Research & Collections News
October 25, 2021
Julius Potocsny and "Mobile" Phones from Ohio Bell, 1966
The Cinecraft digitization project continues. We currently have over 300 films digitized and online through the digital archives. Hagley's Audiovisual Digitization Archivist, Ona Coughlan, has been churning out a steady stream of films since the project began in 2020.
October 19, 2021
BBDO: There’s a Department For That
Like many companies, BBDO has had several departments come and go over the years. Some remain throughout the company history, while others seem to fade into the background. In this article, we will look at a handful of departments that I have found so far while processing the collection.
September 21, 2021
Work and Play = Workday Plan
How does one manage the motivation to toil and the impulse to enjoy the daily grind? This is a paradox I sometimes ponder in a profession that both demands focus and offers diversion. As a child of the Mary Poppins era, I still believe that “in every job that must be done, there is an element o