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Stowe, Leland, 1899-1994 : Leland Stowe Papers, 1929-1988

Mostly photocopies of writings and some correspondence of newspaper foreign correspondent and author Leland Stowe. Stowe witnessed and wrote about many historic events and subject such as the rise of the Nazi party in Germany, the Russo-Finnish War, experiencing the Russian front during World War II, and the corruption in the regime of Chiang Kai-Shek.
Extent: 0.8 linear feet - (2 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Journalism
Call Number: Midwest MS Stowe
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The Leland Stowe Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).
The main repository of the Leland Stowe Papers is the Wisconsin Historical Society, collection number U.S. Mss 99AF: The Leland Stowe Papers, 1925-87. 9.2 c.f. (23 archives boxes including 15 vols.), plus 9.5 c.f. of unprocessed additions. Stowe also donated material to the University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library, collection number Bentley Historical 85400 Aa2.