8 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) American newspapers--Illinois.

  1. Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    2,100 items ; 8 containers ; 3 linear feet ; 8 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Editor, educator, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, Fell's autobiography and other biographical material, genealogical material, land grants, ledger, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fell's pursuits as a newspaper editor, educator, lawyer, and Quaker in Illinois, including also family correspondence pertaining to...

  2. Raymond G. Carroll papers, 1905-1944

    225 items ; 22 containers ; 2.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist. Scrapbooks of clippings, mostly of Carroll's articles, and correspondence, photographs, drawings, and other printed matter relating to Carroll's career as a journalist.

  3. Ray Stannard Baker papers, 1836-1947

    30,000 items ; 138 containers ; 55.6 linear feet ; 97 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist and author. Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, drafts of books and articles, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and printed matter concerning Baker's career in newspaper and magazine writing, his books, and his role in the Paris Peace Conference. Included is a large group of papers collected by Baker for his biography of Woodrow Wilson. Also includes portions of an...

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  4. Herbert Block papers, 1863-2002

    72,250 items ; 211 containers plus 1 oversize ; 84.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Political cartoonist, author, and journalist. Correspondence, writings, speeches, interviews, clippings, cartoon reprints, and printed matter documenting principally Block's career at the Washington Post.

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  5. Hanna-McCormick family papers, 1792-1985

    47,300 items ; 145 containers plus 13 oversize ; 66.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, diary and notebook fragments, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers focusing chiefly on the political activities of Ruth Hanna McCormick Simms. Also includes correspondence of Marcus Alonzo Hanna relating to Ohio and national politics and also to his personal and business affairs. Other papers concern the Chicago Tribune and its publishers,...

  6. Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1905-1971

    6,500 items ; 62 containers plus 1 classified and 1 vault container ; 20.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Intelligence officer and journalist. Correspondence, journals, writings, lectures, transcripts of radio broadcasts, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Deuel's career as an intelligence officer during World War II with the Office of Strategic Services, as a journalist with the Chicago Daily News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and as a foreign intelligence analyst with the Central...

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  7. Frank Knox papers, 1898-1954

    2,800 items ; 12 containers plus 7 oversize ; 5.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Newspaper editor and publisher, and U.S. secretary of the navy. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating to Knox's service in the Spanish-American War and World War I, his work as editor and publisher, 1936 campaign for vice president, and stint as secretary of the navy. Includes papers of his wife, Annie Reid Knox.

  8. David S. Broder papers, 1910-2012

    79,300 items ; 227 containers plus 1 oversize ; 90.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Journalist. Correspondence, memoranda, articles and columns, book drafts, notebooks and notes, interviews, speeches and statements, press releases, surveys, reports, political memorabilia, newsletters, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other material documenting Broder's career as a journalist.