Scope and Content
Title: John M. Wright Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1946-1958
Collection number: 142
Wright, John M., 1908-1958
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: John M. Wright was the editor of the
San Fernando Valley Times. The collection consists of letters to him from various political figures such as Earl Warren, Fletcher Bowron, Goodwin Knight,
Richard M. Nixon, James Forrestal, and others concerning the paper's support in campaigns and elections.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
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copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds
the copyright and pursue the
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Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
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Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Thelma Wright, 1959.
[Identification of item], John M. Wright Papers (Collection 142). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research
Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of letters to Wright as editor of the
San Fernando Valley Times from Earl Warren, Fletcher Bowron, Goodwin Knight, Richard M. Nixon, James Forrestal, and others chiefly concerning political
support by the
Valley Times in campaigns and elections. Also includes letters of condolence on his death to Thelma Wright, a few clippings, photographs,
and related ephemeral material.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Wright, John M., 1908-1958--Archives.
San Fernando Valley Times.
Newspaper editors--California--San Fernando Valley--Archival resources.