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BOX 183-184 Part I: Miscellany, 1957-1988
Correspondence, interviews, family papers, financial records, certificates, biographical information, calendars, and a yearbook.
Arranged alphabetically by topic or type of material and therein chronologically.
BOX 183 Air Force Officer Candidate School, Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Tex., yearbook, 1957
BOX 184 Awards and honors
General, 1969-1971, 1980
Pulitzer Prize, 1974
(3 folders)
Biographical file, 1964-1967, 1974-1979, 1986-1988, undated
Calendars, 1978-1980
Family papers, 1971-1972, undated
Financial records, 1966-1971
(4 folders)
Interviews of Smith, 1976-1983, undated
Scrapbook, 1973-1974 See Oversize
BOX CL 1 Part I: Classified, 1968-1982
Cables, affidavits, notes, and biographical material.
Organized and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX CL 1 Part I: Speeches and Writings File
Writings file
Books
The Russians
Research material
Communist Party of the Soviet Union, 1971 (Container 79)
Leaders
Andropov, Yuri, 1982 (Container 86)
Part I: Subject File
New York Times
Wiretapping suit (Smith v. Nixon)
Nov. 1973 (Container 143)
May 1976 (Container 144)
Nixon, Richard M., administration
Vietnamese conflict
General
Nov. 1968 (Container 146)
BOX OV 1-OV 2 Part I: Oversize, 1966-1974
Oversize material consisting of posters, maps, and a scrapbook.
Organized and described according to the series, folders, and containers from which the items were removed.
BOX OV 1 Part I: Subject File
USSR
General, 1974 (Container 157)
Maps, 1966-1974 (Container 157)
BOX OV 2 Part I: Miscellany
Scrapbook, 1973-1974 (Container 184)
BOX 185-187 Part II: Correspondence, 1959-2010
Complementing the same series in Part I, Part II: Correspondence similarly features social exchanges regarding accomplishments, books, and television productions. Additional correspondence with the New York Times and Hedrick’s father, Sterling Smith, can be found in the Part II: Subject File series.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX 185 1959-1988
(8 folders)
BOX 186 1989-1998
(8 folders)
BOX 187 1999-2010
(2 folders)
BOX 187-223 Part II: Speeches and Writings File, 1960-2010
The Speeches and Writings File contains documentation regarding Smith's public appearances and written publications, with the bulk of the material concerning his book Rethinking America (1995). The series includes correspondence, notes, and printed matter on topics Smith was researching for speeches, interviews, books, and articles. The bulk of the writings material consists of drafts, research, and administrative material related to Rethinking America, Smith's 1995 book that was based on his "Challenge to America" documentary. Also present is administrative material and correspondence related to his books The Russians (1975), Reagan, the Man, the President (1980), The Power Game (1987), and The New Russians (1990), along with one folder of research material related to Who Stole the American Dream (2012). Articles he produced, many based on the topics of his books, are included under the publication name. A digital file contains various documents related to Smith's various engagements. Material types include correspondence, notes, drafts, research, reviews, schedules, contracts, digital files, and memoranda.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material. The file structure of the digital content maintained as received.
BOX 187 Speech file
BOX 187 Contracts, Harry Walker, Inc., 1981-1995, 2003-2006
BOX 187 Contracts, Washington Speakers Bureau, 1991-2002
DF Digital files, 1991-2002
Digital ID: mss62065_198_156
BOX 187 Engagements
BOX 187 1981-1990
BOX 187 1991
(2 folders)
BOX 188 (4 folders)
BOX 188 1992
(2 folders)
BOX 189 (1 folder)
BOX 189 1993
(3 folders)
BOX 189 1994
(2 folders)
BOX 190 (5 folders)
BOX 190 1994-1995
BOX 191 1995
(4 folders)
BOX 191 1996
(2 folders)
BOX 192 (3 folders)
BOX 192 1997
(3 folders)
BOX 193 1998
(2 folders)
BOX 193 1998-2010
BOX 193 Undated
BOX 193 Topical file
BOX 193 Antidotes, 1992-1993
BOX 193 Bell South, 1993
BOX 193 Bill and Boris, National Broiler Council, 1998-2000
BOX 193 Campaign speeches, 1983-1988
BOX 193 Challenge, 1994
BOX 193 China and Iraq speeches, 2004-2005
BOX 193 Clinton and Yeltsin, 1993
BOX 194 Coke/McDonald's, 1995-1997
BOX 194 Columbia University School of Journalism, 1994
BOX 194 Commencements, 1981-1984, 1990-1997 , 2007
BOX 194 Community in the U.S., 1992-1996
BOX 194 Corporate leadership and social responsibility, Rethinking America/workforce, 1993-1997, 2004
BOX 194 Duke, Paul, memorial lecture, Sarasota, China, 2005-2006
BOX 194 Education - general, 1996-1997
BOX 194 Education speeches, 1995-2006
BOX 194 Education/workforce - clients, 1994-1998, 2005-2006
BOX 195 Eloquence, Havel, Václav, 1990
BOX 195 Enron Corp./economy speech, 2002
BOX 195 Eulogy for Zox, Jean, 1988
BOX 195 Foreign policy speech ideas, 1987-1992
BOX 195 Global speech, 2008
BOX 195 Gorbachev/perestroika speeches, 1989-1992
BOX 195 Gorbachev series, 1985-1990
BOX 195 Great speeches, 1998
BOX 195 Gridiron Club, Washington, D.C., 1983-1984
BOX 195 Health speeches, 2000
BOX 195 Hong Kong, East Asia, 1994
BOX 195 Humor material, 1982-1988, 2000-2004
BOX 195 Journalism, 1960-1993
BOX 195 Journalism, 1981-1998
BOX 196 Media ideas speeches, 1997-2002
BOX 196 Medill School of Journalism, Washington Conference on Russia, 1996
BOX 196 Middle East, 2002
BOX 196 Minor, Bill, John Chancellor Award, 1997
BOX 196 New American workforce and the National Coalition for Advanced Manufacturing, 1994
BOX 196 The Power Game speeches, 1991-1995, 2004
BOX 196 Retire speeches, 2006
BOX 196 Retirement speech, 2006
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