Mary Utterback Papers

Accession Number: MA 98:09
Location: Compton
Dates: 1946, 1954, 1970s
Physical Size: 1 flat storage box; 0.75 cu. ft.  
Creator/Collector: Compiled by Mary Utterback
Acquisition info: Donated by Patricia Mansfield on August 13, 1998. 
Accruals: Further accruals not expected, but possible.
Custodial history: Unknown
Language: English
Processed by: Kristina Impastato, April 2018
Conservation notes: Items placed in acid-free folders and an archival box.  
Scope and Content:

The papers of Mary Utterback consists of biographical materials and professional awards.


Mary Michael Utterback, a native of Jefferson City, graduated from the University of Missouri School of Journalism in 1946.  Utterback was the advertising and public relations director for Thomas W. Garland, Inc.  She was a member of the Women’s Advertising Club of St Louis and was very active in the club’s annual Gridiron activities.  

Arrangement: Alphabetical
Restrictions: Collection open for research. 
Remarks: Gosebrink #Ge-22 and Ge-422  Collection donated at the same time as the materials from the St. Louis Chapter of the Women’s Advertising Club.    

Mary Utterback Papers  
1 flat storage Hollinger; 0.75 cu. ft.


Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding aid

Advertising, Retail Store Newspaper Mats

     -Martha Manning Misses and Illusion Half Sizes, Spring 1954

     -Spring’s 1st Lady Peg Palmer, Spring 1954



     -Gamma Alpha Chi Fraternity, 1945

     -Hollywood Radio and Television Society                           

     -Women’s Advertising Club of St. Louis, 1973-74

1/4 Garland’s sales materials
1/5 Graduation certificate, University of Missouri Bachelor of Journalism, 1946
1/6 Newspaper clippings
1/7 photo, Garland’s [building exterior] 1974
1/8 St. Louis Advertising Woman of the Year competition, 1971
1/- Plaque, Flair Awards, Advertising Federation of St. Louis, 1972
1/- Plaque, Exclusive Order of the Gavel, Advertising Club of Greater St. Louis, 1975
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