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Business Records, 1950-1962; undated

 Series 4

This series contains various documents related to the financial and sponsorship end of Housewives Protective League. Includes: communiqués from AFTRA, "Sponsor's Schedule," 1950; two bound reports/dossiers titled "Allen Gray-HPL Merchandising for Horn & Hardart Coffee," June 21-October 24, 1962; as well as nine pages of lists, typed and handwritten, of names/addresses/phone numbers various individuals related to the program; and a folder labeled "New York Material," which contains 20 items, including correspondence to Mr. Gray from various New York-based advertising, audio copy, a list of "HPL testers" from the NY and New Jersey area, and several photo negatives of various in-store displays presumably from the New York area. Arranged by date.


  • 1950-1962; undated

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4 Folders

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

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