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Chicago Tribune. Departmental Papers. Editorial Department, Editor's office, miscellaneous

Identifier: XI-125-5

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Scope and Contents

This collection of correspondence from the Editorial Department of the Chicago Tribune is mostly concerned with the London bureau, foreign correspondents, or joint ventures with other news services between 1942 and 1972. Significant correspondents include William J. Fulton, London bureau; J. Loy ("Pat") Maloney or Don Maxwell, editorial department; foreign correspondents David Darrah, Donald Day, and Jules Dubois; R. R. McCormick, Arthur Veysey, Keith Masters, Ben Bradlee, Clayton Kirkpatrick; and miscellaneous correspondence from United Press International.


  • 1942 - 1972


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There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.


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This small collection of correspondence from the Chicago Tribune Editorial Department covers issues related to the London bureau and foreign correspondents in Europe or in Latin America, as well as issues regarding United Press International or syndicated wire services. Correspondence extends from 1942 to 1972 and includes letters from the following: William J. Fulton, J. Loy ("Pat") Maloney, Don Maxwell, David Darrah, Donald Day, Jules Dubois, Ben Bradlee, Clayton Kirkpatrick, as well as the occasional letter from R. R. McCormick.


Arrangement completed prior to receiving collection from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, Chicago Tribune Company, and Nexstar Media Group on January 10, 2020, accession #SPEC-2020-1.

Guide to the Chicago Tribune, Departmental Papers, Editorial Department, 1942-1972
Lee Major; encoded by Sigrid P. Perry
October 26, 1979; April 7, 2020
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Library Details

Part of the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections Repository

Deering Library, Level 3
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Evanston IL 60208-2300 US