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T George Harris papers, 1940-2004

Harris, T. George, 1924-

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  • Format Mixed Materials
  • Physical Details
    • 24.0 c.f. (25 archives boxes and 14 record center cartons)
    • 120 photographs; plus
    • additions of 15.5 cubic feet
    • 22 videorecordings, and
    • 9 tape recordings
  • OCLC ocn173704830, ocn173692571
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  • RESTRICTION: Researchers are asked to abide by the "off the record" and "not for attribution" designation on some materials. "Off the record" means the material is for background only; it cannot be used in any paper, sound or video recording, or film, whether published or unpublished. "Not for attribution" information may be used but the source may not be identified, nor may the information be presented in such a manner as to readily identify the source.


  • Papers of an editor of Time, Look, Careers Today, and Psychology Today, consisting of correspondence, articles, editorial files, subject files, and notebooks. The editorial files comprise the bulk of the collection and contain correspondence, resumes, and drafts and printed copies of articles for Careers Today, Psychology Today (1968-1975), and Time (1958-1960). Related to the editorial files are several boxes of financial records for Communications Research Machines Inc., parent company of Psychology Today. Within the general correspondence is further material on Harris' executive and business activities for Psychology Today, as well as many letters pertaining to his interest in right-wing organizations. Correspondents of note include Harry S. Ashmore, William F. Buckley Jr., Bennett Cerf, John Sherman Cooper, Ben Moreell, David Riesman, and John Rousselot. Writings include a large file of stories written for Time Inc., publications, 1949-1962, together with a few free-lance articles. Also present are biographical materials, a draft of "Romney's Way: A Man and an Idea" (1967), and miscellaneous notebooks.


  • Presented by T George Harris, Del Mar, California, 1967-1975; with portions presented by Timothy Tyler, Beverly Hills, California, 1969.
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