Guide to the Papers of William W. Harris, 1906 - 1980Manuscript MS-1079

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of William Wesley Harris contain his early radio correspondence; a text from an exhibit in Moscow; a booklet "Mural Art in Mexico"; certificates; black and white photographs, many from Guatemala and Paraguay; personal correspondence,letters and postcard; professional correspondence, including the State Department; thirteen medium format transparencies (international travels); thirty-eight medium format transparencies and a daily diary (1932).

The papers document periods of his life as a travel lecturer. Of note are the correspondence and notes regarding his time working in radio.

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