Guide to the Anthony Moreno Papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1478
Creators:
Moreno, Anthony M.
Dates:
1946-1975, undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Cubic foot
2 boxes
Repository:
Collection primarily documents the career of Latino graphic artist and designer Anthony Moreno.

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Collection primarily documents commercial artwork created by Latino graphic artist and designer Anthony Moreno for United States companies. It consists of client files including original artwork, purchase orders, annual reports, product packaging, magazines, and some promotional materials. In addition, a United States Marine Corps discharge certificate, unemployment documents, a resume, photographs, business cards, and a customized desk notepad are also found among the materials. Information relating to Moreno's personal life is not included in the collection. Most of the materials are undated and are arranged in alphabetical order.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is arranged into one series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Anthony M. Moreno was born to [Pasquel] Moreno and Maria [Cleotilde] Garcia on January 30, 1923 in Los Angeles County, California. He attended the Theodore Roosevelt High School where he graduated in 1941. Moreno served in the United States Marines from 1943-1946. He married Margaret Carrera on October 22, 1949. Before becoming an art director, Moreno attended the Art Center School and graduated in 1953. As an art director, he worked for numerous United States companies including Global Marketing, Incorporated; Dozier Eastman Company; Weider Health and Fitness, Incorporated; and Ralph M. Parsons. Moreno died on February 8, 1982 at the age of fifty-nine in Montebello, Los Angeles County, California.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Sarah Gediman, intern; and Vanessa Broussard- Simmons, archivist, 2019.
Author
Vanessa Broussard-Simmons, 2019
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by Margaret Moreno to the Archives Center in 2019.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Anthony Moreno Papers, 1946-1975, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Advertisements -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Advertising art -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Annual reports -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Graphic artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Magazines (periodicals) -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Packaging -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Latinos -- California Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives