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Reporters and reporting -- United States -- History -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Hugh Baillie papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 631
Abstract

Hugh Baillie (1890-1966) worked at United Press first as a reporter, then general news manager, and then became president during 1935-1955 , and was also a published author. The collection contains manuscripts, including versions of his autobiographical work, High Tensions, correspondence, memoranda, news stories, publicity, published work and periodicals.

Dates: 1933-1959

Jacquin "Jack" L. Lait papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 346
Abstract

Jacquin "Jack" Lait was a newspaper reporter and theater critic for the Chicago Herald, and also a writer of short stories, plays, and novels. The collection contains literary manuscripts, illustrations, correspondence, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1917-1938

Henry Misselwitz papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025041717691]
Identifier: Ax 357
Abstract Henry Misselwitz (1900 - ?) became a reporter and foreign correspondent, was the author of three books on his experiences in the Far East, and promoted the establishment of a foreign service training center for U.S. diplomats. The collection contains correspondence regarding the proposed Academy of Foreign Service, book manuscripts, radio scripts, newspaper columns and articles, two journals Misselwitz kept while travelling in China, and a general merchandise account book belonging to a Mrs....
Dates: 1927-1946

Hugh O'Connor papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 620
Abstract

Hugh O'Connor (1894-1967) was a civil engineer, veteran, writer, and editor. Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, National Association of Manufacturers, tearsheets, newspaper clippings, biographical material and memorabilia.

Dates: 1928-1968

Arthur Perry papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042632980]
Identifier: A 095
Abstract

Arthur Perry (1885-1948) was a newspaper reporter and paragrapher from Medford, Oregon, who is best known for hisMedford Mail-Tribune column "Smudge Pot," which was widely reprinted. The collection (1918-1948) contains a wartime diary (WWI), scrapbooks, correspondence, and clippings of Perry's writings.

Dates: 1918-1948

John Riis letter to Charles S. Jackson

 Collection — Folder 1 (shares a clamshell box): [Barcode: i50174149]
Identifier: CA 1914 July 14
Abstract

Charles S. Jackson (1860-1924) was the owner of the Portland, Oregon newspaper, Oregon Journal. The collection contains a letter dated July 14, 1914, from John Riis of Portland, Oregon to Jackson regarding the lack of Portland news coverage in Jackson's newspaper.

Dates: 1914 -07-14

Wallace Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 269
Abstract

Wallace Smith (1888-1937) was a newspaperman, novelist, and artist. The papers include Smith's manuscripts and published pieces, minor correspondence, drawings and illustrations, photographs, and miscellaneous documents.

Dates: 1916-1935

Otto David Tolischus papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 368
Abstract

Otto D. Tolischus was a German immigrant and journalist and is known for his Pulitzer Prize winning coverage of Nazi Germany. Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, editorials, lectures, scripts, biographical information, memos, and a photograph.

Dates: 1927-1966

Morris Watson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 744
Abstract Morris Watson (1901-1972) was a reporter, labor leader and an active participant in progressive causes of the 1930s and 1940s. The collection contains records from Watson's work with the Living Newspaper, the Newspaper Guild, the International Longshoremen's & Warehouse Union, the American Labor Party, and the National Federation for Constitutional Liberties and includes play and radio manuscripts, correspondence, memos, speeches, articles, meeting minutes, committee reports, statements...
Dates: 1932-1971

Howard Duryee Wheeler autobiography

 Collection — Volume 1 (loose): [Barcode: 35025042868196]
Identifier: A 197
Abstract

Howard Duryee Wheeler (1880-1958) was a newspaper and magazine editor and manager, working for individual companies and for large syndicates. The collection (circa 1880-1958) consists of his autobiography, titled Harbor at Dawn.

Dates: circa 1880-1958