Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925

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Editor and publisher.

From the description of Letters of Victor Freemont Lawson, 1900. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014889

Pioneering newspaperman, founder, along with Melville Stone, and publisher of the Chicago Daily News.

From the description of Victor Lawson papers, ca. 1860-1931, bulk 1885-1925. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 187974493

Pioneering newspaperman, owner and publisher of Chicago Daily News, president of newly formed Associated Press, philanthropist.

From the description of Victor F. Lawson letter to [John S.?] Phillips, [manuscript], 1896 Jul 24. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 256491387

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925. Letter to J. N. Darling. Chicago, IL. 1912 Aug. 8. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Leroy Tudor Vernon Papers [2008-108]., 1884-1945 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
creatorOf Stone, Melville Elijah, 1848-1929. Melville E. Stone papers, 1815-1954, bulk 1890-1929. Newberry Library
referencedIn John Powell Lenox collection, 1887-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Bell, Edward Price, 1869-1943. Edward Price Bell papers, 1886-1951, bulk 1900-1942. Newberry Library
creatorOf Bell, Ernest A. (Ernest Albert), 1865-1928. Ernest A. Bell papers, 1876-1934. Chicago History Museum
creatorOf Dennis, Charles Henry, 1860-1943. Charles H. Dennis papers, 1868-1942, (bulk 1885-1929). Newberry Library
creatorOf Lenox, John Powell, 1851-1926. John Powell Lenox collection, 1887-1924. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Strong, Walter Ansel, 1883-1931. Walter Ansel Strong papers, 1847-2008, bulk 1912-1931. Newberry Library
referencedIn Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931. Illustrations from Harper's Weekly series, American editors, circa 1902. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Scrapbook. Chicago History Museum
creatorOf Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925. Victor Lawson papers, ca. 1860-1931, bulk 1885-1925. Newberry Library
creatorOf Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925. Letters of Victor Freemont Lawson, 1900. Library of Congress
creatorOf Taylor, Graham, 1851-1938. Graham Taylor papers, 1820-1975, (bulk 1866-1940). Newberry Library
creatorOf Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925. Letters, 1890-1895, Chicago, to Eugene Field. Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
creatorOf Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925. Victor F. Lawson letter to [John S.?] Phillips, [manuscript], 1896 Jul 24. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Vernon, Leroy Tudor. Vernon, Leroy Tudor, papers, 1884-1945 University of Texas Libraries
creatorOf McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949. John T. McCutcheon papers 1834-1996, bulk 1889-1950. Newberry Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Associated Press. corporateBody
associatedWith Bell, Edward Price, 1869-1943. person
associatedWith Bell, Ernest A. (Ernest Albert), 1865-1928. person
associatedWith Chicago Commission on Race Relations. corporateBody
associatedWith Chicago Daily News, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith City News Bureau of Chicago. corporateBody
associatedWith Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962, person
associatedWith Dennis, Charles Henry, 1860-1943. person
associatedWith Field, Eugene, 1850-1895. person
associatedWith Fresh Air Fund. corporateBody
associatedWith Hansen, Harry. person
associatedWith Lenox, John Powell, 1851-1926. person
associatedWith McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949. person
associatedWith Midwest Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Mowrer, Paul Scott, 1887-1971. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith New England Church (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Noyes, Frank B. (Frank Brett), 1863-1948. person
associatedWith Phillips, John S. (John Sanburn), 1861-1949, person
associatedWith Rogers, Hopewell L. (Hopewell Lindenberger), b. 1876. person
associatedWith Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931. person
associatedWith Smith, Henry Justin, 1875-1936. person
associatedWith Stone, Melville Elijah, 1848-1929. person
associatedWith Strong, Walter Ansel, 1883-1931. person
associatedWith Taylor, Graham, 1851-1938. person
associatedWith Vernon, Leroy Tudor person
associatedWith Vernon, Leroy Tudor. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Illinois--Chicago
United States
Green Lake County (Wis.)
Subject
Newspaper publishing--Economic aspects
Advertising, Classified
Race relations
Reporters and reporting
Newspaper employees--Labor unions
Newspaper carriers
Newspaper editors
Foreign news
Quacks and quackery--History
Spanish--American War, 1898
World War, 1914-1918
Newspaper publishing
Journalism--History
Foreign correspondents
Syndicates (Journalism)
Newspaper publishing--History--20th century
Newspaper presses
Newspaper industry
Newspapers--history
Advertising, Newspaper
Advertising--Medicine
Russo--Japanese War, 1904-1905
News agencies
Young Men's Christian associations
Newspaper layout and typography--History
Philanthropists
Manuscripts, American
Occupation
Editors
Publisher
Activity

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Birth 1850-09-09

Death 1925-08-19

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