David K. Shipler papers, 1959-2014 Rauner Manuscript MS-1121

Series List

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Series: 1, Books and Articles, 1974-2011

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Unrestricted.

Contains typescript drafts, galley proofs, notes and research for the books "Arab and Jew: Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land," "The Working Poor: Invisible in America," "Russia: Broken Idols, Solemn Dreams," and "A Country of Strangers-Black and Whites in America" as well as typescripts and photocopies of his articles for the "New York Times" and other publications. Typed drafts an galley proofs for his book "The Rights of the People: How Our Search for Safety Invades Our Liberties" are also included.

Go to boxes: 1 - 14

Series: 2, Research, 1970s-1990s

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Unrestricted.

Contains research on the Soviet Union and Russia, Vietnam, Israel and the Middle East, including notes, newspaper clippings, brochures and writings by others.

Go to boxes: 15 - 20

Series: 3, Correspondence, 1967-1984

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Unrestricted.

Contains professional correspondence related to his work for "The New York Times."

Go to boxes: 21 - 22

Series: 4, Personal, 1959-1966

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Unrestricted.

Contains material related to his time as an undergraduate student at Dartmouth College, including academic papers and his thesis, as well as documents related to his service in the US Navy and his application portfolio for "The New York Times."

Go to boxes: 23

Series: 5, Photographs, 1970s

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Unrestricted.

Contains negatives, contact sheet and some photographs of the Soviet Union and its people.

Go to boxes: 24

Series: 6, Audio Material, 1960s-1970

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Unrestricted.

Contains audio material related to his time at Dartmouth College's WDCR radio station and his time in Russia. (Use copies electronically available in Rauner Library)

Go to boxes: 25

Series: Addendum, circa 2000-2014

Contains manuscript drafts for Shipler's books "Rights at Risk: The Limits of Liberty in Modern America," and "Freedom of Speech," as well as research material for both of them.

Go to boxes: 26 - 28

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