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CBS Inc.

 Organization

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Advertising and Direct Mail , 1950 - 1970

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CARCSC123
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series I contains materials which relate to large companies and/or groups which Lou Dorfsman has either created, directed, organized or partaken in.
Dates: 1950 - 1970

Bob Cato papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0089
Overview The Bob Cato papers document Cato’s role as a graphic designer, artist, and photographer. His work designing record album covers helped turn them into forms of contemporary art and won him two Grammys. He is also known for his creation of the “Charlie Girl” image for Revlon, and photographs of top recording artists of the 20th century.
Dates: 1900-2015; Majority of material found within 1962-1999

CBS, 1944 - 1987

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series I contains materials which relate to large companies and/or groups which Lou Dorfsman has either created, directed, organized or partaken in.
Dates: 1944 - 1987

CBS Radio, no date: three copies of poster of the white house with note with envelope containing a fourth

 File — Box-Folder: 26.7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains the working design files created by designer and painter Mary Faulconer. Included in the contents are slides, sketches, correspondence, and photographs that document her work process. Mrs. Faulconer created illustrations for various magazines such as Glamour, Fortune, and Mademoiselle. She is best known for her iconic Love stamp created for the United States postal service....
Dates: 1931-2000

Japan/New York, NY; "Dorfsman & CBS: A 40-year commitment to excellence in advertising and design", 1987

 Item — Oversized box: 86
Scope and Contents Published by American Showcase Incorporated, printed in Japan. Written by Dick Hess and Marion Muller. 215 numbered pages. Jacket design by Lou Dorfsman and David Suh. Excerpt from inside jacket reads the foloowing: " This retrospective of Dorfsman's career at CBS documents 40 years of memorable historic events and entertainment, from epic news features like the moon landing to inspired promotions for the NFL. Above all, the book demystifies the broadcasting and advertising...
Dates: 1987

Lou Dorfsman papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0123
Overview Collection of materials from creative director of CBS, Louis (Lou) Dorfsman. Includes correspondence, photographs, commerical works, and paper materials.
Dates: 1885-2008; Majority of material found within 1927-1980

New York, NY; "CBS Radio: Nighttime Campaign", promo kit/box, 1952 - 1953

 Item — Oversized box: 169
Scope and Contents Program promotional kit from CBS Radio contains thirty (30) turquoise folders for each weekly nighttime commerical program running on CBS radio. Also contains three (3) red folders relating to art photographers, exploitation ideas, and suggested ad layouts.
Dates: 1952 - 1953

New York, NY; "CBS TVN Press Information", Press kit boxes, 1975 - 1978

 File
Scope and Contents Two violet press kit boxes containing a total of six (6) binders, with three boxes per each box. The violet box containing press information relating to 1975 through 1976 have three empty binders (red) biographies, (yellow) programs, and (green) FYI. The violet box containing press information relating to 1977 through 1978 contain three binders: (red) programs, (yellow) FYI, and (orange) biographies. (Red) programs contains information regarding the schedule for CBS television evening...
Dates: Issued: 1975 - 1978

New York, NY; " Dorfsman and CBS: A 40 year commitment to excellence in advertising design", book., 1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Book publication is accompanied by several card invitation to a reception dinner in New York City.
Dates: Publication: 1987

New York, NY; " Toll Television: A senatorial discussion of a question of importance to the American people", 1957-08-23

 Item — Box: 155, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents CBS' report and transciption on the dicussion between Senator Charles E. Potter and the United States Senate regarding toll/free television. Foreward is written by Frank Stanton, President of CBS.
Dates: Event: 1957-08-23