Walter Johnson Robb papers, 1919-1969 (inclusive), 1940-1946 (bulk).


Robb, Walter Johnson, 1880-. Walter Johnson Robb papers, 1919-1969 (inclusive), 1940-1946 (bulk).

Walter Johnson Robb papers, 1919-1969 (inclusive), 1940-1946 (bulk).

Correspondence, writings, clippings, photographs, financial papers and memorabilia documenting Robb's career in the Philippines as a correspondent and, during World War II, as a lecturer for the Office of War Information (O.W.I.). The writings include manuscripts of articles by Robb on the Philippines, texts of his broadcasts for the O.W.I., and poetry. Among his correspondents are Henry Andreas, Raymond L. Buell, Percy Hill, Sergio Osmeña, Chick Parsons, and Will Rogers, Jr.

4 linear ft. (4 boxes)



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Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946 (person)

Epithet: President Foreign Policy Association USA British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000750.0x0000bd Educator, lecturer, and publicist; active in international affairs. From the description of Raymond Leslie Buell papers, 1915-1981 (bulk 1920-1946). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014557 Biographical Note ...

Parsons, Chick. (person)

Osmeña, Sergio, 1878-1961 (person)

Rogers, Will, 1911-1993 (person)

Hill, Percy A., -1937 (person)

United States. Office of War Information (corporateBody)

Kaghan was the Chief of the Basic News Division, News and Features Bureau, in the Office of War Information; he was based in New York City. From the description of Correspondence to Franz Werfel, 1945. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155864677 During World War II, Carl Zigrosser spent a year co-ordinating a project for the Office of War Information. The program organized 4 sets of prints by American artists to uses as propaganda tools overseas. The ...

Robb, Walter Johnson, 1880- (person)

Walter J. Robb: author; educated in schools in Kansas and Oklahoma; teacher, country schools in Oklahoma, 1896-1907; teacher, Philippine civil service, 1907-1918; newspaper work and foreign news correspondent, Manila, 1918-1941; public lecturer on war in Pacific, 1942-1943; assistant field correspondent, Foreign Broadcast Intelligence Service, San Francisco, 1943-1944; writer, O.W.I., overseas branch, San Francisco, Philippine Division, 1945-1946. From the description of Walter Johns...

Andreas, Henry. (person)