Papers contain memoirs, other writings, notes, correspondence, memoranda, printed matter, and photographs, relating to the
Middle East in international affairs; international terrorism, especially in relation to Libya; the Algerian war for independence;
the Organisation Armée secrète; and international counterfeiting. Papers document in part the career of Cooley, an American
journalist; Christian Science Monitor Middle East correspondent, 1965-1978; and ABC News Middle East correspondent, 1981-1999.