David and Betty Scherr Collection

Collection Summary

Title: David and Betty Scherr Collection
Call Number: MS 91-11
Size: 4.0 linear feet
Acquisition: Donated by Joseph S. Scherr
Processed By: MKW, 10-4-1991; JEF, 4-20-1998; MN, 5-26-2011
Note: None
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The David and Betty Scherr Collection is comprised of issues of national magazine publications to commemorate or report important historical events. Magazines represented in the collection include Life, Look, Saturday Evening Post, and Time. Among the events covered are the Kennedy Assassination and the Apollo landing on the moon. A complete listing of the magazines, including volume numbers and dates, is on file.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 Selected issues from Business Week (1988), Insight (1988), U.S. News & World Report (1967/1984), Newsweek (1967/1986), Time (1967/1982)
Box 1A Selected issues from Time (1982/1989)
Box 2 Selected issues from Saturday Evening Post (1963/1967), Look (1964/1967), Life (1952/1959)
Box 3 Selected issues from Life (1959/1973)