collection SC.457 - Rags magazine press materials, 1970-1971

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Rags magazine press materials, 1970-1971


  • 1970 - 1971 (Creation)

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0.083 linear feet

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Biographical history

Dale Burg is an American writer. She has published 24 books, worked as a writing and editing instructor at NYU and Montclair State University, and has written for film and television.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Dale Burg in October 2019. Burg served as a press agent for the magazine in 1970.

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Scope and content

This collection consists of one folder of press releases and one folder of press clippings pertaining to the counterculture magazine Rags, which was in publication 1970-1971.

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This collection is arranged by press releases and press clippings.

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Conditions governing access

Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and College Archives. If you have any questions, or wish to schedule an appointment contact us at or call (212) 217-4385.

Conditions governing reproduction

The Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law ( when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.

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  • English

Script of material

  • Latin

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      Archivist's note

      FIT Special Collections and College Archives holds two full sets of the magazine's 13 issue run; FIT Periodicals holds a partial set of 11 issues.

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