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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

OCLC Number

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Paul Harvey Bumper Sticker Collection, 1972-1982



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Harvey, Paul
Title: Paul Harvey bumper sticker collection
Dates: 1972-1982
Abstract: Bumper stickers and correspondence sent in from listeners in response to Paul Harvey's "Snicker Sticker" feature during his radio newscast.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01019
Extent: 16 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Paul Harvey, American Broadcasting Company (ABC) commentator, solicited bumper stickers from listeners for his daily "Snicker Sticker" feature during his radio newscast.

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Scope and Contents

Bumper stickers and correspondence sent in from listeners in response to Paul Harvey's "Snicker Sticker" feature during his radio newscast. The collection includes letters to Harvey accompanying the submitted bumper stickers which are arranged chronologically. The bumper stickers are arranged by subject. The collection documents national, state and local concerns during the 1970s through slogans printed on the bumper stickers.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

A portion of these papers is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Harvey, Paul
Subjects
Letters
Document Types
Bumper stickers
Ephemera (general)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paul Harvey Bumper Sticker Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

1982-260; 1983-102; 1992-321

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff.

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OCLC Number

35912178

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

Stored offsite at LSF
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4A325 Letters with attached bumper stickers, 1975-1976, 1978-1981
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4A326 Bumper stickers arranged by subject
Peace - War
Religion
Ecology - Health
Energy crisis
Miscellaneous
Promotional - Food products
Planned parenthood - Womens liberation
Law and order (gun control, generation gap, patriotism)
Safety
Nixon, impeachment, Watergate
Local promotional ads (commercial and public)
Group interest promotion
Health, safety and morality
Energy, gas conservation
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4A327 Miscellaneous bumper stickers
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4A328 Bumper stickers arranged by subject
Religion, 1972-1973, undated
Ecology, 1972-1973, undated
Ecology, health, population control, 1972-1973, undated
Energy crisis, 1972-1973, undated
Eat more lamb, 1972-1973, undated
Humorous, 1972-1973, undated
Potential throwaways, 1972-1973, undated
Traffic safety, 1972-1973, undated
Watergate, 1972-1973, undated
Indian rights, 1972-1973, undated
Womens liberation, 1972-1973, undated
Miscellaneous, 1972-1973
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4A329 Bumper stickers arranged by subject
Promotional, 1972-1973, undated
Eat more Beans, 1973, undated
Eat more Possum, 1972-1973, undated
Postcards arranged by subject
Promotional, 1972-1973, undated
Traffic safety, 1972-1973, undated
Religious, 1972-1973, undated
Political, 1972-1973, undated
Humorous, 1972-1973, undated
Patriotism, 1972-1973, undated
Ecology, 1972-1973, undated
Miscellaneous, 1972-1973, undated
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4A330 Bumper stickers arranged by subject
Environmental, 1979-1980, undated
sports, 1979-1980, undated
Miscellaneous, 1979-1980, undated
Religious, 1979-1980, undated
Political, 1979-1980, undated
Patriotic, 1979-1980, undated
Humorous, 1979-1980, undated
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4A331 Letters, 1976-1977
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4A332 Letters, undated
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4A333 Letters, 1980-1981
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4A334 Letters, 1978-1979
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4A335 Letters, 1975
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4A336 Letters, 1972-1974
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2.325/East Wall World's largest bumper sticker
Scope and Contents
16 1/2 feet long, 53" wide
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NM1351 OD Bumper stickers
Political
Patriotic
Energy crisis
Vietnam issue (pro and con)
Ecology
Religious
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4A342 Letters and bumper stickers, 1981-1982

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