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Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Marketing Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: UR0002843

Scope and Content

The Marketing Department Records are comprised of a variety of different publication materials such as brochures, fliers, inserts, pocket calendars and postcards. A large portion of the collection consists of brochures that detail the different season’s concerts. There are also a large number of inserts from different programs that detail such things as program changes, profiles of performers, and upcoming events.

The publications series includes printed material related to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and while not necessarily created by the marketing department, it is relevant to the department's work.

Series 1: Creative content, 1920-2014 Series 2: Publications, 1945-2007

Dates

  • 1920 - 2014

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

15 Linear Feet (24 MB, 1 OS)

Abstract

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra Marketing Department Records are comprised of a variety of different publication materials such as brochures, fliers, inserts, pocket calendars and postcards. A large portion of the collection consists of brochures that detail the different season’s concerts. There are also a large number of inserts from different programs that detail such things as program changes, profiles of performers, and upcoming events. Also found in this collection are newsletters, souvenir books, subscriber guides, and other related publications.

Arrangement

Arranged in two series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-23) and Series 2 (Boxes 23-25). Folders are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition

This collection was deposited at the Walter P. Reuther Library by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on September 17, 2018.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Shae Rafferty on December 22, 2020. Original finding aid for DSO.05 created by Emily Daniels, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Intern and Cynthia Korolov, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Archivist.
Title
Guide to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Marketing Department Records
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Shae Rafferty. Originally processed and finding aid created by Emily Daniels, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Intern and Cynthia Korolov, Detroit Symphony Orchestra Archivist.
Date
2020-12-22
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA