Guide to the Papers of John M. Mecklin, 1918 - 1986Manuscript ML-28

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Box: 1, Dates: 1925-1971

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  • Folder: 1, Notebooks, 1952-1968
  • Folder: 2, Photographs A, undated
  • Folder: 3, Photographs B, undated
  • Folder: 4, Press and ID Cards, Passports, 1940-1971
  • Folder: 5, Mailing Labels, Address Books, undated

Box: 2, Dates: 1918-1986

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  • Folder: 1, Childhood Miscellany: NY Times front pages from birth date, summer camp forms, telegrams, drawings, 1918-1932
  • Folder: 2, Deerfield Miscellany: Letters, newspapers, bill, playbill, commencement exercises, 1932-1935
  • Folder: 3, Ski Bulletins: two magazines, 1936-1937
  • Folder: 4, Dartmouth College Papers: report cards, commencement exercises, varsity letter, regulations handbook, newspapers, 1935-1939
  • Folder: 5, Dartmouth newspaper clippings, press passes, 1935-1939
  • Folder: 6, Dartmouth newspaper clippings, scrapbook, 1935-1939
  • Folder: 7, Dartmouth College sociology notes, papers, exams, 1937
  • Folder: 8, Dartmouth College English papers, 1935-1939
  • Folder: 9, WWII Souvenirs: soldier's guide to Sicily, postcards, march music, maps, 1943-1945
  • Folder: 10, Souvenirs: identity cards, insurance information, papers, 1949-1966
  • Folder: 11, Photographs, undated
  • Folder: 12, Letters, Personal: from wife and sons to JMM, 1956-1970
  • Folder: 13, Letters, Personal: from JMM to wife and sons, 1960-1969
  • Folder: 14, Letters, Personal: from JMM to Pamela and vice versa, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 15, Letters, Personal: from Mary Hope (Mecklin) Jenkins to JMM, 1961-1965
  • Folder: 16, Letters, Personal: from nieces and nephews to JMM, 1962-1971
  • Folder: 17, Letters, Personal: from mother to JMM, 1962-1967
  • Folder: 18, Letters, Personal: from mother to JMM, 1967-1970
  • Folder: 19, Letters, Personal: from mother to JMM, 1970-1971; undated
  • Folder: 20, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1926-1935
  • Folder: 21, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1936-1940
  • Folder: 22, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1941-1942
  • Folder: 23, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1943-1944
  • Folder: 24, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1945-1947
  • Folder: 25, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1948-1950
  • Folder: 26, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1951-1953
  • Folder: 27, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1954-1956
  • Folder: 28, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1957-1960
  • Folder: 29, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1961-1962
  • Folder: 30, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1963-1965
  • Folder: 31, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1966-1969
  • Folder: 32, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 33, Letters, Personal: from JMM to family, undated
  • Folder: 34, Obituaries, memorial service transcript, 1971
  • Folder: 35, Letters of consolation to wife and mother, 1971
  • Folder: 36, Correspondence, acquisition of Mecklin collection, 1972-1986
  • Folder: 37, List, additions to the Mecklin collection, undated
  • Folder: 38, Photograph: Brothers of Theta Delta Chi, circa 1939

Box: 3, Dates: 1942-1973

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  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1942-1946
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence, 1947-1948
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence, 1956-1959
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence, 1959-1960
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence, 1961-1962
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence, 1962-1963
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence, 1964
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence, 1965
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence, 1965
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence, 1966
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence, 1967
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence, 1968
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence, 1969
  • Folder: 14, Correspondence, 1970
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence, 1971
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence, Undated
  • Folder: 17, Financial and Legal Documents, 1967-1973
  • Folder: 18, Souvenirs, Undated

Box: 4, Dates: 1944-1965

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  • Folder: 1, Scrapbook, 1944
  • Folder: 2, Scrapbook, 1965

Box: 5, Dates: circa 1940-1948

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  • Folder: 1, Freelance writings, circa 1940s
  • Folder: 2, Freelance Writings, 1941-1948
  • Folder: 3, Springfield Daily News, correspondence and clippings, 1939-1940
  • Folder: 4, Hartford Newsdaily, correspondence and clippings, 1940
  • Folder: 5, United Airlines, correspondence and clippings, 1940
  • Folder: 6, Draft Board, correspondence, 1941-1943
  • Folder: 7, United Press, war correspondence, 1941-1943
  • Folder: 8, United Press, news research cables, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 9, United Press, newspaper clippings, 1942
  • Folder: 10, Journal, November 1942 - March 1943
  • Folder: 11, Journal, June - August 1943
  • Folder: 12, Chicago Sun, London, war correspondence, 1944-1946
  • Folder: 13, Chicago Sun, London, news research cables, February-June, 1944
  • Folder: 14, Chicago Sun, London, news research cables, July-December, 1944
  • Folder: 15, Chicago Sun, London, news research cables, February-April, 1945
  • Folder: 16, Chicago Sun, London, news research cables, May-June, 1945
  • Folder: 17, Chicago Sun, professional correspondence, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 18, Chicago Sun, newspaper clippings, 1945-1946
  • Folder: 19, Chicago Sun, Rome, news research cables, 1945
  • Folder: 20, Chicago Sun, Rome, news research cables, 1946
  • Folder: 21, Personal Diary, Rome, 1946-1947
  • Folder: 22, Professional Correspondence, Italy, 1945-1947
  • Folder: 23, Paperwork, Italy, 1946-1947
  • Folder: 24, Rome Daily American, newspaper clippings, 1946-1947
  • Folder: 25, CBS, Rome, professional correspondence and writings, 1946-1947
  • Folder: 26, ABC, Rome, professional correspondence and writings, 1947
  • Folder: 27, New York Times Review of the Week, professional correspondence, October 1947-February 1948

Box: 6, Dates: 1949-1955

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  • Folder: 1, Time, Inc., Canada, professional correspondence and writings, 1949-1950
  • Folder: 2, Time, Inc., national affairs articles, 1952
  • Folder: 3, Time, Inc., national affairs articles, 1952
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence, professional, December 1952-July 1955
  • Folder: 5, Time, Inc., London, news cables, August-October 1952
  • Folder: 6, Time, Inc., London, news cables, November 1952-January 1953
  • Folder: 7, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, February-April 1953
  • Folder: 8, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, May-July 1953
  • Folder: 9, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, August-September 1953
  • Folder: 10, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, November-December 1953
  • Folder: 11, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, January-February 1954
  • Folder: 12, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, March-April 1954
  • Folder: 13, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, May-June 1954
  • Folder: 14, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, July-December 1954
  • Folder: 15, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, January-May 1955
  • Folder: 16, Time, Inc., South-East Asia, news cables, 1955

Box: 7, Dates: 1956-1961

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  • Folder: 1, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, February - May 1956
  • Folder: 2, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, June - November 1956
  • Folder: 3, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, December 1956 - April 1957
  • Folder: 4, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, May - September 1957
  • Folder: 5, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, October - December 1957
  • Folder: 6, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, January - April 1958
  • Folder: 7, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, May - June 1958
  • Folder: 8, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, July - August 1958
  • Folder: 9, Time, Inc.; Middle East, news research cables, October 1958 - January 1959
  • Folder: 10, Time, Inc.; Menderes-Nasser, major research, March - April - 1956
  • Folder: 11, Time, Inc.; Menderes-Nasser, major research, November 1956 - June 1957
  • Folder: 12, Time, Inc.; Menderes-Nasser, major research, October 1957 - January 1958
  • Folder: 13, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, March - June 1959
  • Folder: 14, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, July - October 1959
  • Folder: 15, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, November - December 1959
  • Folder: 16, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, February - May 1960
  • Folder: 17, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, June - October 1960
  • Folder: 18, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, November 1960 - January 1961
  • Folder: 19, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, February - May 1961
  • Folder: 20, Time, Inc.; Bonn, Germany, news research cables, June - December 1961

Box: 8, Dates: 1960-1970

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  • Folder: 1, Clippings, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1963
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence, Professional, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1962
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence, Professional, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1963-1964
  • Folder: 4, Employment Paperwork, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1964
  • Folder: 5, Employment Forms, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1964
  • Folder: 6, Notes, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1964
  • Folder: 7, Programs and Schedules, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1960-1964
  • Folder: 8, Telephone Directories, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1962-1963
  • Folder: 9, Bibliography of English-Teaching Materials, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1962
  • Folder: 10, Maps of Vietnam, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, 1963
  • Folder: 11, Vietnam Press, Saigon, Vietnam, Public Affairs Officer, United States Information Agency, November 1963
  • Folder: 12, Time cover, autographed by Charles M. Schulz (Peanuts cartoonist), April 1965
  • Folder: 13, Time, Inc., San Francisco, correspondence, professional, 1964-1966
  • Folder: 14, Time, Inc., San Francisco, News Research Cables, January - November 1964
  • Folder: 15, Time, Inc., San Francisco, News Research Cables, December 1964
  • Folder: 16, Time, Inc., San Francisco, News Research Cables, January - February 1965
  • Folder: 17, Time, Inc., San Francisco, News Research Cables, March 1965
  • Folder: 18, Time, Inc., San Francisco, News Research Cables, April - December 1965
  • Folder: 19, Time, Inc., memos, 1966
  • Folder: 20, Time, Inc., clippings, July 1965
  • Folder: 21, Vietnam Paper, draft, 1968
  • Folder: 22, Book Reviews, 1966-1968
  • Folder: 23, Magazine Articles, 1966-1970
  • Folder: 24, Mideast Paper, draft, 1970
  • Folder: 25, Statements of Staff Benefits, 1969-1970
  • Folder: 26, Fortune memos, 1970
  • Folder: 27, Statements and remarks by others, 1965-1967
  • Folder: 28, Reed College Conference on U.S. Policy in Vietnam, letter, clippings, magazine, April 1965
  • Folder: 29, National Federation of Press Women Convention, clippings, letters, program, speech and drafts, July 1965
  • Folder: 30, University of California, Berkeley: the War in Vietnam, letters, clipping, poster, remarks, September 1965
  • Folder: 31, Deerfield Symposium, speech, letters, clippings, program, December 1965
  • Folder: 32, The Press on Vietnam, speech, clippings, notes, letters, two magazines, October - November 1966
  • Folder: 33, Institute of Current World Affairs, speech, guest list, November 1966
  • Folder: 34, Center for War/Peace Studies, letters, edited draft, January - March 1967
  • Folder: 35, Subcommittee on International Organizations and Movements, remarks, letters, clippings, February 1967
  • Folder: 36, Understanding Vietnam. edits, 1967
  • Folder: 37, Ripon Society Research Paper, edits, 1967-1968
  • Folder: 38, Miracosta College, "Focus on Vietnam", clippings, remarks, notes, March 1968
  • Folder: 39, Center for Strategic Studies, seminar notes, guest list, questions, May 1968
  • Folder: 40, Medal for civilian service in Vietnam, 1968
  • Folder: 41, U.S. Public Diplomacy report, 1968
  • Folder: 42, The American People, Vietnam, and the Presidency, report, Institute for International Social Research, 1970
  • Folder: 43, Congressional Record, January 1970
  • Folder: 44, Autobiographical Notes, 1970
  • Folder: 45, Cancer article, correspondence, 1970
  • Folder: 46, Cancer article, notes, 1970
  • Folder: 47, Cancer article, research articles and clippings, 1970
  • Folder: 48, Cancer article, rough draft, 1970

Box: 9, Dates: 1961-1965

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  • Folder: 1, Mission in Torment: correspondence, 1963-1964
  • Folder: 2, Mission in Torment: correspondence, 1965
  • Folder: 3, Mission in Torment: research - notes, handwritten, circa 1964-1965
  • Folder: 4, Mission in Torment: research - notes, typewritten, circa 1964
  • Folder: 5, Mission in Torment: research - news articles and cables, circa 1962-1963
  • Folder: 6, Mission in Torment: research - official statements and communiques, 1962-1963
  • Folder: 7, Mission in Torment: research - memos and other USIS papers, circa 1962-1963
  • Folder: 8, Mission in Torment: research USIS bulletins and releases, 1962-1963
  • Folder: 9, Mission in Torment: research - two surveys, 1963-1964
  • Folder: 10, Mission in Torment: research - correspondence, 1961-1964
  • Folder: 11, Mission in Torment: proposed book outline, 1964
  • Folder: 12, Mission in Torment: introduction drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 13, Mission in Torment: chapter 4 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 14, Mission in Torment: chapter 5 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 15, Mission in Torment: chapter 6 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 16, Mission in Torment: chapter 7 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 17, Mission in Torment: chapter 8 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 18, Mission in Torment: chapter 9 drafts, 1964
  • Folder: 19, Mission in Torment: rough drafts I, 1964
  • Folder: 20, Mission in Torment: rough drafts II, 1964
  • Folder: 21, Mission in Torment: rough drafts III, 1964

Box: 10, Dates: 1964-1966

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  • Folder: 1, Mission in Torment: typescript introduction, 1964
  • Folder: 2, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 1, 1964
  • Folder: 3, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 2, 1964
  • Folder: 4, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 3, 1964
  • Folder: 5, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 4, 1964
  • Folder: 6, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 5, 1964
  • Folder: 7, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 6, 1964
  • Folder: 8, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 7, 1964
  • Folder: 9, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 8, 1964
  • Folder: 10, Mission in Torment: typescript chapter 9, 1964
  • Folder: 11, Mission in Torment, 1965
  • Folder: 12, Augenzeuge in Vietnam: German translation of Mission in Torment, 1966

Box: 11, Dates: 1931-1975

Magazines: "Life" (1954-1957); "Time" (1949-1975); "Dartmouth Alumni Magazine" (1970); Diplomas (1931-1962)

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