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Guide to the Time Inc. New Media Records: Editor Daniel Okrent Files
1989-2001
 MS 3009-RG 45

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Holly Deakyne and Melanie Rinehart

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

Container List

Series I. Correspondence, 1993-2001. 2.25 Linear feet in 3 record cartons

Scope and Contents

Okrent's correspondence is a mix of business and personal. Records include interoffice memoranda, correspondence from companies interested in partnerships, invitations to professional events, and some correspondence from users of Time Inc. websites and discussion boards. Personal correspondence includes that related to Okrent's professional work outside of Time Inc. as a writer and commentator.

His correspondence also includes transcripts and other material for John Loengard's Life oral history project and remains with the set from 1999 in the original order although this project was conducted earlier.

Arrangement

Organized chronologically. Based on the original order, correspondence maintains two sets of A-Z miscellaneous with some specific titled folders included in alphabetical order. The first set of correspondenced has dates beginning with 1996 and the second set has dates beginning with 1999. Folders that belong to neither group are filed in chronological order.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 1 Pearlstine, Norm: Memoranda to and from
1995-1999
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 2 Pearlstine, Norm: Staff Changes Memoranda
1995-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 3 A Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 4-5 B Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 6 C Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 7 D Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 8 E Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 9-10 F Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 11 G Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 12 H Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 13 I Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 14 J Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 15 K Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 16 L Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 17-18 M Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 19 Mc Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 20 McGwire, Mark
1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 21 McPartland, Marian
1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 22 N Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 23 O Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 24 P Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 25 Q Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 26 R Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 27-28 S Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3827 Folder : 29 Sinatra and Pop Culture
1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 1 T Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 2 U Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 3 V Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 4 W Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 5 XYZ Miscellaneous
1996-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 6 Correspondence
1997-1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 7 A Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 8 B Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 9 C Miscellaneous
1999-2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 10 D Miscellaneous
1999-2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 11 E Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 12 Editorial Guidelines
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 13 F Miscellaneous
1999-2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 14 G Miscellaneous
1999-2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 15 H Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 16 I Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 17 Idea Submission Form Letter
1997-1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 18 J Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 19 K Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 20 Kiosk Project
1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 21 L Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 22 Lamb, David
2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 23 Lycos
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 24 M Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 25 Magazine Ideas
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 26 Marketing Memoranda
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 27 MIT Media Lab
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 28 Mc Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 29 McDonald, Scott
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 30 McKinsey
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 31 N Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 32 Nagourney, David
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 33-34 Nylen, Bob/Waldman, Steve: BeliefOnline.com
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 35 O Miscellaneous [empty]
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 36 P Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 37-38 Photographers: Life: John Loengard Interview Project
1993-1996
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 39 Photography
1996
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 40 Popular Science
2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 41-46 Principal for a Day
1996-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 47 Privacy
1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 48 Q Miscellaneous [empty]
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 49 R Miscellaneous
1999-2001
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 50 Ratings, Internet
1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 51 Recreational Software Advisory Committee
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 52 Rowan, Doug: Interlane Images Entertainment
1998
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 53 Ryan, Kevin: People Online
1999
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 54 S Miscellaneous
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 55 Search Engines Memorandum
1997
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 56 The Sign
1996
Offsite-Box: 3828 Folder : 57 Smith, Danyel
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 1 Smith, Mike: Customer Summary
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 2 T Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 3 U Miscellaneous [empty]
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 4 V Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 5 W Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 6 XYZ Miscellaneous
1999
Offsite-Box: 3829 Folder : 7 Zentmyer, Dave: Lands End
1998

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