University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

James B. Reston Papers (Digital Surrogates)

James B. Reston Papers (Digital Surrogates), ca. 1943-1989, contains digitized personal notes, drafts, conference papers, speeches, diary pages, personal and institutional correspondence, interview transcripts, articles, memoirs, newspaper clippings and maps, relating to Reston's journalism career. Digitized material concerns U.S. and international political episodes, social movements, public opinion, the professional practice of journalism, personal and family events, and business trips.

Note: Several manuscripts, personal notes and dairy pages are not dated.

Newspaper clippings and some speeches are available online through the URL provided above. An access copy of all additional material is available upon request.