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Preliminary Guide to the Maurice B. Mitchell Collection
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Box 1

Awards, Biographical, CSDI (a few serials issues and other ephemeral material)

Box 2

Biographical, Correspondence (includes some early files from ca. 1945, material relating to MBM in Washington, D.C., and activities in 1940s and 1950s)

Box 3

Encyclopaedia Britannica - mostly issues of in-house magazine


Foundations, Institutes, Centers

Box 4

Annenberg (MBM directed the Washington Program)

Box 5

Other (including Benton)

Box 6

Printing, Books, Libraries (MBM had an avid interest in printing; includes flyers and related material regarding fine presses and printing programs)

Box 7

Oversize - printed leaf, possibly from an early Encyclopaedia Britannica




Open Reel

Tape No. A10113/R7

National Association of Broadcasters, Memphis, TN - "Mitch's Pitch," late 1940s

Tape No. A10114/R7

Birmingham Public Schools, MI - MBM, keynote address, "The Educational Challenge of the 60's," Apr. 3, 1961

Tape No. A10115/R7

National Council for the Social Studies, St. Louis, MO - MBM, "Reflections on the Communications Revolution," [ca. Dec.] 1964

Tape No. A10116/R7

University of Minnesota, May 13, 1965 - MBM, "Education for a Great Society"

Tape No. A10117/R7

Encyclopaedia Britannica Development Meeting, Seattle, WA, Dec. 1965 - MBM Remarks

Tape No. A10118/R7

Phi Delta Kappa, Northern Illinois University, Oct. 7, 1966 - MBM, Zaulauf Lecture

Tape No. A10119/R7

Denver Ad Club, Apr. 25, 1968 - MBM remarks

Tape No. A10120/R7

KMOX interview, May 1968

Tape No. A10121/R7

Clintondale School Workshop, Michigan, n.d. - MBM keynote address



Tape No. A10122/CS

Mortar Board Alumni, DAC, Apr. 12, 1975 - MBM talk, as Chancellor of University of Denver

Tape No. A10123/CS

Rotary Business Conference, Feb. 7, 1979 - MBM talk

Tape No. A10124/CS

KCOY Channel 12 News item regarding Center [Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions], Mar. 26, 1979

Tape No. A10125/CS

YMCA President/Executive Conference, Mar. 30-Apr. 1, 1979 - MBM banquet speech

Tape No. A10126/CS

"Educational Communications Yesterday and Today: A Personal View," MBM and Gabriel D. Ofiesh, n.d.

Tape No. V1882/F1

16mm film - MBM (Encyclopaedia Britannica) - "Library Week," WNBQ TV, [ca. early 1960s]