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Subseries I: Film Group Television Commercials

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Series Identifier: SS.2005-05-0001
Abstract
Series I: Subseries I consists of television commercials made by The Film Group from 1965 to 1972. There are a total of 221 advertisements in the collection though many are duplicates. They include commercials made for national and Chicago area businesses. National clients represented in the collection include: Alert Soap, All State, Aunt Jemima, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Bunker Ramo, Florsheim, Hill’s Bros. Coffee, Kenner, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Minnie Pearl’s Fried Chicken, Montgomery Ward, Quaker Oats, Sara Lee, Satin Plus, Sears, Thank You Pudding, and Vets’ Dog Food. Commercials for local companies include: Chicago American newspaper, Chicago Tribune, Commonwealth Edison, Illinois Bell, Irv Kupcinet’s TV show, Karoll’s clothing store, Peoples Gas, WBKB-TV, and local politicians running for election.
Language of Materials
English
Series Item
AC Spark Plugs
AC Spark Plugs
AMF "Homko Mowers"
AMF "Homko Mowers"
Alert Soap “ The Perfect Bar of Soap”