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Gordon E. Cole Advertising History Papers

Creator:
Cole, Gordon E. (advertising executive)  Search this
Names:
Advertising Council  Search this
Association of National Advertisers  Search this
Can Manufacturers Institute.  Search this
Cannon Mills, Inc.  Search this
Pedlar & Ryan Ad Agency.  Search this
Wartime Ad Council.  Search this
Extent:
2 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Advertising cards
Business letters
Clippings
Trade cards
Tear sheets
Speeches
Scrapbooks
Pamphlets
Ephemera
Date:
1879-1899; 1926-1964
Scope and Contents note:
Correspondence, speeches, clippings, unpublished manuscripts, scrapbooks related to advertising.
In addition to Cole's professional work, the collection documents his involvement in professional associations, including the Association of National Advertisers, the Advertising Research Foundation, and the Advertising Council. Also includes the published findings of three ANA-commissioned surveys of wartime advertising and the proceedings of wartime ANA conferences; and a scrapbook of advertising ephemera, including late nineteenth-century trade cards and pamphlets. There is a letter in Box 1, folder 1, correspondence from Cole to Barry Goldwater noting he would not be voting for Goldwater in the 1964 Presidential Election due to Goldwater's stand on Civil Rights.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into four series.

Series 1: Correspondence, 1926-1964 Series 2: Unpublished Papers, 1942-1957

Series 3: Wartime Proceedings of the Association of National Advertisers, 1941-1944

Series 4: Advertising Ephemera, 1879-1964
Biographical/Historical note:
Gordon E. Cole's advertising career spanned thirty years, and this collection documents his work and interests.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Madelene Cole, 1990.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Copyright or trademark restrictions may be in effect for some material.
Occupation:
Executives -- advertising  Search this
Topic:
advertising -- World War, 1939-1945  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertising cards
Business letters
Clippings
Trade cards
Tear sheets
Speeches
Scrapbooks
Pamphlets
Ephemera
Citation:
Gordon E. Cole Advertising History Papers, 1879-1964, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0371
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Gordon E. Cole Advertising History Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0371

Can Manufacturers Institute

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
New York, NY
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tinware, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tinware
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Tinware / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-tinware-ref527

Pastry Stickettes

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.6 cm x 9.7 cm x 3.5 cm; 6 1/8 in x 3 13/16 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
container, food
Tin Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0434
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0434
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d1e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357088
Online Media:

Cashmere Bouquet White Talcum Powder

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 5.3 cm; 4 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Can
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0443
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0443
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d1e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357089

can

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 5.3 cm; 4 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0208B
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0208B
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d1e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357090

can

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 5.3 cm; 4 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0515A
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0515A
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d1ea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357091

Charbonneau Tree Top Apple Juice

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 5.3 cm; 4 1/8 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0515B
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0515B
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-d1eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357092

Genuine Imported Paprika

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 5.4 cm; 13/16 in x 2 1/8 in
Object Name:
Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0439
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0439
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c18e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357104

Wizard Charcoal Lighter

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0431
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0431
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c1cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357229

McCormick Pure Ground Black Pepper

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0442
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0442
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bb87-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357230

can

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0510A
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0510A
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c1cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357231

can

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0510B
Accession number:
283681
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0510B
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-e582-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357232

can

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0399A
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0399A
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-e5c4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357402

can

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0399B
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0399B
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-e5c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357403

can

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0504A
Catalog number:
AG*77-FT-15.0504A
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-e5c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357404

Lowney's Breakfast Cocoa Tin

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.1 cm x 2.3 cm x 3.4 cm; 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in x 1 5/16 in
Object Name:
Container, food
Can, Tobacco
can
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0047A
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0047A
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e859-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357517
Online Media:

Wintergreen Scotch Snuff

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.2 cm x 5.7 cm; 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in
Object Name:
Can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0059
Catalog number:
77-FT-15.0059
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6d6a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357837

Salter's Waxed Dental Floss

Object Name:
tin
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0041A
Accession number:
283681
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6d6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357840

Merle Norman All Purpose Cold Cream

Object Name:
can
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0041B
Accession number:
283681
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Food Technology
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6d6c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357841

Choice Family Tea

Measurements:
overall: 19.2 cm x 10.5 cm; 7 9/16 in x 4 1/8 in
Object Name:
can
Container, food
Credit Line:
Can Manufacturers Institute
ID Number:
AG.77-FT-15.0208A
Accession number:
283681
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-31c7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1357934

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