Interviews regarding the Container Corporation of America, 1984-1985
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
Norelli, Martina Roudabush
Paepcke, Walter Paul
Coiner, Charles T.
Container Corporation of America
N. W. Ayer and Son
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9 sound cassettes (partially transcribed)
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Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Denes and Paepcke interviews are transcribed.
Interviews of Charles Coiner, Agnes Denes, Leo Leonni, John Vincent Massey, Elizabeth Paepcke (wife of Container President Walter Paepcke), and Edward Warwick, regarding the Container Corporation of America's advertising campaigns and the development of the art collection. Also discussed is the role of the advertising agency N. W. Ayer and Son to the Container Corporation of America. The interviews were conducted by Martina Norelli, associate curator of graphic arts of the National Museum of American Art, in preparation for the exhibition and catalog "Art, Design, and the Modern Corporation," held October 24, 1985-January 19, 1986.
Interviews regarding the Container Corporation of America, 1984-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Donated 1991 by the National Museum of American Art.
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