MacDougall, Curtis Daniel, 1903-1985 : Curtis MacDougall Papers, 1922-1989
- Journalist and professor at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism who wrote one of the definitive textbooks of American journalism. An activist in civic affairs, McDougall ran for Congress as a Democrat in Illinois' 10th District, for the U.S. Senate as a Progressive Party candidate, and as a Peace Party candidate for the 13th Congressional District. His papers include correspondence, subject files concerning his many interests and activities, published articles, CDs, photographs, etc.
Also paper copies of correspondence with Emil Dansker, a press release re MacDougall’s award from the American Society of Journalism School Administrators (no date), a 1971 newspaper article by MacDougall, and a printed book announcement for Superstition and the Press.
Extent: 28.9 linear feet - (28 record cartons and 1 box)
Subjects: Chicago, Journalism, Politics
Call Number: Midwest MS MacDougall
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