Subseries 2.5
Printed and promotional material, circa 1964-2003
Boxes 128-132 and 146-148; OP 1-3; OBV 14

Scope and Content Note

This subseries consists of printed material from circa 1964-2003 and includes material created by and about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, as well as material collected by DeVore-Mitchell. Printed material by and about DeVore-Mitchell primarily contains promotional material produced by Ophelia DeVore Associates and its subsidiaries, including brochures, calendars, event fliers, fliers for general company promotion, invitations, newsletters, press releases, and event programs; a significant portion of these materials are related to DeVore Associates' modeling shows, showcases, and graduations. Printed materials about DeVore-Mitchell but not produced by Ophelia DeVore Associates contains articles, a calendar, fliers, a profile, a teaching kit, and press releases, including one notable release regarding the dismissal of DeVore v. Time Inc. and the subsequent disappearance of the files from the Supreme Court. Other printed material includes fliers, brochures, event programs, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and guides relating to organizations in which DeVore-Mitchell participated. There is also promotional material for beauty products and companies, other modeling agencies, and publications relating to business and marketing and racial equality in business practices.

Arrangement Note

Arranged into two groups: printed material by and about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell and other printed material, then in alphabetical order.

Printed material by and about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell
Box Folder Content
OBV14 Articles about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1959-1989
128 6 Articles about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, circa 1974-2000s [1]
OP1 2 Articles about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1969 October 17 [2]
128 7 Calendar that includes Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1992
128 8 Fliers with information about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1987
OP1 4 "I Dream a World: Portraits of Black Women Who Changed America," broadside, undated
OP1 5 Newspaper clippings, 1981
128 9 Ophelia DeVore Associates, brochures, circa 1970s-2000s
128 10 Ophelia DeVore Associates, fliers, circa 1970s-2000s
OP3 3 Ophelia DeVore Associates, "Miss Empire State," poster, 1986
128 11 Ophelia DeVore Associates, newsletters, 1970-1991
OP3 4 Ophelia DeVore Associates, "ODV Girl," calendar, 1982
OP1 6 Ophelia DeVore Associates, pageants, posters, 1960-1968
128 12 Ophelia DeVore Associates, press releases, 1969-1994
OP1 3 Ophelia DeVore Associates, printing layout, 1978
129 1 Ophelia DeVore Associates, programs, 1969-1999
129 2 Ophelia DeVore Associates, programs, 2000-2002
129 3 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, fliers, 1982-1998
129 4 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, invitations, 1989
129 5 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, newsletters, 1982
OP1 1 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, posters, circa 1982
129 6 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, press releases 1989-1990
129 7 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, programs, 1979-1988
129 8 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, programs, 1993-1995
129 9 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, rate card, undated
129 10 Ophelia DeVore Associates, The Columbus Times, subscription card, undated
129 11 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Ophelia DeVore Cosmetics, circa 1970s
129 12 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, brochures, circa 1960s-1990s
129 13 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, calendars, 1982-1983
129 14 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, fliers, circa 1970s-1980s
129 15 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, invitations, 1970-1981
129 16 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, newsletters, 1981
129 17 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, press releases, 1964-1999
129 18 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, programs, 1964-1998
129 19 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, programs, 1999-2002
129 20 Ophelia DeVore Associates, DeVore School, programs, 2003
129 21 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, brochures, 1981
130 1 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, fliers, circa 1970s-1990s
130 2 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, invitations, 1981
130 3 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, models, circa 1960s-1990s
130 4 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, press releases, 1969-1980
130 5 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Grace del Marco Models, programs, 1978
130 6 Ophelia DeVore Associates, Precola DeVore School, circa 1971
130 7 Press releases with information about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1971-1987
130 8 Profile about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, circa 1970s
130 9 Teaching kit with information about Ophelia DeVore-Mitchell, 1993
Other printed material
130 10 Africa, brochures, circa 1990s-2000s
130 11 African-American advertising, circa 1974-1986
130 12 African-American collectibles, mail order catalogs, circa 1980s-2000s
130 13 African Home Inc., press releases and brochures, 1993
130 14 All State, guide for attending African-American conventions, 1973
130 15 American Hostess Corporation, personal service program, circa 1960s
130 16 American Stars Inc., pageant entry form, undated
130 17 American Woman's Economic Development Corporation (AWED), fliers, circa 1990s
130 18 Beauty, brochures and fliers, circa 1960s-2000s
130 19 Business and marketing, brochures and fliers, undated
130 20 Business and marketing, guides, undated
OP1 7 Calendars, 1974-1997 [1]
OP3 2 Calendars, 1974-1997 [2]
130 21 The Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau (Georgia), event calendar, 1993
130 22 Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), programs and invitations, 1999
OP1 9 Foxes and Hares: The National Fashion and Photographic Models Organization, 12th Annual Convention, Los Angeles, California, brochure, 1970
131 1 France, brochures and programs, 1980
131 2 The Freedom Forum Media Studies Center, Columbia University, articles, 1994
131 3 Funeral home fan, undated
131 4 Johnson Wax, "Inside-Out: A Report of Minority Relations Activities," 1987
131 5 National Association of Market Development (NAMD), brochures and programs, circa 1990s [includes material written by DeVore-Mitchell]
131 6 The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), newsletters and brochures, 1983-1996
131 7 New York City Youth Commission on Human Rights, pin, undated
131 8 The New York Coalition of 100 Black Women, directory, undated
131 9 New York State Employment Service, interview guidelines, undated
131 10 "New York is a Summer Festival," poster, 1970
131 11 The New York Voice, sticker, undated
146 - Newspaper clippings, undated [1]
147 - Newspaper clippings, undated [2]
148 - Newspaper clippings, undated [3]
OP1 8 Newspaper clippings, 1969-1980
131 12 NuSkin, training manual, 1986
131 13 Offshore banking, brochures and fliers, circa 1999
131 14 Pepsi-Cola Company and Distributive Education Clubs of America, Inc., "Learn and Earn Marketing Management Educational Project," 1982
OP1 10 Proclamations, 1991
131 15 Other brochures, circa 1960s-2002
132 1 Other calendars, circa 1970s-1992
132 2 Other fliers, 1965-2003
132 3 Other models, circa 1970s
132 4 Other newsletters, 1963-2003
132 5 Other press releases, 1976-1992
132 6 Other programs, 1969
132 7 Other programs, circa 1970s
132 8 Other programs, 1980-1989
132 9 Other programs, circa 1990-1995
132 10 Other programs, 1996-1999
132 11 Other programs, 2000-2001
132 12 Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, notecards, undated
132 13 "Sitting and Kneeling Positions," undated
132 14 United States Arms Infantry School, The Allied Student Training Division, invitation, 1981
132 15 World of Modeling Magazine, 1990
132 16 Wright, Benjamin Hickman, manager of Urban Affairs and Ethnic Development, "Economic Aspects of Affirmative Action," 1973
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