Benjamin Franklin Magazine Awards File, 1953-1958 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 13/1/15
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
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Description: Subject file of Dean Theodore Peterson relating to the Benjamin Franklin Magazine Awards, containing applications, announcements of winners, correspondence, advisory council memoranda, invitations, publicity materials, policy statements, photographs and duplicates of actual awards scrolls and citations. Dean Peterson represented the College on the Advisory Council; also represented were the University and the Society of Magazine Writers. Among winners of the awards were editors Gardner Cowles, Henry R. Luce and Howard Allaway; writers John Bartlow Martin, Cornelius Ryan, Joseph and Stewart Alsop and Alan Paton; and magazines Life, Redbook, and Popular Science Monthly.