David L. Burke design collection
MSBurk87

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Burke, David L.
Title
David L. Burke design collection
ID
MSBurk87
Date [inclusive]
1964-1978
Extent
3.75 linear ft.
Language
English
Abstract:
David L. Burke, a prominent Chicago designer, has produced a wide variety of graphic design materials for corporations, nonprofit organizations, and academic institutions. The David L. Burke Design Collection includes stationary, trademarks, brochures, reports, programs, posters, catalogs, books, and tarot cards.

Preferred Citation

David L. Burke design collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biographical Sketch

David L. Burke, a prominent Chicago designer, has produced a wide variety of graphic design materials for corporations, nonprofit organizations, and academic institutions such as posters, brochures, programs, stationary, trademarks, reports, and books.

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Scope and Contents

The David L. Burke Design Collection includes samples of his design work in diverse media for corporations, nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and other projects. This collection encompasses stationary, trademarks, brochures, reports, programs, posters, catalogs, books, and tarot cards.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives June 2005

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

Acquisition Information

David L. Burke donated these materials to the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1987.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Burke, David L. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Design History.
  • Commercial art -- Illinois -- Chicago.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: David L. Burke Design Collection 

Box Folder

Stationary and trademarks, 1964-1979 

1 1

Stationary and trademarks, 1964-1979 

1 2

Linweave tarot cards, Moving Experience brochures, Rohner Printing Company design samples, 1965 

1 3

Science Research Associates course catalog, Teleflex annual reports, University or Chicago, Winnetka Electric and Water brochures, design samples, 1967-1976 

1 4

Kemper Insurance, First Bank Systems brochures, programs, design samples, and related materials, 1968-1971 

1 5

Encyclopedia Britannica brochures, Acme Barrel brochures, programs, design samples, and related materials, 1968-1978 

1 6

Levine, Maryl and John Naisbitt. Right On: A Documentary on Student Protest. New York: Bantam Books, 1970. (2 copies, graphic design by David L. Burke), 1970 

2 7

Brochures, advertising, design samples, 1970-1977 

2 8

Film catalogs, brochures, ca. 1970 

2 9
Oversize

Posters, advertisements, 1966-1970 

Folder 10

Posters, diagrams, 1972-1976 

Folder 11

The First Whole Library Catalog, 1973-1974 (Films, Inc.), 1973-1974 

Folder 12

Posters - Film, documentaries, poetry, ca. 1970 

Folder 13

Posters, undated 

Folder 14

Posters, undated 

Folder 15

Poster, undated 

Folder 16

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