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Chicago Tribune. Departmental Papers. Marketing Department. Promotion

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: XI-125-8

Scope and Contents

In February and July, 1984, the Marketing Department turned over to the Tribune Company Archives a total of five cartons of promotion files dealing with individual Tribune staff members. The present collection contains materials selected from this group that consist of correspondence within the Promotion Department (later the Marketing Department) or with third parties; the latter dealing with speaking or broadcasting engagements or (in the cases of Harold Grumhaus and J. Howard Wood) their biographies in Who's Who.

Dates

  • 1953 - 1978

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.

Extent

2 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

In February and July, 1984, the Marketing Department turned over to the Tribune Company Archives a total of five cartons of promotion files dealing with individual Tribune staff members. The present collection contains materials selected from this group that consist of correspondence within the Promotion Department (later the Marketing Department) or with third parties; the latter dealing with speaking or broadcasting engagements or (in the cases of Harold Grumhaus and J. Howard Wood) their biographies in Who's Who.

Arrangement

The arrangement (completed prior to receiving the collection from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation) is alphabetical by the surname of the individual concerned:
  • Adams, Lois
  • Aldridge, Ron
  • Barnum, Merritt
  • Bohnsack, W. F.
  • Bradfield, Elston
  • Browning, Norma Lee
  • Burns, Joseph A.
  • Campbell, C. M.
  • Condon, David
  • Corboy, E. D.
  • Cromie, Robert
  • Deeb, Gary
  • Derby, E. D.
  • DuBois, Jules
  • Edwards, Willard
  • Gold, Aaron
  • Gould, Chester
  • Grumhaus, H. F.
  • Hedlund, Marilou
  • Hirsch, Harry
  • Holmes, Paul
  • Hopper, Hedda
  • Hunt, R. M.
  • Hutchinson, Louise
  • Jaklon, Mildred
  • Judge, Bernard
  • Kirkpatrick, Clayton
  • Kurz, Walter C.
  • Levy, Arthur
  • Lyman, Julie Ann
  • Lyon Herb
  • McCormick, Robert R.
  • McKittrick, C. E.
  • Madsen, Albert R.
  • Manly, Chesly
  • Martineau, Pierre
  • Maxwell, Philip
  • Maxwell, W. D.
  • Merryfield, Mary
  • Moore, William
  • Nelis, George
  • Olson, John B.
  • Orr, Carey
  • Owen, Stewart D.
  • Paddock, J. G.
  • Park, John W.
  • Rue, Larry
  • Schreiber, George
  • Tankersley, Ruth E.
  • Twilling, Robert
  • Wendt, Lloyd
  • Wolters, Larry
  • Wood, J. Howard
  • Wood, J. Kenneth
  • Wood, Percy
  • Wurzer, H. K.
  • Yuenger, James
  • Zekman, Pamela
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Received from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, Chicago Tribune Company, and Nexstar Media Group on January 10, 2020, accession #SPEC-2020-1.

    Related Materials

    In February and July, 1984, the Marketing Department turned over to the Tribune Company Archives a total of five cartons of promotion files dealing with individual Tribune staff members. Clippings, biographies, photos, press releases, and correspondence directly with the employees about their biographies was extracted, and filed in the appropriate folders of the vertical files -- normally X-5 or XI-127 -- under the names of the individuals.

    Creator

    Title
    Guide to the Chicago Tribune. Departmental Papers. Marketing Department. Promotion
    Author
    Encoded by Sigrid P. Perry
    Date
    April 10, 2020
    Description rules
    Describing Archives: A Content Standard

    Repository Details

    Part of the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections Repository

    Contact:
    Deering Library, Level 3
    1970 Campus Drive
    Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
    847-491-3635