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Abstract This collection contains papers selected from the business manager files of the Chicago Tribune, dating mostly from 1926 to 1955, though a small portion of the material dates from as early as 1921 and as late as 1960. Most of the correspondence is that of two business managers, Wilbert E. Macfarlane (1928-1944) and Elbert M. Antrim (1944-1954). Materials in the collection are related to the following Tribune departments:...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1926 - 1955
Abstract This collection consists of the by-line clippings of selected Chicago Tribune writers, 1914-1981.
Dates: 1914 - 1981
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract The rules and regulations, instructions, standards, rates, etc., 1925-1968, of the Chicago Tribune Advertising Department. The material is in the form of memos, letters, cards, and other printed matter
Dates: 1925 - 1968
Abstract This small collection consists of plans drawn up by Charles W. Townsley for the reorganization in 1910 of the Advertisting Department and several other departments of the Tribune Company
Dates: 1910 - 1922
Abstract This collection consists of promotional materials sent by the Chicago Tribune to distributors, newsdealers and carriers from 1921 to 1939. The collection includes mimeographed letters and notices, advertisements, posters, circulars, leaflects, advertisements, and circulation figures
Dates: 1921 - 1939
Abstract 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, Pat Maloney, Don Maxwell, David Darrah, Donald Day, Jules Dubois, Ben Bradlee, Clayton...
Dates: 1942 - 1972
Abstract This collection of Chicago Tribune Editorial Department papers consists principally of correspondence and manuscripts related to the content of the editorial pages of the newspaper between 1942 and 1971, with some earlier material. Correspondence includes that of Clifford Raymond (before 1939-1950) and George Morgenstern (1947-1971), but the bulk is of Leon Stolz (1942-1963). There are also a few items from Reuben Cahn and Carl Wiegman.
Dates: 1924 - 1971; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1971
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract In February and July, 1984, the Marketing Department turned over to the Tribune Company Archives a total of five cartons of promotion files dealing with individual Tribune staff members. The present collection contains materials selected from this group that consist of correspondence within the Promotion Department (later the Marketing Department) or with third parties; the latter dealing with speaking or broadcasting engagements or (in the cases of Harold Grumhaus and J. Howard Wood) their...
Dates: 1953 - 1978
Abstract This small collection of promotion material was retained by the Tribune Company Marketing Department between 1957 and 1972. It documents special occasions like the Chicago Tribune 125th Anniversary in 1972, the First Division Museum dedication in 1960, and the McCormick Charitable Trust Historymobile and McCormick Place in 1960. The collection includes clippings, correspondence, and printed promotional matter can also be found.
Dates: 1957 - 1972
Abstract This collection consists of papers of the Chicago Tribune's marketing department, largely while under its earlier name, the promotion and publicity department. The papers in this collection are chiefly those of William Jerome Byrnes (1955/1962) and Joseph A. Burns (1962/1972), but a few are those of Tomas P. O'Donnell (1972/1974). These managers are in correspondence with executives Harold F. Grumhaus, Frederick A. Nichols, and J. Howard Wood. The collection...
Dates: 1955 - 1974
Abstract This collection contains the papers of Frank Hughes (1908-1972) during his 29-year tenure at the Chicago Tribune (1942-1971).
Dates: 1943 - 1968
Abstract This collection contains material related to the libel suit, Henry Ford versus The Tribune Company, dating to 1916-1919. The suit concerned the Chicago Tribune editorial of June 23, 1916, "Ford is an Anarchist."
Dates: 1913 - 1923
Abstract The files in this collection relate in general to annual meetings of the Tribune Company and its subsidiaries.
Dates: 1909 - 1952
Abstract Materials related to The Chicago Tribune: its first hundred years, and other works of Philip Kinsley (1880-1960), a reporter working at the Tribune
Dates: 1941 - 1946
Abstract This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of Frances Peck Grover, whose career at the Chicago Tribune (1911-1945) was spent chiefly as movie critic (the first to write under the name "Mae Tinee"). This archive includes family correspondence and photographs, correspondence and pictures of movie stars of the 1920s, and scrapbooks of newspaper columns.
Dates: 1895 - 1944
Abstract Speeches delivered by Walter C. Kurz, general manager of the Chicago Tribune
Dates: 1955 - 1970
Abstract Robert R. McCormick's correspondence with, and about, the Chicago Tribune's foreign correspondents
Dates: 1914 - 1955
Abstract Robert R. McCormick's Memoirs are a collection of radio broadcasts which he made from time to time in 1952, 1953 and 1954 over WGN and the Mutual Broadcasting System. The talks deal with his life and career, and reflect his grasp of events and history of the period, the development of the Chicago Tribune, and his own background and family history.
Abstract E.R. Noderer (1907-1996) was a Chicago Tribune foreign correspondent from 1939 to 1950; a general assignment reporter in Chicago from 1950 to 1952; editorial page editor and writer for the Washington Times-Herald from 1952 to 1954; and a member of the promotion and publicity department of the Chicago Tribune until his retirement in 1972. This collection stems from his years of travel as a foreign...
Dates: 1939 - 1977
Abstract The Eleanor Medill (Cissy) Patterson Papers consist chiefly of Medill, McCormick and Patterson family correspondence, Joseph Medill business and political letters, Chicago Tribune historical material, and a collection of letters of Joseph Medill and others to and from important people. The papers cover the years 1846-1910, approximately, with most of the material falling in the 1850-1899 period
Dates: 1846 - 1910
- Subject: Chicago tribune X
- Journalists 3
- Chicago (Ill.) 2
- Foreign correspondents 2
- Film criticism 1
- Journalism 1
- Libel and slander 1
- Motion picture actors and actresses 1
- Newspaper publishing 1
- Press 1
- United States--Politics and government--1945-1953 1 ∧ less
- Tribune Company 14
- McCormick, Robert R. (Robert Rutherford), 1880-1955 3
- Kirkland & Ellis (Firm) 2
- Antrim, Elbert M., 1885-1961 1
- Dubois, Jules, 1910-1966 1
- Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
- Grover, Frances Peck, 1886-1961 1
- Hughes, Frank, 1908-1972 1
- Kinsley, Philip, 1880-1960 1
- Kurz, Walter C. 1
- Macfarlane, W. E., 1882-1944 1
- McCormick family 1
- McCormick-Patterson Trust 1
- Medill family 1
- Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899 1
- Mutual Broadcasting System 1
- Noderer, E. R., 1907-1996 1
- Patterson family 1
- Patterson, Eleanor Medill, 1881-1948 1
- Tinee, Mae 1
- WGN (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.) 1
- Wendt, Lloyd 1
- Wiegman, Carl 1
- Wood, J. Howard, 1901-1988 1 ∧ less