Research & Collections News
April 23, 2021
BBDO: Promoting Progress at the New York World’s Fair, 1964
World’s Fairs or International Expositions highlight technology, agriculture, and other innovations of national or cultural significance. The 1964 World’s Fair, while no exception, did have its differences from previous fairs.
March 22, 2021
Catalyst Collection: Processing Women of Color in Corporate Management
I have been given the fantastic opportunity to work at the Hagley Library in the Archival Collections Department to help process the Catalyst, Inc. records. As a nonprofit research and advisory organization founded in 1962, Catalyst works to advance women in business and the professions.
March 19, 2021
Cinecraft Films Starring the Martha Stewart of Cleveland TV in the 1950s
Louise Winslow, a pioneer in sewing, cooking, and craft "how-to" programs on daytime television, is a largely forgotten figure today. Still, in parts of Ohio, she was the "Martha Stewart" of daytime television in the 1950s.