Papers, mainly 1963-2012, of C. Gerald Fraser, a newspaper journalist who spent most of his career at the New York Times. The collection contains reporter's notebooks, interviews, research, drafts, and clippings of his work. Stories covered include the Civil Rights Movement; significant African Americans including athletes, jazz musicians, scholars, and actors; the United Nations; and environmental issues. Also contains biographical information, professional correspondence, information on African American organizations, and other writings including research, interviews, and drafts for an unpublished biography on jazz musician Milt Jackson entitled Bag's Groove.
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