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Correspondence of David F. Brinegar, 1946-1949

AZ 229


Collection Summary

Creator: Brinegar, David F., 1910-
Collection Name: Correspondence of David F. Brinegar,
Inclusive Dates: 1946-1949
Physical Description:.2 linear feet
Abstract:David F. Brinegar was a newspaperman; managing editor of the Arizona Times, Phoenix, Ariz., 1946-1948, later executive editor, Arizona Daily Star. Collection includes correspondence and other material pertaining to the establishment and operation of the Arizona Times, a Phoenix newspaper published by Anna Roosevelt and her husband, John Boettiger, from June, 1946 to Oct. 5, 1949.
Collection Number:AZ 229
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Newspaperman; managing editor of the Arizona Times, Phoenix, Ariz., 1946-1948, later executive editor, Arizona Daily Star.


Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and other material pertaining to the establishment and operation of the Arizona Times, a Phoenix newspaper published by Anna Roosevelt and her husband, John Boettiger, from June, 1946 to Oct. 5, 1949. Includes letters between the Boettigers and managing editor Brinegar; photograph of the Times staff; autographed first issue of the Arizona Times; an account of a press conference held by President F.D. Roosevelt in June, 1941; and two addresses given by Brinegar in 1947, one on the Times and his war experiences and one on journalism and the newspaper business.


Arrangement

This collection is organized chronologically.

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.


Related Material

Inventory available in the library.


Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Boettiger, John, 1900-1950.
Roosevelt, Anna, 1906-1975.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.

Geographic Name(s)
Phoenix (Ariz.) -- Newspapers.

Subject(s)
Journalism -- Arizona -- Phoenix -- History.
Journalists -- Arizona.
Newspaper publishing -- Arizona -- History.

Title(s)
Arizona Times.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Correspondence of David F. Brinegar (AZ 229). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift of David Brinegar, 1965.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.