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Finding aid for the Ed Cray papers

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2013 December

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Cray, Ed
Title
Ed Cray papers
Collection no.
0202
Date
circa 1960s
Extent
5.0 Linear feet, 4 boxes
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
4
Textual materials [Box]
2-3
Textual materials [Box]
1
Abstract
Ed Cray (b. 1933) is a veteran journalist and associate professor of journalism at USC. The collection includes Volumes 1-18 (1949-67) of the liberal West Coast political weekly/monthly Frontier Magazine, edited by Phil Kerby. Cray often wrote for the publication. Also included are posters, photographs by Cray, and notes, typescripts and correspondence on Cray's publications, California politics and American foreign policy.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Ed Cray Papers Collection no. 0202, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Biographical note

Ed Cray (b. 1933) is a veteran journalist and associate professor of journalism at USC.

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Scope and Content

The collection includes Volumes 1-18 (1949-67) of the liberal West Coast political weekly/monthly Frontier Magazine, edited by Phil Kerby (boxes 1-2). Cray often wrote for the publication. Also included are posters for political events and photographs by Cray (box 4), and notes, typescripts and correspondence on Cray's publications, California politics and American foreign policy (box 3).

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2013 December
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Correspondence
  • Notes
  • Posters
  • Publications
  • Typescripts

Geographic Name(s)

  • Los Angeles (Calif.)--Journalists

Personal Name(s)

  • Cray, Ed -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Journalism--Political aspects--United States--20th century--Archival resources
  • Journalists--California--Los Angeles--20th century--Archival resources

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