. Included are an envelope bearing the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce logo and an certificate of authenticity. Acquired as part the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11316
Title
Lane Pryce letter to Joan Harris
Date
2010
Extent
3 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Consists of a letter from Pryce to Harris, dated October 7, 1965, promoting Harris to the position of Director of Agency Operations. The letter was a prop used in Season 4, Episode 13, "Tomorrowland" that originally aired on 2010 October 17. Included are an envelope bearing the Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce logo and an certificate of authenticity. Acquired as part the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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Lane Pryce letter to Joan Harris, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Letter (with envelope and certificate of authenticity)
Folder 1
 

Historical Note

The drama Mad Men ran on the AMC network 2007-2015.


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Provenance

The Lane Pryce letter to Joan Harris was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2016.

Processing Information

Processed by /Richard Collier, October 2016

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2016-0216