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Guide to the Rex Francis Harlow, "Years of Challenge" Autiobiography Material
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Description
This autobiography details his life as public relations executive and consultant as well as salesman, business executive, educator, researcher, lecturer, and author. Several chapters deal with his teaching career at Stanford and the Stanford Public Relations Institute. The collection also includes his correspondence with Howard Chase, 1982, who wrote the introduction.
Background
Rex F. Harlow earned his doctorate in education at Stanford in 1937 and was on the faculty from 1938 to 1944. He was a major figure in the development of the public relations profession and a founder of the Public Relations Society of America. His published works include SOCIAL SCIENCE IN PUBLIC RELATIONS, PRACTICAL PUBLIC RELATIONS, and PUBLIC RELATIONS IN WAR AND PEACE, as well as many other books on education, history, and children's fiction. He died in 1993.
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0.25 linear foot
Restrictions
All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Availability
This collection is open for research.