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Call Number:
(C:11/15/2)

Box 1-017249
Box 2-017250
Box 3-017251
Box 4-017165
Box 5-017198
Box 6-UMLD1
Box 7-100, 2
Box 8-017301
Box 9-119382
OSP 1-B3A, B5, 3
OSP 2-B3A, B4, 4
OSB 1-138, 6
MFR 1-703, MFC
Record Group: 11 C
Record Sub-Group: 1
Records Title: UMC; School of Journalism; Journalism Week and Special Events Office; Semi-Centennial Celebration Records
Dates: 1935-1992
Volume: 7 and 5/6 cubic feet, 9.79 linear feet

Scope and Content Note

(A84-91; A84-97; A91-88; A95-65; A99-9; A01-115; A16-02; A16-10)
This Record Sub-Group contains materials created or received by Sam Montague, Executive Director of the Semi-Centennial Celebration of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism. Topics in this Sub-Group include alumni plans and celebrations, budget, history of the Journalism School, formation and work of committees, fund raising efforts, selection of honorary chairmen and honorary sponsors, the Press Congress of the World, printing of announcements, commemorative stamp design and sales, stamp ceremony and issuance of first day cover at Columbia.

Materials in the Sub-Group also pertain to such subjects as the Founders' Day Graveside Ceremony, the Visiting Instructor Program, speeches delivered, correspondence, printed announcements, publications, invitations, seals, first day issue covers and stamp, news releases, meeting minutes, lists of guests, delegates, and representatives to various events, special guests, and honorary chairmen, who included President Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, and Winston Churchill.

Series Descriptions:

This Sub-Group is not divided into separate record series. Arrangement of the Sub-Group follows the creating office's original, topical order.

Note to Researcher: The scrapbook of news clippings in OSP 1 has been microfilmed. A compact disc containing pdf. images of the microfilm roll has been placed with Digital Media in Room 704.

Inventory

Box 1

FF 1 - S.G. Adams Company

FF 2 - Advertising

FF 3 - A.F.A., Advertising Federation of America - Speakers Bureau

FF 4 - Aims and Plans - Semi-Centennial - General, 1956-1957

FF 5 - Alumni Association

FF 6 - Alumni - Chicago

FF 7 - Alumni - Washington, DC

FF 8 - Alumni - Williamsbury Celebration

FF 9 - Alumni Directories, 1928, 1958

FF 10 - Alumni Semi-Centennial Planning Committee, 1956-1957

FF 11 - A.P.R.A., American Public Relations Association

FF 12 - A.S.N.E., American Society of Newspaper Editors - Dean English Presentation

FF 13 - Anniversary - Conference with W. Reed 1956-1957

FF 14 - Anniversary Theme Contest, 1957

FF 15 - Anniversary Times, 1958-1959

FF 16 - Anniversary Times, 1958-1959

FF 17 - Announcements

FF 18 - Associated Press Managing Editors Conference, November 19-23, 1957

FF 19 - A.E.J., Association for Education in Journalism Convention, 1957

FF 20 - Atomic Energy Meeting - Argonne National Lab Briefing on Atomic Science, 1958

FF 21 - Background Information - Histories of School of Journalism

FF 22 - Broadcasting

FF 23 - Budget 1957-1959

FF 24 - Business Press

FF 25 - Calendar of events

FF 26 - Certificate of Appreciation

FF 27 - Winston Churchill - 1958-1959 Missouri Medal for Distinguished Service in Journalism

FF 28 - Clipping Service

FF 29 - Chamber of Commerce - Columbia, MO

FF 30 - Columbia Committees, 1958

FF 31 - Conference Table

FF 32 - Correspondence Miscellaneous, 1958

FF 33 - Distinguished Advertising Lecture Series, 1958-1959

FF 34 - Editor and Publisher Article Reprints

FF 35 - Eisenhower, Dwight D., 1958-1959

FF 36 - Eternal Light of Truth 1957-1958

FF 37 - Executive Director Selection, 1957

FF 38 - Executive Committee, 1957

FF 39 - Executive Committee Meeting St. Louis, April 1957

FF 40 - Executive Committee Meeting Kansas City, October - 21, 1957

FF 41 - Executive Committee Meeting Minutes, November and December 1957

FF 42 - Executive Committee, 1958

FF 43 - Executive Committee Meeting Columbia, February 3, 1958

FF 44 - Executive Committee Meeting Chicago, March 18, 1958

FF 45 - Executive Committee Meeting Columbia, May 3, 1958

FF 46 - Executive Committee Meeting Chicago, June 12, 1958

FF 47 - Executive Committee Meeting N.Y., July 14, 1958

FF 48 - Executive Committee Meeting N.Y., September 18, 1958

FF 49 - Executive Committee Meeting Columbia, December 10, 1958

FF 50 - Executive Committee Meeting St. Louis, December 12, 1958

Box 2

FF 1 - Executive Committee - Weekly Progress Reports, 1957-1959

FF 2 - Executive Committee - Monthly Reports, November 30, 1957 and December 31, 1958

FF 3 - Faculty Committees, 1956-1958

FF 4 - Football

FF 5 - Freedom of Information Center

FF 6 - Freeland, Maude

FF 7 - Fund Raising - Alumni, 1955-1959

FF 8 - Fund Raising - General, 1958

FF 9 - Fund Raising - General, 1958

FF 10 - Fund Raising - General, 1958

FF 11 - Fund Raising - Solicitation Letters #1

FF 12 - Fund Raising - Solicitation Letters #2

FF 13 - Fund Raising - Cincinnati

FF 14 - Fund Raising - Dallas

FF 15 - Fund Raising - Denver

FF 16 - Fund Raising - Detroit

FF 17 - Fund Raising - Hawaii

FF 18 - Fund Raising - Houston

FF 19 - Fund Raising - Kansas City International Committee, 1958

FF 20 - Fund Raising - Los Angeles

FF 21 - Fund Raising - Memphis

FF 22 - Fund Raising - Michigan

FF 23 - Fund Raising - Missouri Press Association Participation, 1958

FF 24 - Fund Raising - New Orleans

FF 25 - Fund Raising - New York

FF 26 - Fund Raising - New York International Committee, 1958

FF 27 - Fund Raising - New York International Committee, 1958-1959

FF 28 - Fund Raising - San Francisco

FF 29 - Fund Raising - St. Louis

FF 30 - Fund Raising - Washington, DC - National Press Club

FF 31 - Hall of Fame

FF 32 - Hall of Honor

FF 33 - Honorary Chairmen - 50th Anniversary Celebration A - C

FF 34 - Honorary Chairmen - 50th Anniversary Celebration D - K

FF 35 - Honorary Chairmen - 50th Anniversary Celebration L - W

FF 36 - Honorary Chairmen - 50th Anniversary Celebration Miscellaneous

Box 3

FF 1 - Honorary Sponsors - 50th Anniversary Celebration, 1958

FF 2 - Honorary Sponsors - 50th Anniversary Celebration Correspondence

FF 3 - Honorary Sponsors - 50th Anniversary Celebration A - C Responses

FF 4 - Honorary Sponsors - 50th Anniversary Celebration D - N

FF 5 - Honorary Sponsors - 50th Anniversary Celebration 0 - W

FF 6 - Hotels

FF 7 - Individual Inquiries

FF 8 - International Association for Mass Communications Research

FF 9 - "J" Pins

FF 10 - Journalism Banquet, 1958

FF 11 - Journalism Week, 1959

FF 12 - Material from Various Institutions' Anniversary Celebrations

FF 13 - Miscellaneous Magazines

FF 14 - Miscellaneous Magazines

FF 15 - Columbia Missourian Board - list names, 1958

FF 16 - National Press Photographers Association

FF 17 - Neds and Wardlow

FF 18 - News Releases, 1957-8

FF 19 - News Releases - Anniversary Times

FF 20 - News Releases - mailing list

FF 21 - Everett Norlander - J Week Medallist

FF 22 - Office Staff

FF 23 - Petty Cash

FF 24 - Pony Express

FF 25 - P.C.W. - Press Congress of the World

FF 26 - Press Congress Program

FF 27 - Press Congress at a Glance

FF 28 - Press Congress Budget - Expenditures

FF 29 - Press Congress Certificates of Appreciation

FF 30 - Lists Invitees

FF 31 - Press Congress Directors

FF 32 - Honorary Chairmen - Press Congress - Replies to Invitations

FF 33 - Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard M. Nixon

FF 34 - Press Congress Press

FF 35 - Press Congress Observers

FF 36 - Press Congress Invitations - Journalism Schools

FF 37 - Press Congress Invitations - Miscellaneous

FF 38 - Invitation to Press Congress Domestic Newspapers lst Group

FF 39 - Invitation to Press Congress Domestic Newspapers 2nd Group

FF 40 - Press Congress Regrets

FF 41 - Press Congress of the World - M.P.A. Invitation Replies

FF 42 - Correspondence

FF 43 - Press Congress - Form Letters

FF 44 - Nutter Correspondence - Press Congress of the World

FF 45 - P.C.W., Press Congress Look Function and Overseas Press Club

FF 46 - Press Congress Guest Speakers

FF 47 - Reservations

FF 48 - Parker Pen Company

FF 49 - Publicity

FF 50 - Press Congress - Sorority and Fraternity Dinner

FF 51 - Travel

FF 52 - State Department Tour "GIA" - Government Affairs Institute

FF 53 - P.C.W. Subversive Organizations

FF 54 - State Department miscellaneous

FF 55 - World Council of Churches

FF 56 - PCW Press Congress - I.P.I., International Press Institute

FF 57 - Press Congress, James Wright Brown

Box 4

FF 1 - Argonne

FF 2 - Chicago Activities

FF 3 - Itineraries - Post Congress Tour

FF 4 - Press Congress Speeches

FF 5 - Interpreters

FF 6 - Delegates Biographies

FF 7 - R. Abaunza

FF 8 - E. Adjorlolo

FF 9 - V. Albanese

FF 10 - C.K. Bhattacharyya

FF 11 - R. Blanco

FF 12 - L. Calvo

FF 13 - J.M. Colthart

FF 14 - W. Connor

FF 15 - G. Cox

FF 16 - A.S. Cowan

FF 17 - A. Democos

FF 18 - A. Silva (Carvallo)

FF 19 - E. Diesen

FF 20 - A. Dissentshik

FF 21 - D. Edwards

FF 22 - R. Fontaina

FF 23 - C. Gombault

FF 24 - W. von Greyerz

FF 25 - G. Hammamsy

FF 26 - 0. Hansen

FF 27 - J. Hernandez

FF 28 - C. Inhong

FF 29 - C. Hutter

FF 30 - H. Hjorne

FF 31 - J.C. Jain

FF 32 - C. Kano

FF 33 - M. Missiroli

FF 34 - M. Lanz (Duret)

FF 35 - J. Lucker

FF 36 - R. Malouf

FF 37 - C. Mantilla

FF 38 - Roger Massip

FF 39 - J.C. Mathur

FF 40 - J. Menadier (Carrasco)

FF 41 - F. Molden

FF 42 - H. Moses

FF 43 - D. Nadi

FF 44 - V. Naeser

FF 45 - L. Noli (Ojedis)

FF 46 - D.H. Ollemans

FF 47 - J. Roces

FF 48 - J. I. Rivero (M. Capo)

FF 49 - M. Shieh

FF 50 - R. Silva (Espejo)

FF 51 - H. Schamm-Schiessl

FF 52 - A. Springer

FF 53 - A. Stempels

FF 54 - S. Takahashi

FF 55 - M.M. Zadeh

FF 56 - M.A Zalaf

FF 57 - Foreign Delegates-at-a-glance

FF 58 - Foreign Delegates

FF 59 - Foreign Delegates

FF 60 - Foreign Delegates

FF 61 - Foreign Delegates Miscellaneous

FF 62 - P.C.W. - Background and History

FF 63 - Host Delegate - Information Manual

FF 64 - American Host Delegates P.C.W. - lists

FF 65 - Foreign Delegates - Host Newspapers

FF 66 - CBS News Division N.Y.

FF 67 - KDUB-TV

FF 68 - KLZ (AM-TV)

FF 69 - KMBC

FF 70 - Mutual Broadcasting System

FF 71 - National Broadcasting Company

FF 72 - WCBS-TV

FF 73 - WDNC

FF 74 - WDSU Broadcasting Company

FF 75 - WSOY

FF 76 - Atlanta Constitution

FF 77 - Boston Herald Traveler

FF 78 - Buffalo News

FF 79 - Chicago American

FF 80 - Chicago Daily News

FF 81 - Chicago Sun-Times

FF 82 - Chicago Tribune

FF 83 - Cincinnati Enquirer

FF 84 - Cleveland Plain Dealer

FF 85 - Cleveland Press

FF 86 - Christian Science Monitor

FF 87 - Crowley Daily Signal

FF 88 - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

FF 89 - Dallas News

FF 90 - Denver Post

FF 91 - Des Moines Register and Tribune

FF 92 - Detroit Free Press

FF 93 - Honolulu Star Bulletin

FF 94 - Houston Post

FF 95 - Hutchinson - News

FF 96 - Indianapolis Star

FF 97 - Jackson Clarion Ledger

FF 98 - Kansas City Star

FF 99 - Los Angeles Times

FF 100 - Louisville Courier Journal

Box 5

FF 1 - Memphis Commercial Appeal

FF 2 - Miami Herald

FF 3 - Milwaukee Journal

FF 4 - Minneapolis Star and Tribune

FF 5 - Mobile Press Register

FF 6 - Nashville Tennessean

FF 7 - Newark News

FF 8 - New Orleans Times-Picayune

FF 9 - Newsday (Long Island)

FF 10 - New York Daily News

FF 11 - New York Herald Tribune

FF 12 - New York Times

FF 13 - Oklahoma City Daily Oklahoman

FF 14 - Philadelphia Evening Bulletin

FF 15 - Portand Oregonian

FF 16 - Rolla News

FF 17 - San Diego Union

FF 18 - St. Joseph New Press

FF 19 - St. Louis Globe-Democrat

FF 20 - St. Louis Post Dispatch

FF 21 - San Francisco Examiner

FF 22 - San Francisco Publishers Association

FF 23 - Seattle Post-Intelligencer

FF 24 - Topeka State Journal

FF 25 - Tulsa Tribune

FF 26 - Toledo Blade

FF 27 - Washington News, John Thomas O'Rourke

FF 28 - Washington Post Times-Herald

FF 29 - Washington Star, (District of Columbia)

FF 30 - Printing Information - Announcement

FF 31 - Printing Information - Insignia

FF 32 - Printing Information - Gold Book

FF 33 - Printing Information - Gold Stickers

FF 34 - Publicity Kit - UM School of Journalism

FF 35 - Responsibility

FF 36 - Recording Equipment

FF 37 - Seals

FF 38 - Speeches - "J Week" - 1959

FF 39 - 50th Anniversary Stamp - Correspondence - US Post Office and Congress

FF 40 - 50th Anniversary Stamp - Correspondence

FF 41 - Stamp and Envelope Design

FF 42 - Stamp Sales Promotion

FF 43 - Stamp Sales Reports

FF 44 - Stamp Company Address Cards

FF 45 - Stamp - Newsweek (first day issue cover and enclosures)

FF 46 - Stamp Ceremony - Columbia Committee

FF 47 - Honorary Committee - Stamp Ceremony

FF 48 - Stamp Ceremony - Platform Seating, Program

FF 49 - Stamp Ceremony - L. Rohe Walter

FF 50 - Stamp Albums

FF 51 - Invitations - Printed Stamp Ceremony

FF 52 - Printed Invitation Replies - Honored Guests

FF 53 - Stamp Ceremony - Honored Guests

FF 54 - Stamp Ceremony - Official Representatives

FF 55 - Stamp Ceremony - Invitation Responses

FF 56 - Stamp Ceremony - Invitation Responses

FF 57 - Stamp Ceremony - Regrets

FF 58 - Stamp Ceremony - Regrets

FF 59 - Stamp Ceremony - Reservations

FF 60 - Stamp Ceremony - Appreciation

FF 61 - Stamp Ceremony - Dinner September 21, 1958

FF 62 - Stamp - News Releases and Clippings

FF 63 - Founders' Day Graveside Ceremony Arrangements

FF 64 - Student Committee

FF 65 - S.N.P.A., Southern Newspaper Publishers Association

FF 66 - Visiting Instructor Program

FF 67 - University of Wisconsin Celebration

Box 6

First Day Issue Covers - September 22, 1958 with enclosure "First Day Issue Ceremony..." (envelope with first day cancellation, approximately 122 covers)

Box 7

First Day Issue Covers - September 22, 1958 with enclosure card "50th Anniversary University of Missouri World's First School of Journalism Columbia, MO..." Envelope with first day cancellation (official First Day Cover), approximately 250 covers

Box 8

FF 1 - Country Club - Columbia

FF 2 - Crown Reproductions - Freedom of Information Booklet, The Public Business is the Public's Business

FF 3 - D'Arcy Advertising

FF 4 - Denver M. Wright Co. - ashtrays

FF 5 - Director's Expenses Account - P.C.W.

FF 6 - Ecker and Company

FF 7 - Foreign Delegates Requiring Funds

FF 8 - Fund Raising Bills, Not N.Y.

FF 9 - Honorarians

FF 10 - Kelly Press, Incorporated

FF 11 - W. Colston Leigh - Payment to Eleanor Roosevelt for Appearance, February 14, 1959)

FF 12 - Luce Press Clipping Bureau

FF 13 - Muehlbach Hotel - Kansas City, Missouri

FF 14 - N.Y. Office - Bills Paid by Voucher

FF 15 - Reimbursements to Individuals for Personal Expenditures

FF 16 - Sheraton-Jefferson Hotel

FF 17 - Sigma Delta Chi

FF 18 - St. Louis Button Company (includes samples)

FF 19 - Tiger Hotel

FF 20 - University Inter-Departmental Orders and Stores Requisitions

FF 21 - Charles F. Welek and Company

FF 22 - Western Stamp Collector

FF 23 - Western Union Telegraph Company - Columbia

FF 24 - A.C.M.A., Agricultural College Magazines Associated

FF 25 - Advertising Conference, 1959

FF 26 - A.E.J., Association for Education in Journalism Convention, 1958

FF 27 - Celebrity Dinner - Contains Letter of Thanks from Harry S Truman

FF 28 - 50th Anniversary Times Newsletter Vol. 1, numbers 1,2,4,8,12

FF 29 - Ford Foundation

FF 30 - F.O.I., Freedom of Information Center Conference, December 11 and 12, 1958

FF 31 - F.O.I., Drawings of Buildings

FF 32 - F.O.I. Meeting - Includes 4 photographs (2 photos of campus area set aside for FOI Center; 1 photo of group of men by tunnel; 1 photo of Jefferson's original grave-marker in vault)

FF 33 - F.O.I. Seminar, March 13 and 14, 1958

FF 34 - Morris Jacobs Correspondence

FF 35 - Nathan Jacobs Correspondence

FF 36 - Journalist's Creed

FF 37 - William Mapel Correspondence

FF 38 - Miss Mizzou - Character in Steve Canyon adventure comic strip

FF 39 - National Newspaper Week - General Correspondence

FF 40 - National Newspaper Week - General Correspondence (Cont'd)

FF 41 - National Newspaper Week - Appreciation Letters

FF 42 - National Newspaper Week - Promotion Packet

FF 43 - National Newspaper Week - Regrets and Invitations

FF 44 - National Newspaper Week - Reservations and Arrangements

FF 45 - National Newspaper Week - Thank-you Letters from Samuel Montague

FF 46 - News Clippings

FF 47 - P.R.S.A., Public Relations Society of America Conference, November 21, 1958

FF 48 - Special Events - Blurbs and Room Reservations

FF 49 - Theta Sigma Phi

FF 50 - Voice of Democracy (includes complete project kit)

Box 9

FF 1 - Prospectus: 50th Anniversary Commemoration Program

FF 2 - 50th Anniversary - First Day Cover Stamp Design Contest, 1958

FF 3 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 1 - Introduction

FF 4 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 2 - Program and Special Events

FF 5 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 3 - Finance

FF 6 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 4 - Executive Committee

FF 7 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 5 - Publicity and Promotion

FF 8 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 6 - The Proposal

FF 9 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 7 - Attachments

FF 10 - Retrospective Celebration Scrapbook: Part 8 - Miscellaneous

FF 11 - Information Kit for the Semi-Centennial Celebration

OSP 1

Scrapbook of news clippings and other publications regarding planning and celebration of the Semi-Centennial

OSP 2

Gold and Black Banner commemorating the 50th anniversary of the MU School of Journalism

OSB 1

Scrapbook commemorating the Semi-Centennial and Freedom of the Press Stamp, oral history interview of Sam Montague (1992), and a binder of letters and news clippings relating to Montague's career (1935-1992)

MFR 1

[Microfilm roll of contents of OSP 1]

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