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Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Bess Winakor papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Winakor
Abstract Newspaper articles and story files of Bess Winakor, Chicago correspondent for Women's Wear Daily, 1967-1974, and reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times, 1974-1978. Includes background materials, interview notes, and dispatches for stories about Hugh Hefner, Judge Julius Hoffman and Pat Nixon, materials from trips to Iran in 1976, and Washington D.C. in 1977 for the Carter inauguration, as well as scrapbooks containing her articles...
Dates: 1967-1977

Charles Sweningsen Collection of Chicago Sun-Times Newspapers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Sweningsen

Collection of Chicago Sun-Times newspapers from former Sun-Times staff member Charles Sweningsen, from 1963 to 1998. Newspapers cover such historical events as the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, the Vietnam war, the moon landing, the Watergate scandal, affirmative action, and the 50th anniversary of the Sun-Times.

Dates: 1963-1998

Claudia Cassidy papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Cassidy

Articles and reviews, correspondence, broadcast scripts, photographs, and clippings of the Chicago Tribune performing arts critic from 1942 to 1965. Cassidy wrote her influential "On the Aisle" column for the Tribune, then wrote freelance criticism and hosted a weekly program of arts criticism for WFMT, helping to shape the course of music, theater, and dance in Chicago.

Dates: 1880s-1996; Majority of material found within 1930-1985

Dorothy Storck papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Storck
Abstract Clippings, biographical material, other unpublished writings and drafts, research files, correspondence, awards, photographs, and some audio cassettes of the journalist Dorothy Storck. Storck had a long tenure as a journalist and worked for Chicago American which became Chicago Today from 1965-1974 and then at the Philadelphia Inquirer until 1989. The majority of clippings in the collection come from these newspapers, but includes some articles that she wrote for other news services starting...
Dates: 1927-2015; Majority of material found within 1965 - 2008

Hoke Norris Papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Norris

Collection of correspondence, works, research materials, and personal information by and about Hoke Norris, reporter, book reviewer, novelist, and public affairs director. Norris worked for several papers including the Raleigh News and Observer, the Winston-Salem Journal-Sentinel, the Chicago Sun-Times, and the Chicago Daily News.

Dates: 1934-1977; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1977

John Fischetti papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Fischetti
Abstract Political cartoons and assorted miscellaneous items (clippings, photographs, correspondence, etc.) of Pulitzer Prize-winning artist John Fischetti. Fischetti worked for several newspapers and magazines during his long career, including Coronet, Esquire, the Chicago Sun, the New York Herald Tribune, the Chicago Daily News, and the...
Dates: 1942-1995

Mike Royko papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Royko
Abstract Correspondence, columns, other works, and personal material of journalist, columnist, and author Mike Royko. Royko received his journalistic training by working for the Chicago City News Bureau (1956-1959) and went on to be a favorite columnist at the Chicago Daily News (1959-1978); The Chicago Sun-Times (1978-1984); and the Chicago Tribune (1984-1997). Royko is known for writing his...
Dates: 1934-1997; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1997

Richard G. Suthers papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Suthers

Photographs, brochures, clippings, invitations, correspondence, and realia documenting the career of Richard G. (Dick) Suthers, who was a pressman in the production department of the Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Sun-Times from 1945 to 1985. Realia includes special rulers and slide rules for measuring type and columns, as well as a paper pressman's hat. Collection also includes the rotogravure plate of the front page of the Chicago Daily News's last edition, March 4, 1978.

Dates: 1950s-2004

William K. Braden papers [OFFSITE]

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Braden
Abstract STORED OFFSITE – Contact for access. Papers of Chicago Sun-Times reporter and feature writer William K. Braden, 1956-1995. Included are Braden's research notes and drafts, interview audiotapes and cassettes, clippings of stories as they appeared in the newspaper, and many entire issues for seminal events. Of special interest are materials related to his stories on the Chicago police; a potential Chicago World's Fair; the 1967 blizzard; Eisenhower, Kennedy, and LBJ;...
Dates: approximately 1955-approximately 1995

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Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 7
Clippings (information artifacts) 3
Authors, American -- 20th century 2
Clippings -- 1951-2000 2
Correspondence 2
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Photographs 2
Scrapbooks 2
Women journalists 2
Cartoonists -- United States -- History -- Sources 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Newspapers 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Politics and government -- 1951- 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs 1
Civil rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Clippings -- 1901-1950 1
Clippings -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 1
Dispatches 1
Drama -- 20th century 1
Dramatic criticism 1
Editorial cartoons 1
Inaugurations (cultural ceremonies) -- Washington (D.C.) -- 1977 1
International relations -- United States -- Caricatures and cartoons 1
Iran -- Description and travel 1
Iran -- Social conditions -- 20th century 1
Journalism -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century 1
Journalists -- 20th century 1
Journalists -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Journalists -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Journalists -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Journalists -- Political and social views 1
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism 1
Newspaper employees 1
Newspaper industry 1
Newspaper presses 1
Newspaper publishing -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Newspapers -- 1951-2000 1
Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. -- Fashion 1
Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. -- Reviews 1
Opera -- 20th century 1
Photographs -- 1851-1900 1
Photographs -- 1901-1950 1
Photographs -- 1951-2000 1
Photographs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 1951-2000 1
Political cartoons 1
Presidents -- United States -- Caricatures and cartoons 1
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- Caricatures and cartoons 1
Presidents -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Sketches 1
Theater -- 20th century -- History and criticism 1
Theater -- 20th century -- Reviews 1
Theater critics 1
United States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 1962-1980 -- Caricatures and cartoons 1
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Caricatures and cartoons 1
Women journalists -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women journalists -- Travel 1
Women's rights 1
World politics -- Caricatures and cartoons -- History -- 20th century 1
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