Lee, Ivy L. (Ivy Ledbetter), 1877-1934.
1881-2003 (mostly 1915-1946)
79 linear feet, 118 archival boxes, 30 oversize boxes, 2 films
The Ivy L. Lee Papers consist of personal papers and material from the public
relations firm of Ivy Lee and Associates documenting his public relations theories
and practice. Included are correspondence, diaries, articles, writings, public
relations material, newsreels, and photographs reflecting his interest in public
relations, transportation (especially railroads), financial markets, and foreign
relations, among others. The Papers also contain documents relating to other Lee
family members including Reverend James W. Lee (father), Emma Eufaula Lee (mother),
Cornelia Bartlett Bigelow Lee (wife), Alice Lee Cudlipp (daughter), James W. Lee II
(son), and Ivy L. Lee, Jr. (son).