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Parton, Mary Field, 1878-1969 : Mary Field Parton-Clarence Darrow Papers,, 1909-1975

Material relating to the friendship between Clarence Darrow and journalist Mary Field Parton, which includes sixty-one of his letters to her, several other letters, short articles by Darrow, clippings, and photographs. Included are numerous transcripts of Darrow's letters, a biographical sketch of Parton, and excerpts from her journal that refer to Darrow, all done by Parton's daughter Margaret Parton (Hussey).
Extent: 0.6 linear feet - (2 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Social Action, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS Parton
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The Mary Field Parton-Clarence Darrow Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 5 folders at a time maximum (Priority II).