Manuscript Collections - Chicago Daily News Clippings Collection

March 13, 2020

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CHICAGO DAILY NEWS CLIPPINGS COLLECTION, 1916-1960
2 linear feet, 2 linear inches (5 manuscript boxes)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection contains newspaper articles from the Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Daily Tribune relating to Herbert Hoover from 1916 to 1960. There are two subgroups: Chronological Clippings and Subject Clippings. The former is arranged chronologically while the subject clippings are arranged alphabetically by subject. The collection covers Hoover’s 1928 campaign, the Presidential years, and the campaign of 1932. 

FOLDER LIST

CHRONOLOGICAL CLIPPINGS

Box      Contents   

1           Clippings, 1916-1928 (15 folders)

2           Clippings, 1929-1930, 1932-1933, 1935-1936, 1938, 1941, 1943, 1946-1947 (14 folders)

3           Clippings, 1950-1960 (9 folders)
                     
SUBJECT CLIPPINGS

3           Army and Navy, 1931-1932              
             Budget, 1932
             Caribbean Trip, 1931 (Puerto Rico, Haiti, Virgin Islands)
             Chicago, 1933-1938
             Congress, 1929-1933 (2 folders)
             Depression, 1931-1932
             Disarmament, 1929-1932
             Editorials, 1929-1936

4           Farm Relief, 1929-1932
             Honors, Degrees and Medals, 1929-1930
             Hoover, Herbert and Al Smith, 1928
             Hoover, Lou Henry 1922-1936
             Immigration, 1929
             Industry, 1929-1932
             Law Enforcement, 1928-1932
             Miscellaneous, 1930-1931 (2 folders)
             Prohibition, 1929-1932
             Recreation, 1928-1934
             South American Trip, Nov 1928-Feb 1929 (2 folders)

5           Speeches, Aug 1928-Oct 1932, 1935-1938 (7 folders)
             Tariff, 1929-1930
             Unemployment, 1930-1932
             Veterans’ Pension Bill, 1930-1932 (Bonus Bill)
             Vetoes, 1931-1933
             War Debt and Reparations, May 1931-Jan 1933 (2 folders)