Collection MSS 010 - Larry Tye's "The Father of Spin" Research Files

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US MBE MSS 010

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Larry Tye's "The Father of Spin" Research Files

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1.67 linear feet; 2 record cartons, 1 document case

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The collection consists of the research Larry Tye conducted when writing his book "The Father of Spin:
Edward L. Bernays and the Birth of Public Relations." The materials are almost entirely copies of collections held at other institutions, articles, and correspondence, which Larry Tye annotated.

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Materials were kept in the order in which they were received.

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The collection is open to researchers. No materials may be checked out or be taken from the Emerson College Archives & Special Collections.

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  • English

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No further materials are expected.

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The Edward L. Bernays Papers reside with the Library of Congress: http://rs5.loc.gov/service/mss/eadxmlmss/eadpdfmss/2003/ms003016.pdf

Larry Tye donated his research files for his book "Superman: The High Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero" to Columbia University: http://findingaids.cul.columbia.edu/ead/nnc-rb/ldpd_10101342

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