Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Fallows, James M.
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
James M. Fallows Papers
Repository:
Public Policy Papers
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1n79h434w
Dates:
1976-1978
Size:
18 boxes
Storage Note:
Mudd Manuscript Library (mudd): Box 1-18
Language:
English

Abstract

James M. Fallows (1949- ) is a political journalist and cultural commentator who has held editorial positions at the Atlantic Monthly, Washington Monthly, and U.S. News & World Report and worked as a commentator for National Public Radio's "Morning Edition." Fallows also served as chief speechwriter for President Jimmy Carter from 1976 to 1978. Fallows's papers document his service as chief speechwriter for Carter and are predominantly composed of drafts of speeches for Carter and related memoranda.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Fallows's papers document his service as chief speechwriter for Carter and are predominantly composed of drafts of speeches for Carter and related memoranda. Also included are newspaper clippings about Carter's presidency, materials related to Carter's trips abroad, and copies of articles by Fallows about United States politics.

Collection Creator Biography:

Fallows, James M.

James M. Fallows (1949- ) is a political journalist and cultural commentator who has held editorial positions at the Atlantic Monthly, Washington Monthly, and U.S. News & World Report and worked as a commentator for National Public Radio's "Morning Edition." Fallows also served as chief speechwriter for President Jimmy Carter from 1976 to 1978.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of James Fallows in 2005. The accession number associated with this gift is ML.2005.004.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No information about appraisal is available for this collection.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Lynn Durgin in July 8, 2008.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently on deposit and is closed to the public. Please contact the library for details.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Credit this material:

James M. Fallows Papers; Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/1n79h434w
Location:
Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library
65 Olden Street
Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
(609) 258-6345