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Ad Council: Washington Office Subject File, 1942-81

Type: institutional

Link Tags Finding Aid Online
site institution,media-policy,advertising Yes No
Restricted Archive Name Archive Website Sponsor
No University of Illinois Archives site University of Illinois

Washington Office Subject File, including advertisements, committee reports, correspondence, campaign proposals, facts sheets, lists, newsletters, posters, reports and speeches about War Advertising Council (1942-45) and Advertising Council public services advertising campaigns for military recruitment, wartime conservation, forest fire prevention, mental health, Peace Corps, traffic safety, Red Cross, savings bonds and anti-crime. The file includes material on advertising industry support, federal policies relating to advertising traceable advertising support from the media, awards and dinners, and explanations and promotions of the Council's work.

Archive: University of Illinois Archives

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