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FRANK REYNOLDS PAPERS
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Box: 8 Fold: 45 Stroke Therapy, George Strait, 5/27/82
DATE SPAN: [05/27/1982]? - [07/10/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer letters requesting more information about a new treatment for victims of strokes, covered by George Strait. Also contains a photocopy of a transcript of the news report.

Box: 8 Fold: 46 Bennett Critique on Weisman, 1982
DATE SPAN: [06/08/1982]? - [06/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a critique by James R. Bennett of a "TV Guide" article by John Weisman on the gullibility of the American news media. Also contains a letter from Bennett asking Reynolds for an opinion, and Reynolds' reply.

Box: 8 Fold: 47 James Abourezk - Lebanon, 1982
DATE SPAN: [06/10/1982]? - [06/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a mailgram from James Abourezk of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, on events in Lebanon. Also contains a copy of Reynolds' reply.

Box: 8 Fold: 48 General Viewer Mail, June 1982
DATE SPAN: [05/25/1982]? - [07/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified, as well as copies of replies by Reynolds.

Box: 8 Fold: 49 Miscellaneous Negative Viewer Mail, 1982
DATE SPAN: [02/15/1982]? - [04/30/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail complaining about the coverage of various subjects. Also included are transcripts of some of the related news stories.

Box: 8 Fold: 50 General Viewer Mail, July 1982
DATE SPAN: [07/01/1982]? - [08/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified. Most of the letters express general approval of Reynolds, or request autographs or photographs.

Box: 8 Fold: 51 Negative Viewer Mail, July 1982
DATE SPAN: [07/02/1982]? - [07/09/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer letters critical of coverage of some news stories. Lso contains copies of Reynolds' replies.

Box: 9 Fold: 1 General Viewer Mail, August 1982
DATE SPAN: [07/23/1982]? - [08/31/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified. Most letters express general approval of Reynolds. Also contains one copy of a reply by Reynolds.

Box: 9 Fold: 2 Middle East Mail, August - September 1982
DATE SPAN: [08/26/1982]? - [09/24/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains several pieces of viewer response mail on issues related to the Middle East, such as Palestinian refugees, terrorism, civilian casualties, and Israel's invasion of Lebanon.

Box: 9 Fold: 3 General Viewer Mail, September 1982
DATE SPAN: [09/01/1982]? - [09/28/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 4 Negative Response to Commentary of 9/27/82
DATE SPAN: [09/27/1982]? - [10/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail to a 27 September 1982 commentary by Reynolds praising Israelis protesting the Begin government. Most of the letters express criticism of the commentary.

Box: 9 Fold: 5 Positive Response to Commentary of 9/27/82
DATE SPAN: [09/27/1982]? - [09/30/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail expressing approval of Reynolds' 27 September 1982 commentary on Israeli protests against the Begin government.

Box: 9 Fold: 6 Meese Interview
DATE SPAN: [10/08/1982]? - [10/08/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a few viewer letters criticizing Reynolds for his "bias and anger" and "uncomplimentary manner" in an interview of White House staff member Edwin Meese.

Box: 9 Fold: 7 Letters About U.S. Economy, Fall 1982
DATE SPAN: [09/20/1982]? - [10/12/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on ABC New's coverage of the U.S. economy, and the "vendetta" of the network against President Reagan.

Box: 9 Fold: 8 Requests for Pictures and Autographs, 1982
DATE SPAN: [04/01/1982]? - [11/30/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer mail expressing general approval of Reynolds and requesting autographs and photographs.

Box: 9 Fold: 9 General Viewer Mail, October 1982
DATE SPAN: [10/01/1982]? - [10/31/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 10 General Viewer Mail, November 1982
DATE SPAN: [11/01/1982]? - [11/30/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 11 November 1982, Election Coverage
DATE SPAN: [11/03/1982]? - [11/16/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on coverage of the 1982 national elections. Also contains copies of Reynolds' replies.

Box: 9 Fold: 12 General Viewer Mail, December 1982
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1982]? - [12/31/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 13 General Viewer Mail, January 1983
DATE SPAN: [12/19/1982]? - [01/31/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 14 Negative Mail, January - March 1983
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1983]? - [03/15/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains negative viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified.

Box: 9 Fold: 15 General Viewer Mail, February 1983
DATE SPAN: [01/27/1983]? - [02/28/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified. Also contains one page of drafts of three replies by Reynolds.

Box: 9 Fold: 16 General Viewer Mail, March 1983
DATE SPAN: [03/01/1983]? - [03/31/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains viewer response mail on various subjects from the period specified. One letter, from a professor of communications, has an autograph draft of Reynolds' reply on the reverse, which begins: "Are you serious? Is there really a school that employs someone as ignorant as you to teach broadcast journalism?"

Box: 9 Fold: 17 General Viewer Mail, April 1983
DATE SPAN: [04/01/1983]? - [04/30/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains two pieces of viewer response mail, one about a man who trains frogs, and one soliciting Reynolds' opinions on the show business of television journalism.

Box: 9 Fold: 18 Journalism as a Career
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1981]? - [07/15/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous letters inquiring about the career of journalism. Also includes a few items related to this subject: a reprint of a lecture, and a certificate of Reynolds' participation in a seminar on the subject.

Box: 9 Fold: 19 Letters From Young People
DATE SPAN: [03/01/1982]? - [10/31/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains several letters from elementary and high-school aged young people. The letters inquire about Reynolds' experiences, or ask his advice about journalism as a career, and its qualifications. Also contains several replies or drafts of replies from Reynolds.

Box: 9 Fold: 20 Viewer Mail Count Memos
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1981]? - [06/30/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains ABC News internal monthly memos on the tabulation of opinions of viewers as reflected in the Viewer Response Mail.

Box: 10 Fold: 1 Commentaries 1969
DATE SPAN: [08/17/1967]? - [12/19/1969]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' commentaries from the period specified, in reverse chronological order.



Box: 10 Fold: 2 Commentaries 1970
DATE SPAN: [01/02/1970]? - [12/04/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' television commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 3 Radio Commentaries, 1972
DATE SPAN: [01/03/1972]? - [12/25/1972]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 4 Radio Commentaries, 1973
DATE SPAN: [01/03/1973]? - [12/31/1973]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 5 Radio Commentaries, January - August 1974
DATE SPAN: [01/02/1974]? - [08/21/1974]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 6 Radio Commentaries, September - December 1974
DATE SPAN: [09/04/1974]? - [12/30/1974]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 7 Radio Commentaries, May - June 1971
DATE SPAN: [05/03/1971]? - [06/25/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 8 Radio Commentaries, July - August 1971
DATE SPAN: [07/06/1971]? - [08/13/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries from the period specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 9 Commentary RE: Camp David, 1978
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1978]? - [12/31/1978]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains an original typed draft of an undated Reynolds commentary on President Anwar Sadat and the Camp David agreement between Egypt and Israel.

Box: 10 Fold: 10 H. R. Haldeman
DATE SPAN: [02/16/1978]? - [02/16/1978]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains original, annotated typescripts for Reynolds and Ted Koppel, apparently from a news special on the publication of a H. R. Haldeman book about the Nixon Administration and the Watergate scandal.

Box: 10 Fold: 11 Commentary: Haldeman, 2/16/78
DATE: [02/16/1978]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a photocopy of a Reynolds commentary entitled "Watergate--The Haldeman Version," about the publication of H.R. Haldeman's book about the Watergate scandal.

Box: 10 Fold: 12 Terrorism in the Promised Land
DATE SPAN: [10/30/1978]? - [10/30/1978]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains two photocopies of the script for the ABC News Closeup "Terror in the Promised Land," anchored by Reynolds. The broadcast covered the Middle East problem, and especially the world of the terrorists.

Box: 10 Fold: 13 Popes
DATE SPAN: [12/01/1978]? - [06/30/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains collected scripts, in draft, photocopy, and transcript form from various broadcasts, on Popes John Paul I and John Paul II.

Box: 10 Fold: 14 Watergate: Miscellaneous AMss, TMss
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1973]? - [12/31/1974]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous autograph and typescript manuscripts and transcripts on various events and aspects of the Watergate scandal. Includes copies of radio commentaries.

Box: 10 Fold: 15 News Scripts: May 18 - 20, 1970
DATE SPAN: [05/18/1970]? - [05/20/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of the broadcast outlines and scripts for Reynolds' commentaries for week specified.

Box: 10 Fold: 16 Richard J. Daley

DESCRIPTION: Contains a typed draft of the script for a special news story on the death of Richard J. Daley, Mayor of Chicago.

Box: 10 Fold: 17 Commentary on Adlai Stevenson

DESCRIPTION: Contains a typed draft of a script on the death of Adlai Stevenson.

Box: 10 Fold: 18 Directions: Elie Wiesel
DATE: [01/01/1972]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a photocopy of a "Directions" broadcast of a conversation between Elie Wiesel and Reynolds.

Box: 10 Fold: 19 Radio and TV News
DATE: [01/01/1977]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains several seemingly unrelated carbons, original autograph manuscripts, and typed manuscripts of commentaries on various subjects, from both radio and television broadcasts.

Box: 10 Fold: 20 Apollo-Soyuz: July 1975
DATE SPAN: [01/31/1971]? - [07/20/1975]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains two photos of Reynolds covering the Apollo-Soyuz space mission in 1975, and copies of scripts from the Apollo 14 mission of January 1971.

Box: 10 Fold: 21 Africa/Asia
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1960]? - [12/31/1962]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous undated transcripts, annotated scripts and outlines on various stories related to Africa and the Far East. These scripts are probably the result of trips Reynolds made to the Far East with President Eisenhower in 1960, and to Eastern and Central Africa in 1962.

Box: 10 Fold: 22 Latin America: The Other Americans
DATE SPAN: [05/23/1961]? - [05/31/1961]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a transcript, photographs, photoproofs, and an annotated script for the two-part broadcast "The Other Americans," which Reynolds anchored while with the Chicago television station WBBM.

Box: 10 Fold: 23 Itinerary of Papal Visit to Washington
DATE SPAN: [10/06/1979]? - [10/31/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains the press pack on Pope John-Paul's visit to Washington, D.C. The press pack includes background information, the itineary of the Pope's visit, and lists of contact persons.

Box: 10 Fold: 24 Itinerary of Papal Visit to Washington (Copy 2)
DATE SPAN: [10/06/1979]? - [10/31/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a second copy of the information in the previous folder.

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