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American Radio and Research Corporation (AMRAD) Records

Call Number: UA022
Scope and Contents: This collection contains photos, correspondence, and some other general records of the Amrad Corporation as well as physical objects.

Dates: bulk 1915 -- 1947, 1915 -- 1982

Casey Murrow Collection of Edward R. Murrow Materials

Call Number: MS255
Overview: The Casey Murrow Collection of Edward R. Murrow Materials contain photographs, correspondence, clippings, scrapbooks, speeches, scripts, and legal documents dating from 1890 to 2003. The collection documents broadcast and television journalist Edward R. Murrow’s personal and professional life, as well as the lives of his wife, Janet (Brewster) Murrow, and his son, Casey Murrow.
Dates: circa 1890 -- 2003

Edward Bliss Papers

Call Number: MS125
Scope and Contents:

This collection consists of the papers and audio reels, presumably used by Bliss in editing a volume of Edward R. Murrow's broadcasts, In Search of Light: The Broadcasts of Edward R. Murrow, 1938-1961 (New York: Knopf, 1967). The papers consist of summary descriptions of important events and transcriptions of parts of key speeches, broadcasts, and events that Murrow attended. There are 9 audio reels of "This...Is London" from 1940.

Dates: 1938 -- 1961

Janet Brewster Murrow and Edward R. Murrow Family Papers

Call Number: MS225
Scope and Contents: The Janet Brewster Murrow and Edward R. Murrow family papers include scrapbooks, photographic material, and audio recordings. The bulk of the material dates from 1924 to 1970 and was created by Janet Brewster Murrow and Jennie Brewster, Janet's mother. Janet Brewster Murrow took most of the photographs, slides, and negatives and capture what she considered important, memorable, beautiful or interesting about her family and their work over the decades. Most images were taken with a 35 mm...
Dates: bulk 1924 -- 1970, 1920 -- 1989

Joseph E. Persico Papers

Call Number: MS126
Scope and Contents: This collection includes audio tapes, correspondence, reports, notes, clippings, and ancillary materials used by Joseph E. Persico in writing the biography, Edward R. Murrow: An American Original. The bulk of the material dates from 1984 to 1985 and pertains to the interviews conducted for the book. Significant interviewees include the family of Edward Murrow, Walter Cronkite, Fred Friendly, and Lauren Bacall. Subject files pertain to the book and to the interviewees and include...
Dates: 1950 -- 1985

Leland Stowe Papers

Call Number: MS129
Scope and Contents: This collection documents Stowe's work as a war correspondent during World War II and the Korean War, as well as his later career as a journalism professor. Included are photographic portraits of Stowe, 1939-1945; interviews with Lt. Col. Walter Soderholm and General Pershing; lectures and articles, 1946-1952; University of Michigan journalism lectures and teaching files, 1956-1969; manuscripts and annotated publications, 1933-1980; and one poster-sized image of CBS correspondents (including...
Dates: 1933 -- 1980

Something About the Women Radio Show Records

Call Number: MS157
Scope and Contents: Something About The Women is a women's music radio show aired on the Tufts radio station, WMFO 91.5 FM, in Medford, Massachusetts. It first aired in 1975. This collection contains audiotapes, audiocassettes, 8 tracks, playlists, promotional materials, clippings, and music journals. The bulk of the collection consists of spiral bound playlist notebooks dating from 1979 to 1995, and sound recordings for the show. Sounds recordings include interviews, live performances, and promotional spots...
Dates: 1983 -- 1995

Tufts University Amateur Radio Club (W1KN) Records

Call Number: UA178
Scope and Contents: The collection contains QSL cards received by the operators of the W1KN from 1935-1993, as well as examples of W1KN cards from the 1950s. QSL cards are cards that amateur radio operators send one another to confirm contact. It also contains one file of licenses, correspondence, and bylaws of the Tufts Amateur Radio Society from 1927-1993.
Dates: bulk 1935 -- 1993, 1927 -- 1993

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