Consists of 19 bound scrapbooks, correspondence and clippings chronicling the career of William Randolph Hearst, Jr. Born
in New York City Jan. 27, 1908 to newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst and Millicent Willson Hearst. In 1928 he began
his career as a reporter and served as an overseas correspondent during World War II in both Europe and the Pacific. Hearst
served successively as reporter, editor and publisher of the New York American-Journal through 1956 when he assumed the reins
of the Hearst Corporation and Foundation. He died in 1993.
Number of containers: 13 boxes, 1 carton, 2 oversize boxes, 20 volumes
Linear feet: 28
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