Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Don Belding:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1872-1987 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Belding, Don, 1897-1969
Title: Don Belding Papers,
Dates: 1872-1987 and undated
Abstract: The collection consists of personal and business records generated by the activities of Don Belding.
Collection # S75.1
Quantity: 21 boxes (21.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The founder of Foote, Cone and Belding Advertising Agency, Belding was born in 1898. He also founded the Freedoms Foundation with Dr. Kenneth Bell and financier E. F. Hutton. In 1962, he started a scholarship fund at Texas Tech University to support international students in the study of advertising.


Scope and Contents

Includes financial and legal materials, photographs, journals and scrapbook memorabilia, and numerous speeches made before political and professional organizations. Bulks with materials concerning Belding's career in the advertising business, and involvement in Freedoms Foundation, an educational support group.


 

Organization

The collection is organized into the following series:
  • Correspondence
  • Financial Material
  • Foot, Cone and Belding
  • Freedoms Foundation
  • General
  • John Q. Jennings
  • Journal
  • Legal Material
  • Literary Production
  • Barbara McCarthy
  • Photographs
  • Printed Material
  • Speeches
  • Scrapbook Material
  • Memorabilia

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Belding, Don, 1897-1969
Jennings, John Q.
McCarthy, Barbara
Subjects (Organizations)
Foote, Cone and Belding--advertising agency
Freedoms Foundation
Subjects
Advertisers--United States
Advertising--United States
Adertising agencies

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Halcyon Baggett Papers, 1944-1982
  • Jack D. Rittenhouse Papers, 1949-1988 and undated

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Don Belding Papers, 1872-1987 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
None for the record.

Gifts, 1981

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, 2004


Collection Inventory

 

Correspondence

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1 1 Ad Clubs: "A", 1951-1962
2 Ad Clubs, 1951-1968
3 Ad Clubs: Associated Advertising Agency, 1963
4 Ad Clubs: Benson, John, 1943 and undated
5 Ad Clubs: Collier, Charles (Chick), Ad Clubs,
6 Ad Clubs: McMahon, Robert, 1966-1967
7 Ad Club: "My Biggest..." Orange County, March 30, 1967
8 Advertising, Criticisms, 1945-1962
9 Americanism Educational League, 1959-1964
10 American Overseas Aid, 1948
11 Anniversary 25th, March 1967
12 Anthony, Edward, 1954
13 Bullard, Orlan K., 1947-1963
14 Baker, Alan, 1967
15 Belding, Alice, 1959 and undated
16 Belding, Barbara, 1945-1968
17 Belding, Don, Jr., 1947-1953
18 Belding, III, 1962-1969
19 Belding, Eunice, 1954 and undated
20 Belding, Harold, 1960-1962
21 Bercovitz, Z. T., 1963-1967
22 Bernhardt, Wolfgang, 1961
23 Birthday Letters, 1949-1957
24 Bois-Smith, Murray, 1964
25 Bryant, Daniel, 1962-1969
26 “C”, 1946-1964
27 Case, Vivian and Robert, 1958-1969
28 Chamber of Commerce, 1962
29 Cheney, Howard, 1947-1951
30 Christmas, 1955
31 Churchill, Asa, 1954-1955
32 Citizens Food Committee, 1947
33 Civilian Aide to the Army, 1955-1968
34 Civilian Aide to the Army: Association of United States Army, 1956-1957 and undated
35 Civilian Aide to the Army: Brucker, Wilber: Sea of the Army, 1957-1959
36 Civilian Aide to the Army: Cannon, Robert General, 1960-1961
37 Civilian Aide to the Army, 1958-1959
38 Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army Correspondence, 1960
39 Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army Correspondence, 1961
40 Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army Correspondence, 1962
41 Civilian Aide to the Army: Clifton, General, 1961-1965
42 Civilian Aide to the Army: Eaker, Irq. General, 1962-1968
43 Civilian Aide to the Army: Eddleman, General, 1959-1962
44 Civilian Aide to the Army: Gilmore, Major General, 1961
45 Civilian Aide to the Army: Holland, Col., 1963
46 Civilian Aide to the Army: Johnson, Gen. Harold K., 1967-1968
47 Civilian Aide to the Army: LeMay, Gen. Curtis, 1965
48 Civilian Aide to the Army: Lemnitzer, Gen. Chief of Staff, 1961-1968
49 Civilian Aide to the Army: Milligan, Col. Mary Louise, 1960
50 Civilian Aide to the Army: Petrazel, Col., 1959
51 Civilian Aide to the Army: Powell, General, Ambassador, 1963-1965
52 Civilian Aide to the Army: Ryan, General John L., 1965
53 Civilian Aide to the Army: Stahr, Elvis, Jr. Secretary of the Army, 1961-1962
54 Civilian Aide to the Army: Taylor, General Maxwell, 1957-1963
55 Clippings, 1961-1963
56 Clarke, General Bruce, 1960-1967
57 Coast Realty, 1961-1962
58 Colwell, Paul, 1959
59 Cope, James, 1961
60 Copley, James, Copley Press, 1955-1964
61 Crail, Joe, 1949
62 Crane, Robert, 1959
63 Cruise Arrangements, 1961-1964
64 Dail, Charles, Mayer of San Diego, 1962
65 Defense Orientation Conference Belding Correspondence, 1949-1958
66 DOCA: Naval Cruise, 1957
67 Rickenbacker, Edward, 1961
68 Defense Orientation Conference Association: Material From Jones, 1961
69 Defense Orientation Conference Association: Belding Correspondence, 1962
70 Defense Orientation Conference Belding Correspondence, 1962
71 Defense Orientation Conference Association: Belding Correspondence, 1963
72 Defense Orientation Conference Association, Belding Correspondence, 1964
73 Caraway, General (DOCA), 1964
74 DOCA, 1965
75 DOCA, 1966
76 “Why Vietnam?” Film, DOCA, 1966
77 DOCA, 1967
78 Notes on Trip Around the World, undated
79 DOCA, 1968
80 Guatamalo Briefing, Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, 1968
81 DOCA, 1969
82 Diesel Generator, 1955
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2 1 “E”, 1955-1965
2 Elson, Reverend, 1955
3 Eisenhower, Milton, 1954
4 Emerson, Earl, 1962
5 Entertainment, 1949-1960 and undated
6 Ethical Campaign Practices Committee, 1959
7 “F”, 1950-1964
8 Fifield, Reverend James, 1955-1964
9 Forest Fire Method, 1959
10 Forty Plus of Southern California, 1964-1966
11 Frawley, Patrick J., 1961-1967 and undated
12 “G”, 1955-1967
13 Gang, Tyre, Rudin and Brown, 1960
14 Gibbons, Ed, 1948-1968
15 Gill, Don, 1963-1967
16 Goldwyn, Samuel, 1947
17 Good Samaritan Hospital, 1966
18 Government Compensation, 1918-1947 and undated
19 Government Contracts, B. California, 1959-1967 and undated
20 Government Contacts: A. Washington, 1947-1961 and undated
21 Greater Los Angeles Plans, Inc., 1951
22 “H”, 1951-1967
23 Handling Unemployment, 1947-1968 and undated
24 Hatlo, Jimmy, 1959
25 Herbert, Selma, 1963
26 Hotel Reservations, 1965
27 Houston, University of, 1962
28 “I and J”, 1960-1964
29 Joint Committee, 1948
30 Joint ANPA, 1949-1965
31 “K”, 1955-1968
32 Kay, C.L. (Lubbock Christian College), 1969
33 Kemper, James S., 1963-1966
34 Knight, Ambassador Ridgeway, 1965
35 “L”, 1954-1964 and undated
36 Pioneer Picnic-Little Landers History Society, Tujunga California, July 4, 1967
37 “M”, 1951-1967 and undated
38 Masonic Building Association, 1951
39 Mayoranlty Campaign Correspondence, 1956
40 McCann, Kevin, 1955-1960
41 Meloy, General, 1962-1968 and undated
42 “My Old Dog Sarge”, 1961-1962 and undated
43 Dan Miller Luncheon, 1951
44 “N”, 1950-1968
45 National Conference of Christmas and Jews, Inc., 1951
46 Neumann, Robert, Ambassador to Afghanistan, 1966
47 Oppenheim, Allan J., 1960-1962 and undated
48 “P”, 1955-1963
49 Payne, Franklin, 1960-1963
50 Peale, Norman Vincent, 1961-1970
51 Pitchess (Sheriff), 1960-1965
52 Politics, 1946-1968
53 Poulson, Norris, 1967-1968
54 Printer’s Ink Publishing Co., 1962
55 “Q and R”, 1953-1967
56 Radford, Admiral Arthur, 1955-1962
57 Red Men, Improved Order of, 1968
58 Republican Associates, 1959-1967
59 “S” Correspondence, 1947-1968
60 School Bonds Committee, 1958
61 Security Bank and Insurance, 1962
62 St. Mary’s College, 1965
63 Small Business Administration Trip, 1945
64 Stoddard, Milt, 1949
65 Ed Swasey, 1943-1954 and undated
66 Sympathy Letters, 1969
67 Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, 1949 and undated
68 “T”, 1955-1965
69 Trudeau, Arthur, 1964
70 Truman, President, 1946
71 TV: Free vs. Pay, 1961-1964
72 “U, V, W, Z”, 1955-1968
73 Watkins, James, 1947 and undated
74 Weiss, Lewis, 1951
75 Western Oil and Gas Association, 1955
76 World Symphony Orchestra, 1966
77 Yacht Club, 1961-1962
78 Youth Freedom Speakers, 1968



 

Financial Material

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2 79 Charities: Tax Information, 1964-1967 and undated
80 Loans in Default, 1961-1963
81 Grizziey Publishing Company, 1959
82 Insurance, 1962
83 Personal Financial, 1948-1952
84 Personal Tax-File, 1967-1968 and undated
85 Receipts, 1948-1958 and undated
86 Receipts, 1963-1964 and undated
87 Rotor-Craft Corporation, Helicopters, 1961
88 Tax, 1957-1962
89 Expense Books, 1956-1957
90 Investments, 1962-1967



 

Foote, Cone and Belding

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2 91 Acme Beer, Background, 1949-1951
92 Solicitation of Acme Breweries, 1949
93 Beer Presentation, 1949
94 Ad Agencies and Oil Accounts, 1950-1964
95 Advertise Magazine, 1954
96 Agreements with F.C. and B., 1944-1957
97 All Year Club of Southern California, 1947-1953
98 Anderson, Sherwood, 1967
99 Annual Reports, 1965-1967
100 Belding’s Baseball Team, 1959
101 Berk, Harry A., 1948-1949
102 Brophy, Thomas D’Arcy, 1950
103 Brown, Helen Gurley, 1953-1955
104 Bryan-Brandenberg Incorporation, 1946-1956
105 Building Goodwill for America in Europe, 1948
106 Calavo Growers of California, 1952
107 Catalina Swimwear Press Release, undated
108 Clients, 1943-1970
109 Clients, Correspondence, 1947-1951
box folder
3 1 Clippings, 1944-1968
2 Cohama Presentation, 1946
3 Compton Advertising, 1940-1968
4 Cone-Bulletins, Inter-Office Correspondence, 1957-1960 and undated
5 Cone, Fairfax, 1945-1971
6 Creativity, 1937-1959
7 Crump, Spencer, 1962
8 Defense Department Advertising: Renegotiation Presentation, 1943
9 Office of War Information, 1944
10 Defense Department Advertising, 1951-1962
11 Dial Soap, 1955
12 Downey Lawsuit, 1947
13 Duckwall, Gene, V.P., 1955-1962
14 Ellis, James H.S., 1944-1968
15 Executive Committee, 1943-1964 and undated
16 Executive Committee, 1944
17 Executive Committee, 1945-1946
18 Executive Committee, 1947-1948 and undated
19 Executive Committee, 1949
20 Executive Committee, 1950
21 Executive Committee, 1951
22 Executive Committee, 1946-1947
23 Executive Committee Meetings, 1944-1948
Financial History
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3 24 Accounting: Arthur Anderson and Co., 1943
25 Accounts Due, 1946-1951
26 Agreement: Albert and Lasker, 1942-1945
27 Analysis of Salaries, 1907-1968 and undated
28 Billing Fore Casts, 1951
29 Board of Directors Meetings, 1944-1953
30 Bonus System, 1949-1954
31 Carney, Crowell and Leibman, 1946-1949
32 Cash Forecast, 1945-1949
33 Earnings Statements, 1946-1951
Financial Analysis
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3 34 Los Angelos and Hollywood, 1943-1948
35 Miscellaneous, 1949-1950
36 Motion Picture Division, 1948 and undated
37 Pension Plan: Financial History, 1944-1954
38 722 Clain, 1946-1949
39 Stock Reorganization, 1948
40 Stock Holders Meetings, 1950
41 Stock Sale, 1939-1963
42 Foote, Cone, and Bleding Heritage, 1872-1950
43 Foote, Cone and Bleding History, 1935-1967 and undated
44 Freign Operations, 1947-1961
45 Foote, Cone, and Belding International Correspondence, 1947-1954
46 F, C, and B International, 1947-1961
47 Goldberg, Frank, Australia, 1945-1946
48 London Office: Brian MacCabe, 1947-1962
49 Mexico, 1955
50 Swiss Watch Account, 1947-1952
box folder
4 1 F.C. and B. News, 1953-1969
2 F.C. and B. News November, “Belding’s Life Story,” undated
3 Foote, Emerson, 1943-1971
4 Forest Fire Campaign: Smokey, the Bear, 1961
5 Francisco, Don, 1940 and undated
6 Grand Prize Beer: Merchandising, 1951-1954
7 Handle-Soap, 1965
8 Hartshorne, J.F., Artist for Business Week, 1948
9 Hayes, Charles, 1953
10 Hughes Tool Company: Foote, Cone, and Belding, 1950-1951
11 “Inside the Underground” TV: Script, 1952-1953
Interoffice Correspondence
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4 12 Agencies, 1944-1968
13 Chicago, 1948-1958
14 Hollywood Office, Correspondence, 1947-1954
15 Houston Office, Correspondence, 1948-1961
16 Los Angeles Interoffice, 1935-1954
17 New York, 1942-1967
18 Portland Office, 1946
19 San Francisco Interoffice, 1954
20 Koretz, Robert: “History of Foote, Cone, and Belding, 1968
21 Kudner Agency, 1940-1968
22 Las Vegas, 1955
23 Lemon Presentation, 1946
24 Lockheed, 1962-1963
Lord and Thomas
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4 25 A.D. Lasker: Speeches, 1935
26 Lasker Correspondence, 1935-1951
27 Lasker Presentation: Loose Leaves, April 4, 1925
28 Lord and Thomas: Contracts, 1935
29 Lord and Thomas: Carcard Presentation, 1936
30 A New Agency is Born, 1943
31 The End of an Era in Advertising: Significance of Albert D. Lasker’s Death, 1952
32 Barnyard Conference A, 1936
33 Los Angeles Office Policy Manuel, 1954
34 Management Philosophy, undated
35 Miscellaneous, 1956 and undated
36 Music Master Method, 1947
37 “My Last Year” at F.C. and B., 1956
38 News of Advertising, Merchandising Markets from Foote, Cone, and Bolding, 1947
39 Oliver, Burt, 1960-1964
40 Outdoor Advertising, 1942-1962 and undated
41 Paint Association, 1948
42 F.C. and B., Personal, 1947-1949
43 Phillips-Ramsey, Incorporation, undated
44 Potter, Rex, 1955
45 Printed Material, 1946-1954 and undated
46 Pre-posed Operating Plan, 1954
47 Purex, 1952-1967
48 Radio Director, 1947
49 Raisin Solicitation: Facts about Foote, Cone and Belding, 1949
50 Resignation of American Tobacco Account, 1948
51 RKO, 1950
52 Roos Brothers Account, 1947 and undated
53 Salmon, Canned, 1951-1953
54 Sapiro Lawsuit, 1965
55 Secretaries, 1946-1967
56 Secretaries Reunion, 1964
57 Sherman, Stuart, 1947-1955
58 Sibley, Ford, 1948 and undated
59 Southern Pacific (Houston Office), 1953
60 Stebbins, Hal, 1946-1962
61 Sunkist, 1947-1968
62 TV Presentation: Cost Estimates, undated
63 Union Oil Company, 1936-1955 and undated
64 Western Growers and Shippers, 1955



 

Freedoms Foundation

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5 1 Freedoms Foundation, 1948-1961
2 Freedoms Foundation, January-June 1962
3 Freedoms Foundation, July-December 1962
4 Freedoms Foundation, 1963
5 Freedoms Foundation, 1964
6 Freedoms Foundation, 1965-1968
7 “The American Credos,” 1950-1968 and undated
8 “The American Credo,” 1948-1970 and undated
9 American Economic Foundation and Council for Secondary Education, 1948-1964
10 Barker, Jack, 1965
11 Boy Scouts Get Out the Vote Drive, 1952
12 Clippings, 1952-1969
13 Dedicatory Ceremonies, Programs, 1962-1968
14 Dethmer, John R., Supreme Court, 1954-1968
15 Don Belding Endowment Fund, 1967-1969
16 Dwight D. Eisenhower, Correspondence, 1949-1968
17 Eisenhower, General Dwight D., 1948-1964 and undated
18 Valley, Forge, Speech, 1949
19 Eisenhower, John, 1965-1971
20 Elson, Rev. Edward, 1955-1961
21 Essays: Dartmouth, 1967
22 Exposition Proposals, undated
23 Flander, Murray (Publisher), 1967-1968
24 Four Years Work for Freedom, 1949-1953
25 Freedoms Documents Foundation, 1962-1968
26 “Freedom’s Finest Hour,” 1966 and undated
27 Freedom’s Foundation at Valley Forge, 1949-1969
28 Freedom Foundation Trust, 1963
29 Freedom Shrine Bill, 1957
30 Goals for America, 1967 and undated
31 Guatemala Trip Castillo Armas Award, 1956
32 Clippings: Castillo Armas, 1956-1958
33 Photos: Castillo Armas, 1956
34 Freedoms Foundation: Historic Documents, April 9, 1967
35 History of Ownership, 1965
36 Hoover J. Edgar, 1951-1965
37 Humbird, Smokey and Alma, 1965
38 Linkletter, Art, 1961
39 Freedoms Foundation-Literary, Production, 1967 and undated
40 Memorandum to Main Supporter of Freedom Foundations, undated
41 Norman College, 1959
42 Occidental College, Awards Ceremony, 1955-1966
43 Orange City, Cue Sheet for “Hughes” Slides, Nov. 13, 1967
44 Outline of Freedoms Foundation, 1953
45 Pauley, Edwin, 1967
46 Phillips, Randall, Dr., FFVF Presentation, June 16, 1968
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6 1 Printed Material: The Purpose of Freedoms Foundation, 1949-1950
2 Printed Material: BYJAC News: Freedom, 1951-1960
3 Printed Material: ABN, Correspondence Bulletin, 1962-1964
4 Printed Material: Report from Valley Forge, 1965-1966
5 Printed Material: The American Way of Life, 1969-1970 and undated
6 Printed Material: The American Way of Life, 1949-1966 and undated
Radio and TV Scripts
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6 7 Proposal to Incorporate, 1948
8 Radio Interview, 1955
9 Clark Grew and Construction: American Credo, 1966
10 First Thanksgiving: American Credo, undated
11 Presentation Ceremony KPIX, 1965
12 Assignment Education, 1965
13 American Credo: Rabbi Lewis and Rev. G. Earl Daniels, 1966
14 American Credo: General Barksdale Hamlet, 1960s
15 American Credo: Three Housewives, undated
16 American Credo: Ernest Crain and David Grant, 1966
17 American Credo: Jerry LeBlanc, 1966
18 American Credo: Morrie Ryskind, September 4, 1965
19 American Credo: Norman Vincent Peale, undated
20 American Credo: Statue of Liberty, 1965
21 First Day of the American Revolution, undated
22 American Credo: Norad, undated
23 American Credo: California Missions, Continued, undated
24 American Credo: Freedom’s Finest Hour, in Complete, undated
25 Nine Capitals of the U.S., undated
26 Watts, Robert B., Dr., in complete, undated
27 Words of Communism, 1966
28 FBI Program #1, 1966
29 FBI Program #2, 1966
30 A Walk Through Pompeii A.D. 17, 1967
31 American Credo: Herculaneum, Christmas Show, Aug. 24, 79 A.D., 1966
32 Freedoms Foundation Miscellaneous Pages, 1966
33 American Credo: Sutter’s Fort, 1966
34 Reader’s Digest: American Way of Life, 1948-1961
35 Reagan, Renald, 1961-1967
36 Report and Fund Presentation, 1963
37 Rollman Memorial Grants, 1961-1963
38 Russia and the West Film, 1965
39 School Awards Program Report, 1950
40 Snow Job at Valley Forge, 1968
41 Soldier’s Letter, undated
42 Speeches: Freedoms Foundation Talk to Lions International, by Gen. Clarke, 1966
43 Speeches: Freedoms Foundation Presentation: Euclid Park, Gardon Grovs, California, June 14, 1966
44 Speeches: Freedoms Foundation Presentation to Dr. Randall C. Phillips, 1968
45 Speeches: Freedoms Foundation: History and Programs, Speeches, undated
46 Speeches: Freedoms Foundation: Special Projects, 1949-1970
47 Stump, Adm. Felix, 1959-1967
48 Taylor, David, 1951-1965
49 Whipple, George, 1966
50 Whittier College, 1963-1964



 

General Files

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6 51 Academy of Advertising: Pamphlet Designed at Texas Tech, 1961-1963
52 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: Pacific Coast Advertising Clubs, 1940
53 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: American Advertising Federation, 1967-1969 and undated
54 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: Advertising Club of Los Angeles Advertising Law, 1913
55 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: Advertising Club Printed Material, undated
56 Advertising Club of Los Angeles, 1960-1964
57 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: Advertising Association of the West, 1947-1969
58 Advertising Club and Ad Clubs-4A’s: AAW Seattle Convention, 1966
59 Advertising Council-Need and Purpose, Paul B. West, undated
60 Advertising Council-Set-up, Outline, undated
61 Advertising Council-Set-up, Outline #2, undated
62 Advertising Council Organization-Chart, undated
63 Advertising Council: Washington Attitude re: Advertising F.R. Gamble, December 1941
64 Advertising Council: Commercial Radio Cooperation: Bernard G. Schoenfeld-a Letter, 1941
65 Advertising Council: O.E.M. Information Division-Correspondence, Donald Nelson, H. Andrew Dudley, 1941
66 Advertising Council: Rankin Plan, January 9, 1942
67 Advertising Council: Geyer Proposal, undated
68 Advertising Council: Government Advertising-Editorial: Editor and Publisher, undated
69 Advertising Council: Government Publicity: Country Newspaper Attitude Editorial-American Press, undated
70 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: Guardia, undated
71 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: World-War Government Advertising, George Creel-John Benson, January 8, 1942
72 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: Post World-War Government Advertising: Agency Corporation Set-up, undated
73 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: British Advertising Experience, Memo #2, undated
74 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: British Advertising Experience, Memo #1, undated
75 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: British Advertising Experience, Memo #3, December 12, 1941
76 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: Government War Jobs to be Done, undated
77 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: Advertising Agency Organization, undated
78 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: National Defense Organization-Chart, undated
79 Advertising Men Can Help Civilian Defense: Miscellaneous, January 10, 1942
80 Advertising Council, 1951
81 Advertising Council, DB Dinner, 1955
82 Advertising Council, 1955-1956
83 Advertising Council, Annual Dinner, 1967
84 Advertising Council, Problems of Higher Education, 1958
85 Air Force Village, 1964-1966
86 All American Conference, 1951
box folder
7 1 Alpha Delta Sigma, 1950-1964 and undated
2 American Bar Association Education about Communism, 1968
3 American Association of Industrial Editors, Resolution, 1949
4 Arms of Friendship, 1962
5 Arthritis Foundation, 1959-1969
6 AT&T, 1964-1965
7 Award; Americanism, 1967-1968
8 Awards Titles and Clubs, 1938-1967 and undated
9 “Belding Awards” “Words,” May 24, 1967
10 Belding Awards, 1967-1970
11 Alice, Belding, 1947-1966 and undated
12 Barbara’s Wedding, 1951 and undated
13 Mollie Belding’s Funeral (Don Belding’s Mother), 1944-1948
14 Bohemian Club, 1958-1963
15 “Bonus Gifts,” 1966 and undated
16 Boy’s Club Foundation, 1960
17 Boy Scouts, 1964-1967
18 Bradley, General Omar, 1951-1966
19 Bradley, Omar; Interview on UMT (Universal Military Training), 1951
20 Brezealle, Ella: Valley National Bank, 1961-1962
21 Brigitte, Saint-Material and Pictures: Awards and Titles, Clubs, Pictures, 1963-1968 and undated
22 Christians and Jews for Law and Morality, 1965-1967 and undated
23 The Christopher Project, 1952 and undated
24 Church, 1965
25 Community for Positive Living: Articles of Inc., By Laws, Joint Venture Agreement, and Minutes, 1963-1966
26 Crippled Children’s Society, Easter Seals, 1955-1968 and undated
27 Diphosphopyridine Nucleotide (DPN)-Enzomedic Laboratories, Newspaper Clippings, 1956-1957 and undated
28 Disney Tribute: Arthritis Convention-New York Hilton, June 19, 1967
29 DOCA Report: Pacific Military Bases, undated
30 Dye, David (of Lubbock), 1965
31 EPI-HAB, 1961-1964
box folder
8 1 Eversharp-Schick Incorporated, 1962
2 Eversharp-Schick, Incorporated, 1962-1963
3 Eversharp-Schick, Correspondence, 1964-1967
4 Foamettes (Schick-Eversharp), 1964
5 Foamettes, 1967
6 Schick, 1965 and undated
7 B.B. Pen Company: Eversharp Schick, 1947
8 Long Range Plan, Outline, 1967
9 Federal Aviation Agency, 1959-1961 and undated
10 FBI: Letter and Resume, 1955
11 Feather River Project, 1959
12 Federal Trade Commission, 1958-1960
13 Fortune Magazine: Article and Rebuttal by Jack Smock, 1950
14 Forums-Town hall Etc., LWV, 1952-1955 and undated
15 Glaser, Rabbi Judah, 1966 and undated
16 Guiana Plant, undated
17 Jessica (Boat), 1948-1951 and undated
18 Grants Pass High School Report Card, 1910-1914
19 Grants Pass High School, “Class of 1914,” 1934-1948
20 Grants Pass High School, “Class of 1914,” 1949
21 Grants Pass High School, “Class of 1914,” 1950-1964
22 Grants Pass High School, Class Reunion Photos, 1949
23 Grants Pass High School, “Class of 1914” Printed Material, 1949
24 Grants Pass High School, Reunion, 1962-1964
25 Joint Committee A.N.A. A.A.A.A. (American Association of Advertising Agencies), 1947 and undated
26 Joint Committee Correspondence, 1948-1949
27 Joint Committee, Miscellaneous Papers, 1946-1949
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9 1 Joint Committee of the Association of National Advertisers: American Economic System Copy, 1947
2 Joint Committee of the Association of National Advertisers: General, 1955
3 Joint Committee of the Association of National Advertisers: Jones, Laurence: Piney Woods School, 1945-1968
4 Joint Committee of the Association of National Advertisers: Ida Laurel, 1966 and undated
5 Joint Committee of the Association of National Advertisers: Law Enforcements Needs, 1969
6 Los Angeles Airport Board: Airlines, 1955-1961
7 Los Angeles Airport Board: Airlines, 1965-1967
8 Los Angeles Airport Board: Airport Department Annual Report, 1954-1955
9 Los Angeles Airport Board: Architects, 1955
10 Los Angeles Airport Board: Budget, 1954-1956
11 Los Angeles Airport Board: California Air National Guard, 1954-1955
12 Los Angeles Airport Board: Clippings: Belding and Forty, 1961
13 Los Angeles Airport Board: Construction Management, 1955
14 Los Angeles Airport Board: Expenses, 1953-1955
15 Los Angeles Airport Board: Federal Aid, 1955
16 Los Angeles Airport Board: Joint Venture Policy Board, 1956
17 Los Angeles Airport Board: Lease Agreement, 1955
18 Los Angeles Airport Board: Locker Survey, 1955
19 Los Angeles Airport Board: Report on Airports in Europe, undated
20 Los Angeles Airport Board: Meetings Agendas, 1954-1956
21 Los Angeles Airport Board: Meetings, 1954-1959
22 Los Angeles Airport Board: Miscellaneous, 1955-1961
23 Los Angeles Airport Board: Parking, 1955
24 Los Angeles Airport Board: Public Relations, 1955
25 Los Angeles Airport Board: San Fernando Valley Airport, 1955
26 Los Angeles Airport Board: Street and Sewer Extensions, 1955
27 Los Angeles Airport Board: VIP Mailing List, 1955
28 Los Angeles Airport Board: Zoning, 1955
29 Los Angeles Airport Board: Through the Eyes of the Poulson Board of Airport Commissioners, 1953-1961
30 Los Angeles Airport Board: Belding Reply to Mayer Forty, undated
31 Los Angeles Airport Board: General, 1956
32 Los Angeles Airport Board: Airport, Miscellaneous, and Newspaper Clippings, 1951-1961
33 Los Angeles Airport Board: “Broadcast by Don Belding,” 1960
34 Los Angeles Airport Board: Congressional Hearing-LAX, April 21, 1960
35 Los Angeles Airport Board: The Mayor Fight, 1957-1962 and undated
36 Los Angeles Airport Board: Sound Abatement Program, 1959
37 Los Angeles Airport Board: Airport Ground Opening, 1961
38 Los Angeles Airport Board: Los Angeles, District Attorney, 1965-1966
39 Los Angeles Airport Board: Los Angeles Yacht Club, 1959-1964
40 Lodestone, Jay, 1959
41 Luck man, Charles, 1949-1968
42 Magazines for Friendship, 1951
box folder
10 1 Meals for Millions, 1965-1967 and undated
2 Merchants and Manufactures, 1947-1951 and undated
3 Metropolitan Transit Authority, 1959-1964
4 Miscellaneous, 1959
5 Moral Re-Armament (MRA), 1946-1966 and undated
6 Mother, 1946-1951
7 National Committee for Economic Freedom, 1963
8 National Monument Commission, 1954-1955
9 Nixon, Richard: Speech Outlines, July 1959
10 Nixon, Richard: Speech: America in the Would City, 1967
11 Nixon, “My Contacts with Richard Nixon,” Draft, January 1969
12 Nixon, Richard, 1948-1972 and undated
13 Nixon, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion Media Programming Division, 1945-1946 and undated
14 Nixon, University of Oregon, 1947 and undated
15 Pageant for Peace, 1960
16 Parapsychology, 1963-1968 and undated
17 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Neighbors, 1953-1956
18 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Neighbors, 1952-1964 and undated
19 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Ranch, 1959 and undated
20 Pauma Valley (Ranch): General, 1951-1958
21 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Pepper dine College, 1955-1964
22 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Pomona Conference on Economic, 1951
23 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Radio Free Europe, 1968 and undated
24 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Don Belding: Reference Notes, Personal, undated
25 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Philip Rosen Bach, 1951-1953
26 Pauma Valley (Ranch): SAEFCO Corporation, 1968-1969 and undated
27 Pauma Valley (Ranch):Steepest, 1965 and undated
28 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Save the Children Federation, 1947-1959
29 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Scott, George A., 1964 and undated
30 Pauma Valley (Ranch): Shoe Travelers Association, 1955
31 Small Business Advisory Questionnaire, 1945
32 Small Business Advisory Committee, 1946
33 Small Business Advisory Committee, Department of Commerce, 1947
34 Small Business Advisory Committee, Department of Commerce, 1948
35 Small Business Advisory Committee, Secretary of Commerce Sawyer, Luncheon, 1949
36 Small Business Advisory Committee, 1949
37 Small Business Advisory Committee, Dept. of Commerce, 1950-1958
38 Small Business Advisory Committee, Tin Shortage, 1947-1951
39 Study on Methods of Improving Service to Small Business by Department of Commerce, 1945
40 Testimonial Dinner, #1, January 23, 1957
41 Texas Tech University: “Advertising Recognition Week” Lubbock, Texas, February 2, 1967
42 Texas Tech University: Billy Ross, Correspondence, 1963-1967
43 Texas Tech University: List of Awards from Belding, undated
44 Texas Tech University: Rolf Wigand, 1967-1968
45 Texas Tech University: Gunter Prattler, 1969-1970
46 Texas Tech University: Miscellaneous, 1967-1970
47 Texas Tech University: “Advertising Recognition Week,” February 16, 1967
48 Texas Tech University: Belding’s Speech, 1968
49 Texas Tech University: Chung, Julius C.D., 1970
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11 1 South American Trip: Three Sisters Wilderness, 1955
2 South American Trip: Mexico and Central America, 1952
3 South American Trip, 1948-1962 and undated
4 South American Trip: Itinerary, 1951 and undated
5 South American Trip: European Trip, 1954
6 South American Trip: Invitations, 1954 and undated
7 South American Trip: European Trips, 1955-1958 and undated
8 South American Trip: European Trip, 1959-1960
9 South American Trip: To the Staff, 1956
10 South American Trip: Report, 1956
11 South American Trip: To the Staff, 1956
12 South American Trip: Itinerary by National Travel Service, 1956
13 South American Trip: Correspondence, 1956-1957 and undated
14 South American Trip: Wurmbrand, Rev. Richard, 1967-1968
15 South American Trip: Young Men’s Christian Association, 1948-1962 and undated



 

John Q. Jennings

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11 16 American Council for the International Promotion Under a God (CTP), Incorporated, 1967
17 “Capitalism and Ethics” by Reverend John C. Bennett, President Union Theological Seminary, 1966
18 Crusade for Economic Sanity, 1903-1967
19 Correcting The Public’s Economic Delusions: Transcripts of “What’s the Issue?,” July 3, 1966
20 Correspondence, 1965-1967
21 “The Facts on U.S. Economy Defy Marxist Claims,” The Catholic News, November 24, 1966
22 Government Unions and Company Demolish Khrushchev’s “Big Lie,” 1966
23 The Hoax That Shook the World, “Christian Economics,” June 24, 1958
24 “Labor Looks at Capitalism” by George Many Presidents: American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1966
25 National Industrial Conference Board, 1966-1967
26 “Pay vs. Profit: Where the Nation’s Money Really Goes,” Readers Digest, February 1966
27 Private Italian Industries Are Not Monopolies, 1963-1965
28 “That Myth about Profits,” Nation’s Business, December 1966
29 “Just How Big are Profits,” Daily News, September 26, 1966
30 “International Public Relations Case Study: Publicizing Profits and Payrolls Abroad,” May 9, 1967
31 “Religious Postulates of the Economic Social-Order in Freedom” by his Eminence Pads Cardinal Marella President: Vatican Secretariat for Relations with Non-Christians, 1966
32 “Wage Earner Gets Most,” The Topeka Daily Capital, May 23, 1967
33 Weekly Magazine Digest, United States Steel Corporation, September 19, 1966
34 “Who Gets the Money?” Farm Journal, May 1967
35 “Why Kill the Goose?,” 1967



 

Journals of Don Belding

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11 36 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, April 1957
37 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, May 1957
38 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, June 1957
39 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, July 1957
40 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, August 1957
41 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, October 1957
42 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, December 1957
43 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, January 1958
44 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, February 1958
45 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, March 1958
46 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, April 1958
47 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, May 1958
48 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, June 1-21, 1958
49 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, June, 21-Aug. 1, 1958
50 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, August 1958
51 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, September 1958
52 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, October 1958
53 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, November 1958
54 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, December 1958
55 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, January 1959
56 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, February 1959
57 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, March 1959
58 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, Activities, April 1959
59 Of Doubtful Interest: No Acknowledgement Required, Activities, May 1-June 7, 1959
60 Come With Me on a Trip to Berlin and Vienna: No Acknowledgment Necessary, Activities, June 7-July 7, 1959
61 Of Doubtful Interest: But This Time an Acknowledgement is Requested, See Last Page, Activities, July 1959
62 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, August 1959
63 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, September 1959
64 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, October 1959
65 This November Journal For Men Only, Activities, November 1959
66 My December Journal: No Acknowledgement Required, 1959
67 Of Possible Interest No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, January 1960
68 Of Possible Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities, February 1960
69 Of Doubtful Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Activities of Don Belding, March 1960
70 Of Doubtful Interest: No Acknowledgement Necessary, Don Belding’s Wanderings, Trials and Tribulations During the Month of, April 1960
71 The Anti-Climatic Month of May: No Acknowledgement Required, Don Belding’s Activities, May 1960
72 Report of Activities of Don Belding For the Month of, No Acknowledgement Required, June 1960
73 Helicopters Become a Part of My Life During a Rather Dull Month for Activity and Excitement: Activities, July 1960
74 On a Trip to Europe I Visit our Top Army People on Duty There, Activities, August 1960
75 Emphases on the Military: Activities of Don Belding, September 1960
76 We Sell the Ranch: Activities of Don Belding, October 1960
77 Fantastic Helicopter Ride, Activities of Don Belding, November 1960
78 The More or Less Irrational Activities of Don Belding, December 1960
79 Trip to the Caribbean, Activities of Don Belding, February 1961
80 Back to Work: For the Airport, M.T.A. and Army, Trip East for Freedoms Foundation, Activities of Don Belding, March 1961
81 Speeches Galore, We Buy a Home, Trips to Colorado Springs, Activities of Don Belding, April 1961
82 Three Trips East, We Move to New Home, Encounter With Murder, Activities, May 1961
83 Trips to Atlanta and Seattle, A Testimonial Dinner, Activities of Don Belding, a Retired Man During, June 1961
84 I Shift Activities to M.T.A., Trip to Washington, Two Week-Ends at Bohemian Grove, The Normal Activities of Don Belding, a Retired Man, July 1961
85 Bill Collins Retires, Dental Trouble, A Boat Trip, Not Much Happening this Month, A Retired Man, August 1961
86 Two Trips to Washington, A Speech in Salt Lake, I Become President of D.O.C.A., September 1961
87 I Buy “Skunky,” More Work on MTA Problems, Getting My Feet Wet with D.O.C.A., Several Military Meetings, October 1961
88 Five Speeches, Trips to San Diego, Arizona, Fort Irwin and Washington, November 1961
89 Zeus Shots, Two Trips East, A Day with Former President Eisenhower, December 1961
90 Speaking Trip to Northwest and Other Events, January 1962
91 Speech By Long Distance, Two D.O.C.A. Trips Including Cape Canaveral, February 1962
92 Artillery, Missile Silos, and SAC Trips to Oklahoma, New York, and Washington, March 1962
93 Trips to Washington and Sacramento, A Boat Trip with Pat Frawley, Cancer Pauses at My Back, and other Miscellaneous items, April 1962
94 My Plan for San Diego, Visit to SAC, Fort Benning, Norfolk, Cherry Freedoms Foundation Presentations, May 1962
95 Board Meetings, Speeches, Graduations, A Tribute to Disney, Visit to China Lake, A.F.A.’s Public Service Award, June 1962
96 The Monthly Journal of Don Belding, who Retired to a Busier Life than Business in his 59th Year, July 1962
97 I Meet Cyrus Vance in San Francisco, 4 Days on Lake Mead, Freedom Foundation Presentations, August 1962
98 Mrs. B and I are now on a round-the-world trip starting first with a visit to Military Bases, September 1962
99 Come with Me on a Visit to Our Pacific Military Bases, Sept. 23-Nov. 1, 1962
100 Around the World after Completing our DOCA Military Tour at Bangkok with Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Payne of Los Angeles, 1962
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12 1 Three Trips—San Francisco, New York, Palm Springs, Three Speeches, January 1963
2 On Lincoln’s Birthday I Gave the Freedoms Foundation story at the Annual Awards Banquet of the Pasadena Advertising Club, February 1963
3 Four Board Meetings-Four Trips Out-of-State-Four Secretaries’ Reports, March 1963
4 Meeting in New Orleans, Sertoma Club and Alexander Sweel, Lunch at Reader’s Digest, April 1963
5 Three Fund Meetings for Freedoms Foundation, May 1963
6 I Became a Radio M.C., “The American Credo,” Breakfast with Belk and Birdsall, Freedoms Foundation Seminar, June 1963
7 Dinner with Wilcoxes, Life Magazine Presentation, Sunday Dinner with General Truman, July 1963
8 Two Week Cruise in a Charter Boat above Vancouver, B.C., September 8, 1963
9 Three Board Meetings, Ten Radio Shows, One Trip East, Surviving a Heat Wave, 1963
10 National Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation Meeting, Visit to Art Center, October 1963
11 Veterans Day at Brown Military Academy in San Gabriel Valley, Visit to Happy Hull II, Lunch with Fran Fox, November 1963
12 Visit to Escondido and Phoenix, Crippled Children’s Board, Visit to Mencaccys, December 1963
13 A Poem for Retired Folks, Tournament of Roses, Freedoms Foundation Board Meetings, Dinner with Mary Cameron, January 1964
14 Radio Show in Washington D.C. with Dr. Frederick Brown Harris, Why I Oppose Pay-TV in California, February 1964
15 The Film Shooting of “Conversation with Eisenhower,” FC&B Second Reunion, March 1964
16 Five Speeches, Five Trips to San Diego, Four Trips Elsewhere, Fifteen Meetings of Various Sorts and Sizes, April 1964
17 50th Reunion of the Class of 1914, Grants Pass, Ore., High School, May 1964
18 Medal from Grupo America International Institute of American Ideals, June 1964
19 Trip to Alaska with DOCA group, Volume 8 No. 7, July 1964
20 British Columbia Inlets, Jackson’s Booming Ground in Agamemnon Channel, August 15, 1964
21 Colonel Russell P. (Red) Reeder, The 67th half-hour Radio Program “The American Credo” in New York, September 10, 1964
22 Speech to the Alumni Group of the Art Center School at the Request of Jason Hailey, October 1964
23 Votes against Pay-TV, November 1964
24 Historic Meeting with the Los Angeles County Chapter of the Women’s Division of Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, December 1964
25 80th Birthday Party for a Freedoms Foundation Director, Dr. Lawrence Jones, January 1965
26 “American Credo” Shows in Youngstown, Ohio, February 1965
27 First Leg of Near East Trip, February 25-March 21, 1965
28 Second Phase of Near-East Trip Covering Syria, Jordan, Israel, Turkey, and Greece, March 21-April 23, 1965
29 Trip to NATO Bases with the Defense Orientation Conference Association Group, May 1965
30 Conclusion of the Eversharp, Inc. Board Meeting, June 1965
31 Bill Thompson of KGBS who handles the recording of all my American Credo shows in Los Angeles, July 1965
32 Daughter and Son-in-Law Return after Five Week Trip from the South Pacific, August 1965
33 Visit to the Statue of Liberty Island, talk to the Curator, for material for the Radio Show “American Credo,” October 1965
34 Stage Setting for the Freedoms Foundation Awards Television Show, September 1965
35 Testimonial Luncheon in the Coconut Grove, Owners of the America Gave Belding the Plaque Show in Picture, November 1965
36 Shooting into the Sunlight, the Picture shows Father Michael V. Gannon and Belding before the Mission of Nombre de Dios, 1965
37 Another Birthday-With Belding’s Youngest Grandchildren, Ann and Jerrel Richards, January 1966
38 Board Meeting at General American Corporation, Seattle. Pi Beta Phi Visit, “Advertising Man of the Year,” February 1966
39 Crippled Children’s Society of Los Angeles County and its Easter Seal Drive, March 1966
40 James Copley and Belding greet Former President Eisenhower at Casa del Zorro in Borrego Springs, April 1966
41 Course at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, “Senior Officers Counterinsurgency and Special Warfare Orientation Course,” May 1966
42 25th Anniversary of the Launching of the Advancement of Business Program for the Advertising Association, June 1966
43 Speech to the Bible Class of the Mt. Lebanon Methodist Church in Pittsburgh, PA, July 1966
44 Vacation Month, Dinner with John Lafollette, Results of Audit, August 1996
45 Belding Records two Shows with FBI and C.D. Deloach, September 1966
46 Belding became President of Crippled Children’s Society of Los Angeles County, Inc., October 1966
47 Mrs. B’s amazing Recovery from the Vineberg Myocardial Revascularization, November 1966
48 Walt Disney Receiving Freedoms Foundation’s highest award from the hands of Former President Dwight D. Eisenhower, December 1966
49 Belding Judges the California Newspaper Association entries, Planning a National Convention, January 1967
50 Speech at Palm Desert to Republican Women’s Club for “Freedoms Foundation” Speech in Lubbock, TX, February 1967
51 Crippled Children’s Easter Egg Hunt at the Ambassador Hotel, March 1967
52 Groundbreaking Ceremonies for the “Spirit of 76’ Library, on the grounds of Freedoms Foundation, April 1967
53 Procession to the Faith of Our Fathers Chapel for the formal Dedication Ceremonies at Valley Forge, May 1967
54 Silver Bowl award by Gordon Hearne, Creative Advertising, June 1967
55 “Dinner at the Bowl,” 4th of July Picnic, Dinner with the Badgetts, Fiery Dinner at the Derby, July 1967
56 Dedication of the Lawrence L. Frank Rehabilitation Center of the Los Angeles County Society for Crippled Children, August 1967
57 Conclusion of Ceremonies Marking the Dedication of the Statue of George Washington at Prayer, September 1967
58 Defense Orientation Conference Association dinner in Washington, D.C., Trip to Disneyland, October 1967
59 The Investiture of General Thomas S. Power into the Ecumenical Order of St. Brigitte, November 1967
60 Governor Nelson Rockefeller in New York, Visit to Pauma Valley, Lunch With Lee Curran, December 1967
61 Trip to Panama with a Defense Orientation Conference Association Group, January 1968
62 Governor Reagan and fund Drive for Crippled Children, February 1968
63 Army Omar N. Bradley and Kitty Bradley at the Patriotic Ball, March 1968
64 Pauma Valley and the Dedicatory talk at the Presentation of a Flagpole in the Community Center, April 1968
65 Mrs. B and Belding greeted by Dick Miller, Awards Chairman at Annual Belding Awards Dinner at Century Plaza, May 1968
66 Father’s Day, Speech at the Wilshire Methodist Church, Presentation of Freedoms Foundation’s George Washington Medal, June 1968
67 Leo W. Mitchell, Forman of the Center for Crippled Children’s Society, July 1968
68 Belding Receives the Life Membership in the Order of Red Men, August 1968
69 Marble Collegiate Church, Cobalt-New Series, Examination of Tumor, September 1968
70 Trustees of LEAN (Law Enforcement and Its Needs), October 1968
71 Sheraton Hotel in Boston is the governing body of the National Easter Seal Society, November 1968
72 Valley Forge, PA, Five Members of Freedoms Foundation’s Executive Committee, December 1968
73 Governor Ronald Reagan meets Easter Seal Child, January 1969
74 Hospital Visit, Cancer Treatment, Arbitration Case, Family Conference, February 1969
75 Dedication of the new Hollywood Crippled Children’s Society Center, March 1969
76 Freedoms Foundation Awards Luncheon, Bob Koretz, Holiday News, Road Named for Belding’s Grandfather, April 1969
77 Palm Springs, Wills, Doctors Report, Lunch with Bryant Essick, May 1969
78 Executive Committee Meeting of Freedoms Foundation, Third Annual Belding Awards, June 1969
79 Opening of New Crippled Children’s Regional Center, July 1969
80 Belding at Home Resting from Treatments, Health Issues, August 1969
81 Don Belding: In Memoriam, September 16, 1969



 

Legal Material

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12 82 Camp Kearnn, Honorable Discharge from the United States Army, Marriage Certificate, Award of Disability Compensation, 1919-1923
83 Enlistment Record, 1921



 

Literary Production

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12 84 “A Seven Point Marketing Plan for Lemons,” Don Belding, June 19, 1957
85 “Ad Restrictions: Threat to Economy?” Printer’s Ink, September 21, 1962
86 “The Agency’s Relation to the Small-Town Newspaper,” by Don Francisco, ghost written by Don Belding, 1925-1926
87 America’s New Third Market: The Los Angeles Metropolitan Area, 1954
88 Future of Advertising, “Challenges of Advertising” by Don Belding, 1963-1964
89 “Is Advertising a Sin,” by Don Belding, undated
90 Advertising is a Precarious Business, 1954
91 On Alcohol and Advertising, 1959-1961
92 “On Contacting Clients,” Opinion, undated
93 “On Courage,” Opinion, undated
94 “On the Advertising Agency Business,” 1954-1962
95 “On the Advertising Agency,” undated
96 “Pacific Coast Advertising Fights for American Way of Life and Business,” Printer’s Ink, January 30, 1942
97 “Afterlife” Edited Drafts, undated
98 “Afterlife” Final Draft, 1963
99 “Afterlife” Editing Copy, undated
100 “Afterlife” Correspondence, 1964-1969
101 “Afterlife” Correspondence, Second Printing Mailings, 1966-1967 and undated
Autobiography Letters
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13 1 Don Belding: Life and Work, 1969
2 The Retirement of Belding “One Man’s Retirement,” 1954-1964
3 Don Belding’s Autobiography, 1950-1970
4 Biographical Notes, 1897-1971
5 Belding’s Last Day, 1969
6 Don Belding’s Funeral Arrangements, 1969 and undated
7 Barbara Belding’s Correspondence on Don’s Biography, 1969-1971
8 Correspondence, 1955
9 American Economy System, Book Subjects, 1970-1971
10 Agents, 1970-1971
11 Belding’s Autobiography, Chapter 5, 1947-1960 and undated
12 Book Research and Correspondence, 1904-1971 and undated
13 The Film Dissolves, Belding’s Life, Age 3-6, undated
14 “The Chapter of My Life Titled: San Francisco,” 1948
15 “Afterlife,” Parapsychology-ESP, 1961-1969
16 “The Battle for Men’s Minds,” Pacific Coast Business and Shipping Register, July 24, 1950
17 “Mollie Belding’s Memory Book,” 1945
18 “Comedy of Errors Puts me Close to Death,” 1966
19 “Don’t Forget Fairplay,” 1948
20 “Facts Every Employee Should Know,” 1965-1968 and undated
21 “Free World Manifesto,” 1961-1963 and undated
22 “How Shall We Sell Today,” 1954
23 “I Salaam to a Robber Baron,” 1940
24 Jerry’s Book, 1970 and undated
25 Los Angeles Department of Airports, “Through the Eyes of the Poulson Board of Airport Commissioners,” 1953-1961
26 Memorial Book Ideas, undated
27 Miscellaneous, Literary Production, undated
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14 1 “My Talk with Nixon,” undated
2 “My Trip to the Orient,” by Alice Belding, undated undated
3 “Of Possible Interest,” 1957 and undated
4 “On Press and Letter Writing,” undated
5 “On Frustration,” 1962
6 “On Handling a Secretary,” 1962
7 “On Humor,” 1962
8 “On Judgment,” 1962
9 “On Loyalty and Being No. 2 Man,” 1962 and undated
10 “On Psychological Warfare,” Western Advertising, February 1963
11 “Orange Growing,” Notes, undated
12 “Our Approach to Your Problems,” undated
13 “Our Religious Heritage,” 1967-1968
14 “Poems,” 1961
15 “Can Q.E.D. Be Signed to Immortality,” undated
16 Reader’s Digest Articles, 1949-1970 and undated
17 “Russian Roundelay,” Alice Bolding, 1959
18 “Some Things to Remember,” undated
19 “Time to Drive the Golden Spike Again,” undated
20 “Three Hundred Thousand Ambassadors,” 1958
21 “Weeds in Our Garden,” 1963
22 Western Advertising Articles,” 1961-1963 and undated
23 “What I Learned from Ed Swasey,” July 9, 1948



 

Barbara McCarthy

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14 24 Correspondence, 1952-1955
25 “A” and “B,” 1952-1955
26 American Public Relations Forum, Incorporated, 1952-1957 and undated
27 Board of Education, 1955 and undated
28 “C,” 1951-1956
29 Civil Rights Act, 1955-1964
30 Clergy, Correspondence, 1952-1957
31 Clippings, 1951-1962
32 Clover Letters, 1951-1962
33 Committee for an Effective Congress, 1954
34 “D,” 1955-1957
35 Dignan, 1955-1957
36 Eastland, Senator, 1955-1956
37 Edith, Correspondence, 1954-1957
38 Education: National Council for American Education, 1951-1957 and undated
39 “F,” 1956-1957
40 Facts Forum, 1952-1956
41 Fifield, Dr. James, 1951-1952
42 Finn Twins, 1954-1955
43 For America, 1954-1956
44 Ford Foundation, 1954
45 Fund for the Republic, Correspondence, 1954-1957
46 Fund for the Republic Fulton Lewis Jr., Correspondence, 1954-1955
47 Fund for the Republic, Fulton Lewis Jr., Broadcasts, 1955
48 Garshwiler, Correspondence, 1955
49 Genocide Treaty, 1951-1955
50 Gross, H.R., 1955
51 Gwinn, Congressman, 1951-1956
52 “H,” 1951-1957
53 Harvey, Paul, 1951-1957
54 Headlines and Datelines, undated
55 Henry, Patricia, Correspondence, 1955-1957
56 Hillings, Patrick, 1952-1957
57 Holt, Correspondence, 1952-1954
58 Hoover, J. Edgar, 1955
59 H.U.A.C., 1951-1956
60 Huntley, Chet, Broadcast, 1954-1955
61 “I,” 1953
62 Jenner, Senator, 1954-1957
63 Jews and B’ nai B’rith, 1956
64 Knight, Governor, 1955-1956
65 Knowland, Senator, 1951-1957
66 Kuchel, Senator Thomas, United States Senator, 1953-1961
67 Lammersen, Correspondence, 1951-1953
68 Legislators, Letters, Correspondence, 1951-1957
69 Lusk, Freeman, 1951-1956
70 MacArthur-Truman Clippings, 1942-1964
71 Manion, Clarence, 1952-1957
72 McCarthy, Senator Joseph, 1951-1957
73 Miscellaneous, 1949-1955
74 Nixon, Richard, 1951-1954
75 North, William Manager, 1951-1955
76 “O,” 1951-1957
77 Parker, William, Chief of Police, 1954-1960
78 Presidential Campaign, 1952 and undated
79 Propositions, 1952 and undated
80 Public Housing, 1952
81 Publications and Media Correspondence, 1951-1957
82 Rentschler, Mrs. O.J., 1953
83 Republican Clubs, 1952-1956 and undated
84 “S,” 1951-1957
85 Sister Mary Margaret Patricia, 1951-1957 and undated
86 Sokolsky, George, 1951-1955
87 Students for America, 1953-1954
88 “T,” 1951-1957
89 United Nations, 1952-1955
90 “V” and “W,” 1952-1957



 

Photographs

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15 1 “Arrawac” Boat Trips, 1963-1964
2 Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation, Southern California Chapter Material, 1959-1967 and undated
3 Belding, Alice, undated
4 Belding, Anita, Graduation, 1966
5 Belding’s Friends and Associates, 1966-1967
6 Belding, Barbara and Family, undated
7 Belding, Barbara’s Wedding, April 30, 1966
8 Belding, Don Jr. and Don III, undated
9 Belding’s Office at F. C. and B., undated
10 Belding, Portraits, undated
11 Bradley, General Omar, 1954-1965 and undated
12 Civic Groups, etc., 1952-1961 and undated
13 Community for Positive Living (C.P.L.) (Peales, Poulson, Scott, Bercovitz), 1966
14 Credo Shows, 1961-1966
15 Crippled Children’s Society, Easter Seals, 1965-1968
16 Derek and Keola, 1958-1967 and undated
17 DOCA, pix and army, 1956-1968 and undated
18 DOCA, Europe, 1965
19 DOCA, Panama Trip, January 22-26, 1968
20 Don Belding Awards, 1957-1968 and undated
21 Duplicate Photos, undated
22 Early Life Photographs, undated
23 Eisenhower Pix, 1952-1965 and undated
24 Eversharp/Schick, 1965-1967
25 Famous People, 1954-1968 and undated
26 Fire, 1958
27 F.C. and B. Parties, 1930s-1963
28 F.C. and B., 1938-1968 and undated
29 Forest Fire Photographs, 1951
30 Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge Awards, 1957-1968 and undated
31 Freedoms Foundation, 1955-1969 and undated
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16 1 Freedoms Foundation, 1961-1965 and undated
2 General, 1940-1965 and undated
3 High School Class, 1914-1965
4 Houses, undated
5 Jessica, Belding’s Boat, 1963-1964
6 Journal, 1960-1968
7 Lasker, Albert D., 1937
8 Los Angeles Airport Commission, 1960-1961
9 Moral Re-Armament, undated
10 Negatives, undated
11 Over Sea’s Trips, 1958-1966
12 Powers, General, 1966-1967
13 Reminiscences, 1946-1966 and undated
14 St. Brigitte, Order of, 1966-1967
15 Skyliner Executive Greeting, undated
16 Speeches, 1944-1968
17 Texas Tech University, 1967-1970
18 Used Journal Photographs, 1957-1969 and undated



 

Printed Material

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16 19 Advertising Associates News Letters, 1961-1967
20 Army, 1966-1968
21 Business Pamphlets, 1947-1966
22 “Ford Foundation,” Life Magazine, 1962
23 French Newspapers, 1962
24 “Hungarian Guardian,” (Newspaper), 1961-1964
25 N.A.M. News, 1954
26 “True Story of Business and Advertising,” undated
27 Miscellaneous, 1942-1968 and undated



 

Speeches

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17 1 “Advancement of Business Program,” A.A.W. Convention, Spokane, Washington, 1966
2 “Advertising as a Career,” San Francisco Advertising Club, 1964
3 “Advertising Can and Must Do a Public Relations Job for Distribution,” First National Marketing Forum, New York, 1945-1946
4 “Advertising Forecast for 1947,” California Press Association, 1946
5 “Advertising Grows Up,” 1953
6 “Agriculture and Public Relations,” Interview, undated
7 “Amalgamated Meat Cutters Union,” by Hilton Hanna, 1961-1962
8 “American Academy of Advertising,” undated
9 “An Approach to Afterlife, Before Medical School at University of California, Berkeley, California, February 3, 1965
10 “Annual Magazine Forum,” 1948
11 “Association of the United States Army,” Remarks by Don Belding, June 27, 1957
12 “The Battle for Men’s Minds,” 1949-1952
13 “Boy Scouts, Bolder Dam,” The Fight for Freedom, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 25, 1964
14 California Delegation in the Congress of the United States, July 18, 1961
15 “Can We Contain Communism?” Louisville Rotary Club, 1959
16 “Challenges of Advertising,” The Public Relations Problem, 1963
17 “The Challenge of Pubic Relations,” 1951
18 “The Challenge to True Americans,” 1963
19 “Citrus Marketing,” University of Redlands, 1946
20 “Communism is Not a Passing Incident in History,” 1959-1966
21 “Consultants, O Being a…,” Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, 1964
22 “Correspondence" miscellaneous, 1954-1968
23 “Crisis is Chronic,” 4 versions, 1968 and undated
24 “Dairying, A Businessman Views,” by Charles Mortimer, 1959
25 “Danger Signs for the Fourth Estate,” Oregon Press Conference, February 19, 1955
26 “Dawn or Dusk for Advertising,” Hollywood Ad Club, 1961
27 “Decline of the American Republic,” by John T. Flynn, 1955
28 “Desert Sun School Graduation,” Idyllwild, California, 1967
29 “Dig Now or Die Later,” 1946-1950
30 “Don Belding Talk,” 1965 and undated
31 “Economic Development and Human Progress in Freedom,” by Henry B. Sargeant, November 29, 1966
32 “Economic System of the United States and Advertising’s Relationship to It,” for Foreign Students, 1962-1968
33 “The Economy of Tomorrow,” March 12, 1956
34 “Education for Liberty,” by W.S. Rosecrans, 1961-1962
35 “Evaluation of Advertising on Our Economic System,” Los Angeles City School Teachers, 1951
36 “Evaluation of Advertising in the American Economy,” 1951-1952
37 “Fight for Freedom,” Sojourners, Santa Barbara, 1964
38 “Five Foes of the Farmer,” 1960
39 “Five Talks on Advertising,” Notes and Sources, Later Published by the University of Oregon, undated
40 “A Forecast for Advertising,” Western States Advertising Agencies Association, 1957
41 “Forecast for the Future: Advertising’s Place in the Fight for Freedom,” Joint Committee, 1949
42 “Four Keys to Our Future,” Western Growers Association, 1952
43 “Four Musts for Management,” Newspaper Advertising Executives Association, 1947
44 “Four Steps for the Future,” United Horological Association, 1955
45 “Freedoms Foundation Story,” Order of Redmen, San Diego and Santa Monica, 1967-1968
46 “How Essential is Advertising to a Free Economy?” St. Mary’s College, California, 1965
47 “Hungarian Freedom Fighters,” Exposition Park, Los Angeles, 1959
48 “The Importance of Words,” Schick, May 22, 1967
49 “The Joy of Giving,” Delta Chi Sigma, Los Angeles, 1960
50 “Keep Corruption Out of Los Angeles,” Re-elect Mayor Bowron, undated
51 “Kiwanis Presentation,” Portland, 1966
52 “Labor and Management Can Live Together,” by Reese Taylor, Union Oil Company, 1946 and undated
53 “Law Enforcement Is Everyone’s Responsibility!” Pomona Police Department, May 15, 1967
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18 1 “A Layman Looks at Higher Education,” 1963
2 “Lin Piao, Article and Speech,” 1965
3 “Mayor of Los Angeles” Speech Against Sam Yorti, 1961
4 Miscellaneous, Speech Files, undated
5 “Mount Lebanon Methodist Church,” Pittsburgh, 1962-1966
6 “My Debt to America and How I Hope to Repay It,” Foreign Student Speech Material, undated
7 “The New Need for Civic Responsibility,” North Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, 1957
8 “The New Need for Understanding,” Advertising Club of Long Beach, University of Washington, Seattle, 1961
9 “New Responsibilities for Advertising,” 1960-1967
10 “An Observation, A Definition, and a Recommendation,” Outdoor Advertising Association, 1948
11 “Our Business System,” California Western University, San Diego, 1966-1967
12 “Is Patriotism Obsolete?” by Robert Letts Jones to D.A.R., 1965
13 “Our Personal Responsibility,” Pauma Valley Community Center, 1968
14 “Overlooked Responsibility of Business,” 40-Plus Club, 1966
15 “Pasadena Republican Women Mitchell, March 29, 1967
16 “Peace Time Public Relations,” U.S. Navy, San Diego, March 31, 1960
17 “Pershing Centennial Luncheon,” 1960
18 “Physicians and Surgeons” Hollywood, 1967
19 “Picking the Winner,” Holstein Friesian Association, Seattle, June 3, 1965
20 “Pilot Rules for the Ship of Life,” Grants Pass, Oregon, 1949
21 Prayers, undated
22 “Progress Report, First Signs of Freedoms Foundation,” San Francisco Advertising Club, 1941
23 “Psychology of Advertising,” Stationers Association, 1952
24 “Public Relations Opportunities in Agriculture,” Spokane Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, 1956-1958
25 “Red China,” Speech Material, 1965-1969
26 “Religious Postulates of the Economic Social Order in Freedom,” by Daolo Cardinal Marella, National Industrial Conference Board, 1966
27 Responsibilities of Advertising in Maintaining Our Free Economy, Stanford, 1950
28 Rubel, Albert (Union Oil) Speech, 1961
29 “Scottish Rite of Los Angeles,” Expanded Freedoms Foundation Speech, 1968
30 “Shared Responsibilities,” by James Goddard, Commissioner of Food and Drug Administration, 1966
31 “Some Perspectives on Advertising Education,” James Moyer, 1962
32 Speech Material, 1943-1968 and undated
33 “Stonehenge Inn,” Opening Statement, November 8, 1967
34 “Steam is Up,” 1946
35 “Stop Stalling and Start Selling,” San Francisco, 1946
36 “Sugar Beets,” Sacramento, 1952
37 “Tele-Lecture,” Lake Oswego, Oregon, undated
38 “Thank God for the Nike,” Commonwealth Club, August 17, 1956
39 “The Thin Blue Line,” James Copley at F.B.I. Graduation, 1967
40 “This Business of Advertising,” Hollywood Advertising Club, February 15, 1954
41 “This I Believe,” undated
42 “This Is Our Problem,” talk before NAEA, Chicago, Illinois, January 12, 1948
43 “This is Our Problem,” Film Script Version, 1948
44 “Threats to Business” Attack on Consumer Co-Ops, 1945
45 “Three Ways to Build Confidence in America’s Future,” 1954
46 “The Tithe Plan for Business,” Newspaper Publishers Association, 1946
47 “Transportation and Aeronautics Subcommittee,” House of Representatives, 1960
48 “Trends in Advertising,” 1955
49 “A Tribute to Walt Disney,” 1967
50 “Valley Forge to Vietnam,” Claremont College Cadet Corps, November 11, 1965
51 “Weeds in Our Garden,” Alpha Delta Sigma, 1963
52 “What is a Boy,” 1929
53 “What Will Make the Most Profit?” Pacific Mercantile Company, 1953
54 “Why the Commies Do What They Do, and What of the Next Ten Years?” Military Order of the World Wars, 1957
55 Woodbury College Graduation, 1966



 

Scrapbook Material

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19 1 Newspaper Clippings: Advertising, 1961
2 Newspaper Clippings: Awards, 1955
3 Newspaper Clippings: Campaign Literature, 1948-1952 and undated
4 Newspaper Clippings: Churches, 1950-1957
5 Newspaper Clippings: D.O.C.A., 1961
6 Easter Seal Press Both, 1958
7 Miscellaneous Clippings, 1947-1968
8 Mayor Campaign, Clippings and Press Books, 1956
9 National Defense Related Clippings, 1960-1962 and undated
10 Obituary, 1969
11 Pay T.V., Clippings, 1964
12 Politics, 1948-1981
13 Red China, (Admittance to the United Nations), 1960-1962 and undated
14 Speeches, 1949-1967
15 Calendars and Date books, 1949-1969 and undated
16 Photo Album and Newspaper Clippings, 1950-1951



 

Memorabilia

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19 17 Awards, 1957-1964



 

Miscellaneous

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20 1 Miscellaneous, 1967-1987 and undated
2 Miscellaneous, 1967-1987 and undated
3 “Freedom Press,” 1967
4 Personal Journal, 1967-1969
5 Photographs, 1967 and undated
6 Autobiography, 1969 and undated
7 Belding Fund, 1960-1970 and undated
8 Belding Room, 1980-1985 and undated



 

Scrapbooks and Memorabilia

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21 1 Photo Album, “The Offices and Staff of Lord and Thomas in Los Angeles Yearbook,” 1945
2 Photo Album, “The Offices and Staff of Lord and Thomas in Los Angeles Yearbook,” 1945