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Winakor, Bess, 1942-2007 : Bess Winakor Papers, 1967-1977

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 for Women's Wear Daily, the Chicago Sun-Times, W, and Home Furnishings Daily.
Extent: 7 linear feet - (2 boxes, 44 oversize volumes)
Subjects: Chicago, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS Winakor
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The Bess Winakor Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).