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Chicago Tribune: the rise of a great American newspaper, by Lloyd Wendt, Correspondence and manuscript
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to the book Chicago Tribune: the rise of a Great American newspaper by Lloyd Wendt (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1979): drafts, notes, manuscripts and similar material; correspondence (with Tribune Chief Executive Officer Stanton R. Cook, his associates, secretary Ann Stupur, and archivists Harold Hutchings and Lee Major); promotional material, publishing contract and permissions; and the transcript of an interview with...
Dates: 1974 - 1980
Chicago Tribune. George de Huszar Papers, 1949-1954
Record Group — Box: 1
George B. de Huszar's association with the Chicago Tribune began in the late 1940s. This collection of his papers includes correspondence with Tribune business manager E.M. Antrim and attorney Howard Ellis, as well as chapters of an untitled work on "The Press from 1750 to 1830 and Today" and "The Press: Yesterday and Today."
Dates: 1949 - 1954
Robert R. McCormick. Business correspondence
Abstract The papers of Robert R. McCormick (editor and publisher of the Chicago tribune) consist primarily of business correspondence dating from 1927-1955. This correspondence does not relate directly to the Chicago Tribune, but includes a great deal of material on organizations related to the newspaper publishing business and various political personages and departments, freedom of the press issues and some personal and family...
Dates: 1927 - 1955
Robert R. McCormick. Recordings of speeches; recordings of operas and operettas
Abstract This series was formed around recordings of the speeches of Col. Robert R. McCormick (1880-1955), editor and publisher of the Chicago tribune. (The series contains both the original transcription discs, and later copies on magnetic tape.) These speeches are primarly those given during a weekly musical broadcast, but include a few speeches delivered on other occasions. The topics covered by McCormick in his speeches include American history, politics and...
Dates: 1938 - 1957
Richard A. Schwarzlose (1937-2003) Papers
Abstract The research interests of Richard Schwarzlose (professor of journalism at Northwestern Unviersity from 1968-2003) centered on the history of the American wire service, though he also researched ethical and legal issues in journalism. The Richard Schwarzlose Papers fill thirty-one and one-half boxes and span the period 1955 to 2003. The papers are divided into six categories: approximately three and one-half boxes of biographical materials, two and one-half boxes of general correspondence,...
Found in: Northwestern University Archives
Chicago Tribune. Frederick S. Siebert Papers
Abstract Frederick Siebert was interested in two lawsuits concerning the freedom of the press which resulted in landmark decisions by the United States Supreme Court: the so-called Minnesota "gag law" case (Near versus Minnesota, 1931) and the Associated Press anti-monopoly suit (AP versus U.S., 1945). This collection contains Siebert's collection of materials on these cases: correspondence, articles, papers, Supreme Court...
Dates: 1932 - 1946
- Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections 5
- Northwestern University Archives 1
- Freedom of the press 3
- Press 3
- Journalism 2
- Chicago (Ill.) 1
- Chicago Theatre of the Air (Radio program) 1
- Classical music radio programs 1
- Newspaper publishing 1
- Opera 1
- Press law 1
- Speeches, addresses, etc., American--20th century 1
- United States 1
- United States--Politics and government--1923-1929 1
- United States--Politics and government--1929-1933 1
- United States--Politics and government--1933-1945 1
- United States--Politics and government--1945-1953 1
- United States--Politics and government--1953-1961 1 + ∧ less
- McCormick, Robert R. (Robert Rutherford), 1880-1955 2
- Chicago tribune 1
- Huszar, George B. de (George Bernard), 1919-1968 1
- McCormick family 1
- Schwarzlose, Richard Allen 1
- Siebert, Fred S. (Fred Seaton), 1901-1982 1
- Wendt, Lloyd 1 + ∧ less