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Doe-Anderson scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 1991_086-UA
The nine Elmer Doe advertising scrapbooks contain ad copy generated by the Doe firm for mostly Louisville area clients during the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates

  • 1920-1930

Creator

Extent

3 linear feet (8 flat boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Doe, formerly creative director for the J. Walter Thompson agency in New York, opened his independent firm in Louisville in 1915. Doe was a recognized and successful figure in the field of advertising and gained many of the leading firms in his region as clients. The firm, ultimately known as Doe-Anderson, is the seventh oldest continuously operating advertising agency in the United States.

Creator

Title
Doe-Anderson Scrapbooks
Status
completed
Language of description
Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752
502 852-6673 (Fax)