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Special Collections: Guide to the Don Larrabee Papers

Summary Information:

Collection Title: Don Larrabee Papers
Collection Number: MS 289
Dates of Collection: 1954-1970s
Box Numbers: Box 543-546, 1682-1683
Quantity: 6 boxes

Administrative Information:

Provenance: Gift of Donald Larrabee in 1974, and parts in 1981 and 1988.
Access Restrictions: Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval
Preferred Citation:  Don Larrabee Papers, Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine
Copyright: Contact department for copyright information

For Additional Information:
Special Collections Department
University of Maine
5729 Fogler Library
Orono, Maine 04469-5729
(207) 581 1686
 
Biographical Information:
 
Donald Larrabee was born in 1923. He graduated with a degree in journalism from Syracuse University and was a combat correspondent in the Pacific during World War II. He worked for and later owned the Griffin Larrabee News Bureau in Washington, D.C. and was a reporter from 1947-1977. He has been a correspondent in the Congressional Press Gallery and President of the National Press Club.
 
Contents: 
 
Papers relate to articles and columns written by Donald Larrabee, Washington correspondent. Included are copies of Larrabee’s columns and the documents used to write the articles such as press releases, reports, correspondence, and inventories.
 
Arrangement:  
 
Arranged by topic

Finding Aid:

 

Box 543
Box 543 f1 Senator Edward Kennedy (D. - Mass.) #1
Box 543 f2 Senator Edward Kennedy (D. - Mass.) #2
Box 543 f3 Senator Edward Kennedy (D. - Mass.) #3
Box 543 f4 John F. Kennedy, Senator and President
Box 543 f5 "The Economic Problems of New England," Remarks in the U.S. Senate by Senator John F. Kennedy (D. - Mass.), May 1953
Box 543 f6 Senator Edward Brooke (R. - Mass.)
Box 543 f7 1962 U.S. House Investigations of Massachussets Highway Scandals
Box 543 f8 Miscellaneous Materials #1
Box 543 f9 Miscellaneous Materials #2
Box 543 f10 Miscellaneous Materials #3
Box 543 f11 Miscellaneous Materials #4

 

Box 544

 

Box 544 f1 Various Clippings #1
Box 544 f2 Various Clippings #2
Box 544 f3 Various Clippings #3
Box 544 f4 1968 Various Newspaper Clippings
Box 544 f5 Inaugurations
Box 544 f6 1973 Presidential Inauguration Program
Box 544 f7 Watergate
Box 544 f8 U.S. Representative William Cohen (R. - ME) Regarding Nixon Impeachment
Box 544 f9 Resignation of President Richard Nixon
Box 544 f10 Pardon of Nixon
Box 544 f11 Kissinger - Sisco Briefings #1
Box 544 f12 Kissinger - Sisco Briefings #2
Box 544 f13 Oil Imports (Nixon Administration) #1
Box 544 f14 Oil Imports (Nixon Administration) #2
Box 544 f15 President Gerald Ford - Addresses to Joint Session of Congress

 

Box 545

 

Box 545 f1 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #1
Box 545 f2 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #2
Box 545 f3 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #3
Box 545 f4 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #4
Box 545 f5 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #5
Box 545 f6 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #6
Box 545 f7 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #7
Box 545 f8 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) #8
Box 545 f9 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) , Materials from Muskie Press Kit
Box 545 f10 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Speeches #1
Box 545 f11 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Speeches #2
Box 545 f12 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Speeches and Comments #1
Box 545 f13 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Speeches and Comments #2
Box 545 f14 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Newspaper Clippings #1
Box 545 f15 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) Newspaper Clippings #2
Box 545 f16 January 1971 Trip to Middle East and USSR with Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME) 
Box 545 f17 GOP Reaction to Senator Edmund Muskie's Vietnam Speech (1972)
Box 545 f18 Senator Edmund Muskie (D. - ME)  - 1972 Campaign

 

Box 546

 

Box 546 f1 1960's Assorted News Stories Involving New England Figures and Issues
Box 546 f2 1968 - 1970 Washington Forecast Columns #1
Box 546 f3 1968 - 1970 Washington Forecast Columns #2
Box 546 f4  1968 - 1970 Washington Forecast Columns #3
Box 546 f5 1968 - 1970 Washington Forecast Columns #4
Box 546 f6 Vietnam War
Box 546 f7 Maine - Miscellaneous Stories on Maine People in Government and Issues #1
Box 546 f8 Maine - Miscellaneous Stories on Maine People in Government and Issues #2
Box 546 f9 U.S. Representative Peter Kyros (D. - ME)
Box 546 f10 Dickey - Lincoln Project #1
Box 546 f11 Dickey - Lincoln Project #2
Box 546 f12 Bath, Maine - 1970 Navy Construction Contract (DD 963)
Box 546 f13 Machiasport Oil Refinery #1
Box 546 f14 Machiasport Oil Refinery #2
Box 546 f15 Machiasport Oil Refinery - Clippings
Box 546 f16 1964 Republican National Convention
Box 546 f17 1968 Republican National Convention
Box 546 f18 1972 Republican National Convention
Box 546 f19 1976 Republican National Convention
Box 546 f20 1968 Democratic National Convention
Box 546 f21 1972 Democratic National Convention

 

Box 1682

 

Box 1682 f1 Speeches #1
Box 1682 f2 Speeches #2
Box 1682 f3 Speeches #3
Box 1682 f4 Speeches #4
Box 1682 f5 Rough Drafts of Speeches in Maine 1974 - 1975
Box 1682 f6 Indian Land Claims 1976 - 1977 Maine Newspaper Clippings
Box 1682 f7 Indian Land Claims 1977 Analysis
Box 1682 f8 Indian Land Claims 1978 Documents
Box 1682 f9 Indian Land Claims 1980 Congressional Hearings
Box 1682 f10 Various Columns and Analyses, 1960's - 1970's 

 

Box 1683

 

Box 1683 f1 National Press Club, Women in Journalism, and May Craig
Box 1683 f2 National Press Club Record
Box 1683 f3 1974 National Press Club Trip to the Soviet Union
Box 1683 f4 President Lyndon B. Johnson
Box 1683 f5 December 7, 1960 Pearl Harbor Exclusive for the New Bedford, (Mass.) Standard-Times
Box 1683 f6 Senator Margaret Chase Smith (R. - ME) #1
Box 1683 f7 Senator Margaret Chase Smith (R. - ME) #2
Box 1683 f8 Senator Margaret Chase Smith (R. - ME) #3
Box 1683 f9 Foreign Travels
Box 1683 f10 "Feature Parade" articles from Worcester, (Mass.) Sunday Telegram


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