Early, Stephen T. (Stephen Tyree), 1889-1951

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Stephen Tyree Early (1889-1951) met Franklin D. Roosevelt while covering the 1912 Democratic Convention as a reporter for the United Press. From 1913 to 1917, Early was the Associated Press correspondent covering the Navy Department, during which time his acquaintance with Roosevelt and Louis Howe grew. After serving in World War I with an Infantry Regiment and the Stars and Stripes newspaper, he returned to the United States and was asked by Roosevelt to be the advance man for the 1920 Vice Presidential campaign. After the election Early, returned to the Associated Press, and in 1927 became the Washington representative of Paramount News. After the 1932 election, Franklin Roosevelt asked him to serve as one of the White House Secretaries, and be responsible for press relations. Early held that post throughout the Roosevelt years, leaving government service June 1, 1945 to become Vice President of Pullman, Inc. He returned to the government as Under Secretary, later Deputy Secretary of Defense from April 1949 to June 1950. In December 1950 Early briefly served as Press Secretary to President Truman, filling in after the death of Charles G. Ross.

From the description of Early, Stephen T. (Stephen Tyree), 1889-1951 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10570739

Journalist.

Early was Press Secretary for President Roosevelt, 1933-1945. He became Vice-President of Pullman, Inc. in 1945; and returned to the government for brief service with the Defense Dept., 1949-1950.

From the description of Papers, 1919-1951, 1933-1945 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155522677

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referencedIn Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. Correspondence, 1934-1945. New York State Library
referencedIn Emerson C. Ives collection, Ives, Emerson C. collection, 1932-1970 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Joseph Edward Davies Papers, 1860-1958, (bulk 1912-1958) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APR. 11]
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APRIL 23]
referencedIn Archibald MacLeish Papers, 1907-1981, (bulk 1925-1970) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JUNE 9]
referencedIn MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Papers, 1907-1981 (bulk 1925-1970). Library of Congress
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referencedIn Records of the U.S. Coast Guard. 1785 - 2005. Moving Images Relating to Coast Guard Activities. 1967 - 1992. U.S. COAST GUARD AND MISCELLANEOUS SHOTS
creatorOf Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922,. Papers of the Baker and Wheeler families, 1763-1954. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [SEPT. 3]
referencedIn Columbia Pictures Corporation Collection. 1938 - 1941. Motion Picture Films. 1938 - 1941. INSIDE THE WHITE HOUSE
creatorOf Frank, Walter Malte, 1893-. Walter M. Frank papers, 1922-1960. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Harry C. Butcher Papers. 1910 - 1959. Correspondence Files
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [SEPT. 21]
referencedIn President's Secretary's Files (Truman Administration). 1945 - 1960. Longhand Notes Files. 1945 - 1953. Longhand Notes - Presidential, 1944 - 1953: May 27, 1945. 1945 - 1953. Handwritten Note from Harry S. Truman
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [AUG. 14]
referencedIn Roosevelt, Anna, 1906-1975. Papers, 1886-1976, 1933-1976 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JULY 13]
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JULY 19]
referencedIn Beach, Joseph Warren, 1880-1957. Papers of Joseph Warren Beach, 1891-1955. Library of Congress
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [DEC. 16]
creatorOf Joseph H. Short White House Files (Truman Administration). 1950 - 1952. Subject Files
creatorOf Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies. Minneapolis Unit. Committee records, 1940-1942. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Joseph Warren Beach Papers, 1891-1955 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Davies, Joseph Edward. Joseph Edward Davies papers, 1860-1958 (bulk 1912-1958). Library of Congress
referencedIn Lindsey, Ben B. (Ben Barr), 1869-1943. Ben B. Lindsey papers, 1838-1957 (bulk 1890-1943). Library of Congress
referencedIn MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. Papers of Archibald MacLeish, 1907-1981 (bulk 1925-1970). Library of Congress
creatorOf Early, Stephen T., 1889-1951. Papers, 1919-1951, 1933-1945 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Robinson, W. D., 1865-1945. W.D. Robinson papers, 1920-1943. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Frederick Hale Papers, 1917-1940 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Michelet, Simon Thenistrup, 1871-1956. Simon T. Michelet and family papers, 1879, 1908-1943. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JUNE 12]
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APR. 21]
referencedIn Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 9]
creatorOf Stone, Donald Leroy, 1886-. Correspondence. 1918-1927. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Records of U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations. 1900 - 2003. Moving Images Relating to Military Aviation Activities. 1947 - 1984. JOINT ORIENTATION CONFERENCE
referencedIn Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960. Papers, 1938-1944. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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correspondedWith Beach, Joseph Warren, 1880-1957. person
associatedWith Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies. Minneapolis Unit. corporateBody
correspondedWith Davies, Joseph Edward. person
associatedWith Frank, Walter Malte, 1893-. person
associatedWith Hale, Frederick, 1874-1963 person
associatedWith Ives, Emerson C. person
correspondedWith Lindsey, Ben B. (Ben Barr), 1869-1943. person
correspondedWith MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982. person
associatedWith Mellett, Lowell, 1884-1960. person
associatedWith Michelet, Simon Thenistrup, 1871-1956. person
associatedWith Pullman Incorporated. corporateBody
associatedWith Robinson, W. D., 1865-1945. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Anna, 1906-1975. person
correspondedWith Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith United States. Dept. of Defense. corporateBody
associatedWith White House (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
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Press conferences
World War, 1914-1918--Participation, American
Presidents--Press conferences
Railroad companies
Journalism
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Journalists
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Birth 1889-08-27

Death 1951-08-11

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