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Guide to the Time Inc. Annex Files
1854, 1909, 1923-2014
 MS 3009-RG 39

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Collection processed by Allen Thomas and Samantha Brown

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on November 13, 2020
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Time, inc.
Title: Time Inc. Annex Files
Dates [inclusive]: 1854, 1909, 1923-2014
Abstract: The Time Inc. Annex Files is an assembled collection created by the archivists at Time Inc. of materials considered too bulky or infrequently requested to be housed in the main archives. Records in the Annex Files seem to be an extension of the of the materials in the Time Inc. Subject Files (MS 3009-RG 1) and document the history of Time Inc. as an organization with information on each publication and many departments at Time Inc. The collection is largely made up of records pertaining to the development of magazines, The March of Time, Home Box Office (HBO), Time-Life Books, and information on public affairs programs and events, international business, and advertising studies and surveys.
Quantity: 248 Linear feet in 191 record cartons, 5 flat boxes, and 34 oversized boxes
Location: These materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take up to five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The materials are primarily in English with very rare occurrences of several other languages.
Call Phrase: MS 3009-RG 39
Sponsor: The processing of the Time Inc. Records was made possible by a generous grant from the Henry Luce Foundation.