Manuscript Collections - Paul R. Leach Papers

2022

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PAUL R. LEACH PAPERS, 1946-1964
2 linear inches (1 small manuscript box)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Paul Roscoe Leach was head of the Washington Bureau for the Chicago Daily News and Knight newspapers. He covered presidential campaigns and retired in 1955.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The papers contain letters between Leach and Hoover covering topics ranging from politics to fishing. There is also a draft of They Were Also Politicians: A Reporters Chronicle of People He Wrote About an unpublished memoir.      

FOLDER LIST

Box Contents

1

Correspondence with Herbert Hoover, 1946-1964
They Were Also Politicians: A Reporters Chronicle of People He Wrote About, undated
(memoir, 2 folders)