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Guide to the Time Inc. Corporate Editorial Records
1944-2003 (bulk 1959-1994)
 MS 3009-RG 6

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Series IV. Assistant Corporate Editor David Maness Files, 1981-1985. 2 Linear feet in 3 record cartons

Biographical Note

David Maness began his editorial career at Time Inc. in 1964. His first position was as an Articles Editor for Life, and he remained with this magazine in various editor positions until it ceased publication in 1972. He transferred to Time-Life Books and was promoted to Editor of the Magazine Development Group in 1981. Maness remained in this position until 1984 when he became Assistant Corporate Editor. In addition to the regular function of this role, when either Henry Grunwald or Jason McManus were away from the office, Maness would serve as the managing editors for  Sports Illustrated,  Fortune,  Money,  People, and  Discover.

Scope and Contents Note

David Maness's office files document his roles as Magazine Development Group Editor and Assistant Corporate Editor. Records include reports on possible new magazines and services, quarterly reports on individual magazine activity on radio and television, reports containing background information for meetings and business dinners, correspondence between editorial staff, meeting agendas, lists of contacts and meeting attendees, agreements related to the loan of art and sculptures, agreements with other news organizations, invoices, notes, and news clippings.

Arrangement Note

Organized alphabetically.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 3715 Folder : 23 General

Scope and Contents

These David Maness papers were found together in a folder among Marshall Loeb's corporate editorial papers. It isn't clear if Loeb collected them for reference, but there is no mention of his ownership of the files so they have been placed with the rest of Maness's corporate editorial records.

1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 1 Affirmative Action: General
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: R10 Affirmative Action: General [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 2 Affirmative Action: Foote, Tim
1982
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 3 Affirmative Action: Goals
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Affirmative Action: Goals [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: R10 Art Directors [RESTRICTED
1983
Offsite-Box: R10 Associated Press [RESTRICTED]
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 4 Atex (Kodak)
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 5 Attorney-Client Privilege
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 6 Campaign '84
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Campbell, Ron [RESTRICTED]
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 7 Computer Security
1983
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 8-10 Conference Centers
1982-1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 11 Conflict of Interest
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 12 Corporate Magazine
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 13 Corporate Management Committee Luncheon
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 14 Discover: General
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 15-16 Discover: Jaroff, Leon
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 17-18 Discover: Progress Reviews
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 19 Edit Liaison Committee
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: R10 Fairfax
1986
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 20-21 Firestone
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 22 Fitzgerald, Jerry
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 23 Freeze [Hiring]
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Freeze [Hiring] [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 24 FYI Material
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 25 Gelman, Steve
1984
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 26-27 General Correspondence
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: R10 General Correspondence [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 776 Folder : 28 Graphics-on-Deadline: Business Plan
1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 1-3 Grunwald, Henry
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: R10 Grunwald, Henry [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 4 Harman, Phillip
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 5 Hilton, Francesca
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 6 Honors Program
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 7 Inauguration
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 8 In-Basket and Cable Programs
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 9 La Raza
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 10 Life Gallery
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 11 Lockefeer, Harry
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 12 Magazine Development: Notes
1982-1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Magazine Development: Notes [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 13 Magazine Development: Quality
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 14 Magazine Group: Don Wilson Report
1981
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 15 Management Training
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 16 Managing Editors' Lunches
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 17 Managing Editor Memoranda
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 18-19 March of Time and SFM
1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 20 Mastheads
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 21 McCrary, John Reagan: Gateway Plaza
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 22 McManus, Jason
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 23 Miscellaneous
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 24 Missing Time Life Films Photographs
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Morris and Everette Case [RESTRICTED]
1983-1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 25 Nexis
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 26 Office Procedures
1982
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 27-28 Overtime Issue
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: R10 Overtime Issue [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 29 Papazian, Ruth: Discover
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 30 People: Book and Tenth Anniversary
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 31 Possible Books
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 32-33 Puckrein, Gary: Visions
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Rose, Bill: Grievance Panel [RESTRICTED]
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 34 Sakharov Film
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 35 Segal, George: Sculpture
1984
Offsite-Box: R10 Segal, George: Sculpture [RESTRICTED]
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 36 Special Events
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 37 Stillman, Stanley
1984
Offsite-Box: 777 Folder : 38 Stationary: Printing Requests
1983
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 1 34th Floor Move
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 2 Thompson, Edward R.
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 3 Time's Essay
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 4 Time-Life Building Security
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 5 Time-Life Building: Update
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 6 Time World Newsradio
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 7 Trend Magazine: Austrian Visitors
1984
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 8 Trippett, Frank
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 9 TV and Radio Activities
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 10 United Nations Refugee Camps Tour
1985
Offsite-Box: R10 UPI and Washington Star [RESTRICTED]
1984-1985
Offsite-Box: 778 Folder : 11 Videotape Series (Theo Kalomirakis memoranda, etc.)
1985

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