Manuscript Collections - Chicago Daily News Clippings Collection

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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)