Addresses and speeches, awards, biographical information, correspondence, writings, photographs, audiotapes and videotapes
of the newspaperman, writer, editor-in-chief of Encyclopaedia Britannica, and executive for the Center for the Study of Democratic
Institutions. Awarded the first double Pulitzer Prizes in history for distinguished service in the Little Rock school integration
controversy of the 1950s.
From Ashmore Civil Rights Commission Nomination files, 1976:
20 linear feet
(15 record containers, 2 document boxes, and 19 audiotapes).
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