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John B. Oakes papers
- "Papers of John B. Oakes (1913-2001), an editor of the editorial page of the New York Times. Arranged as general, reader, and personal correspondence and subject files, the collection includes correspondence and information on many prominent political figures. Subject files include articles; book reviews; speeches; correspondence with various Times journalists such as Max Frankel, James Reston, and Harrison Salisbury; and memorandum reports by Oakes based on his contacts with political leaders."
- "Correspondents include: Joseph Alsop, Brooks Atkinson, Roger N. Baldwin, William Benton, Daniel J. Boorstin, Chester B. Bowles, John W. Bricker, Ralph J. Bunche, Marquis Childs, Charles C. Collingwood, Henry Steele Commager, Norman Cousins, C. Douglas Dillon, Thomas Dodd, Paul H. Douglas, William O. Douglas, Morris Ernst, Robert H. Estabrook, James A. Farley, John Fischer, Felix Frankfurter, Orville E. Freeman, J. William Fulbright, John Kenneth Galbraith, John Gardner, Christian Herter, J. Edgar Hoover, Hubert H. Humphrey, Lyndon B. Johnson, Nicholas Katzenbach, C. Estes Kefauver, John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr., Julius Klein, and Alfred A. Knopf."
- "Manuscript collection"