Manuscript Collections - Edward Anthony Scrapbook

March 13, 2020

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1 linear foot, 9 linear inches (3 manuscript boxes, oversize drawer)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library


Edward Anthony was the publicity director of the New York Office of the Hoover for President Committee. He prepared two identical scrapbooks of 1928 materials generated by his office. The material from one of the scrapbooks has been removed and placed in document boxes.


The scrapbook includes publicity materials, press releases, speeches, articles, political cartoons, correspondence, brochures, charts, clippings, memorabilia, and photographs.


Box      Contents

1          Addresses
                     Curtis, Charles Acceptance Speech, Aug 18, 1928
                     Hoover, Herbert, Aug 11‑Oct 22, 1928 (includes acceptance speech)
            Articles, Feb‑May 1928
            The Boloney Knife, undated
            Broadsides, 1928 (2 items, one in German)
            Brochures, 1928 (5 items)
            Campaign Features, 1928
                     Ding Darling and Others, 1928
                     Satterfield, 1928
                     Special Tammany, 1928
            Comments on Rural New York State Map. New York Press Department, Apr ‑ Oct 1928
            Complimentary Letters. Plate and Matrix Service. New York Press Headquarters, 1928
            Correspondence - In Appreciation, Mar‑Nov 1928
            Foreign Language Service – List of Newspapers Requesting Campaign Materials, 1928
            Herbert Hoover Highway – Sketch Map, undates
            Honorable Herbert Hoover Visits New York, Aug 7, 1928
            Hoover Minute Men - John Calvin Brown, President, undated
            Hooverettes by Anna Steese Richardson. Women's Page Features, undated
            How to Vote on the Voting Machine, undated
            Literary Digest Poll, Oct 27-28, 1928
            Luncheon Invitations, Oct 22, 1928 (2 items)
            Memorabilia List, 1928
            National Plate and Mat Service Lists, 1928
            National Republican Convention Guide Book and Directory, June 12, 1928
            Photographs, 1928 (photocopies)
            Press Releases, Feb-Mar 1928 (2 folders)

2          Press Releases, Apr-Sep 1928 (7 folders)

3          Press Releases, Oct-Nov 1928 (5 folders)
            Washington Correspondence by Edward Anthony, Feb 29 ‑ May 14, 1928
            Women’s National Committee for Hoover – Report of the Publicity Department,
                     Nov 3, 1928

            The Boloney Knife, undated
            Campaign Feature Service. Matrix Service (3 folders)
            Cartoons – Ding Darling and Others, 1928
            Cartoons – Special Tammany, 1928
            Graphics – Campaign, 1928
            Editorial Digest. Nos. 1‑17, undated
            Editorial Suggestions. Nos. I‑14, Sep 27-Oct 24, 1928 (No. 4 missing)
            Hooverettes by Anna Steese Richardson. Women's Page Features, undated
            National Plate Service List, Aug 17‑Oct 10, 1928
            Political Digest. Nos. 1‑27, 1928
            Women's Page Service. Nos. 1‑8, 1928