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American Society of Newspaper Editors Records

An inventory of its records at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: American Society of Newspaper Editors.
Title: American Society of Newspaper Editors Records
Inclusive Dates: 1964-1966
Quantity: 0.5 linear ft.
Abstract: The records relate entirely to the organization's 1966 annual meeting in Montreal, Canada.
Abstract: Correspondence on the panel discussions, program and speakers (J.G.Diefenbaker, Lyndon Johnson, Jean LeSage, Robert S. McNamara and Lester B. Pearson)
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
http://scrc.syr.edu

Biographical History

The American Society of Newspaper Editors was founded in 1922. The first president was Casper Yost of the St. Louis Globe-Democrat.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The American Society of Newspaper Editors Records consists of Correspondence relating entirely to the organization's 1966 annual meeting in Montreal, Canada.

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Arrangement of the Collection

Correspondence is subdivided into three groups: Panel discussions, Preparation and publicity, and Speakers. Within these three subseries, material is arranged alphabetically by name and/or topic.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings

Persons

Diefenbaker, John G., 1895-1979.
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973.
McNamara, Robert S., 1916-
Pearson, Lester B.

Corporate Bodies

American Society of Newspaper Editors.

Subjects

Journalism, Societies, etc.
Newspaper editors, United States, Societies, etc.

Genres and Forms

Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

American Society of Newspaper Editors Records
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Acquired in 1966.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: DB
Date: 16 Feb 1978
Revision history: 23 Jul 2007 - converted to EAD (MRC)

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Inventory

Correspondence
Panel discussions
Box 1 Communist China 1965-1966
Box 1 Economic relations 1965-1966
Box 1 Program suggestions 1964-1965
Box 1 Separatism 1965-1966
Box 1 Stand-by program 1966
Box 1 Weekend papers 1965-1966
Box 1 Youth program 1966
Preparation and publicity
Box 1 The Bulletin 1965-1966
Box 1 Canadian government 1965-1966
Box 1 Drapeau, Mayor Jean and Jean Dupire 1966
Box 1 Miscellaneous 1965-1966
Box 1 Press and microphone chairmen 1966
Box 1 Queen Elizabeth Hotel 1965-1966
Speakers
Box 1 Diefenbaker, J.G. 1965-1966
Box 1 Johnson, Lyndon (President) 1965
Box 1 Lesage, Jean 1965-1966
Box 1 McNamara, Robert S. 1966
Box 1 Miscellaneous 1966
Box 1 Pearson, Lester B. 1965-1966

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