Finding aid created by: MPK
Date: 28 Sep 1978
|13 Jun 2007||converted to EAD (MRC)|
Overview of the Collection
|Creator:||Chamberlain, John, 1903-1995.|
|Title:||John Chamberlain Papers|
|Quantity:||13 linear ft.|
|Abstract:||Papers of the American author, journalist, syndicated columnist (King Features Syndicate). Includes correspondence (1963-1967); manuscript drafts, notes for books and columns; research material; photographs; press releases.|
|Repository:||Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010
John Chamberlain was a syndicated columnist and was in contact with many public personalities including former president Richard Nixon.
The John Chamberlain Papers is composed of four series. Correspondence contains incoming and outgoing correspondence, including a signed letter from Richard Nixon. Writings contains books, research material, press releases, columns and related material, as well as a second signed letter from Nixon. The collection concludes with a few Photographs and some Miscellaneous material.
Correspondence is arranged chronologically. Writings are arranged by type; research material and ideas are arranged alphabetically while press releases are arranged chronologically.
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Chamberlain, John, 1903-1995 Archives.
King Features Syndicate.
Journalists, United States.
Genres and Forms
Manuscripts for publication.
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
John Chamberlain Papers
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
Gift of John Chamberlain, 1967, 1969.
|Box 1||1963 - Nixon letter is in folder 12 (12 folders)|
|Box 2||1964 (13 folders)|
|Box 3||1964 (4 folders)|
|Box 3||1965 (8 folders)|
|Box 4||1966 (4 folders)|
|Box 4||1967 (3 folders)|
|Box 4||History of American Business (2 folders)|
|Box 4||The Roots of Capitalism (2 folders)|
|Columns and related material|
|Box 5||Miscellaneous (11 folders)|
|Box 6||Miscellaneous (12 folders)|
|Box 7||Miscellaneous (12 folders)|
|Box 8||Balance of payments|
|Box 8||Church and socialism|
|Box 8||Common market|
|Box 8||Cost of living|
|Box 8||Ford (2 folders)|
|Box 8||Foreign trade (3 folders)|
|Box 8||Libertarian lists|
|Box 8||Log exports|
|Box 8||Politics (4 folders)|
|Box 8||Profit motive|
|Box 8||Public power|
|Box 8||Quality of life|
|Box 8||Religion and schools|
|Box 8||Republican Party|
|Box 8||Smith, Grace|
|Box 8||South, 1965|
|Box 8||Standard Oil|
|Box 8||Turn of the Wheel|
|Box 8||War and education|
|Box 9||undated (7 folders)|
|Box 9||1963, Jan-Apr, Jun-Dec (11 folders)|
|Box 9||1964, Jan-Feb (2 folders)|
|Box 10||1964, Mar-Dec (10 folders)|
|Box 10||1965, Jan-May, Jul (6 folders)|
|Box 11||1965, Sep-Dec - Nixon letter in October (4 folders)|
|Box 11||1966, Jan-Jun (8 folders)|
|Box 12||1966, Jul-Nov (5 folders)|
|Box 12||1967, Jan-Dec (13 folders)|
|Box 12||The Freeman 1957-1967 (84 volumes)|
|Oversize 1||Miscellaneous photographs|
|Oversize 1||Miscellaneous material|