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Guide to the Rex Francis Harlow, "Years of Challenge" Autiobiography Material
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  • Overview
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Sketch
  • Description of the Collection
  • Access Terms

  • Overview

    Call Number: SC0605
    Creator: Harlow, Rex Francis, 1892-
    Title: Rex Francis Harlow, "Years of challenge" autiobiography material
    Dates: circa 1982
    Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
    Summary: This autobiography details his life as public relations executive and consultant as well as salesman, business executive, educator, researcher, lecturer, and author. Several chapters deal with his teaching career at Stanford and the Stanford Public Relations Institute. The collection also includes his correspondence with Howard Chase, 1982, who wrote the introduction.
    Language(s): The materials are in English.
    Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Stanford University Libraries
    557 Escondido Mall
    Stanford, CA 94305-6064
    Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
    Phone: (650) 725-1022
    URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

    Administrative Information

    Provenance

    Gift of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 2001.

    Information about Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Ownership & Copyright

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Cite As

    Rex francis Harlow, "Years of Challenge" Autiobiography Material (SC0605). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biographical/Historical Sketch

    Rex F. Harlow earned his doctorate in education at Stanford in 1937 and was on the faculty from 1938 to 1944. He was a major figure in the development of the public relations profession and a founder of the Public Relations Society of America. His published works include SOCIAL SCIENCE IN PUBLIC RELATIONS, PRACTICAL PUBLIC RELATIONS, and PUBLIC RELATIONS IN WAR AND PEACE, as well as many other books on education, history, and children's fiction. He died in 1993.

    Description of the Collection

    This autobiography details his life as public relations executive and consultant as well as salesman, business executive, educator, researcher, lecturer, and author. Several chapters deal with his teaching career at Stanford and the Stanford Public Relations Institute. The collection also includes his correspondence with Howard Chase, 1982, who wrote the introduction.

    Access Terms

    American Council on Public Relations --History.
    Chase, W. Howard.
    Harlow, Rex Francis, 1892-
    Stanford University--Faculty.
    Stanford University. Public Relations Institute.
    State Historical Society of Wisconsin
    Public relations.