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Daily Egyptian Collecton of Political Photographs, 1965-1971

By Walter D. Ray

Collection Overview

Title: Daily Egyptian Collecton of Political Photographs, 1965-1971

ID: 4/1/PP 47

Creator: The Daily Egyptian

Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet

Arrangement: Arranged by subject.

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Several photographs of political figures in Illinois collected by the campus newspaper, the Daily Egyptian, in the late 1960s and early 1970s.  Most of the photographs were taken by United Press International (UPI).

Biographical Note

The Daily Egyptian, the student-run newspaper of SIUC, is committed to being a trusted source of information, commentary and public discourse while helping readers understand the issues affecting their lives.

The DE is published by the students of SIU Carbondale. Except during vacations and exam weeks, The Daily Egyptian print edition runs Monday through Friday during the fall and spring semesters and TWTh during the summer semester. The Pulse, a Carbondale Entertainment Guide, is no longer separate, it appears in the newspapers daily.

© 2008 Daily Egyptian

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Separated Materials: Originally part of the Daily Egyptian Photograph Collection PH 35-1

Preferred Citation: [after identification of item(s)], Daily Egyptian Collection of Political Photographs, Special Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Finding Aid Revision History: This box was transferrred to Political Papers from the Daily Egyptian Photo Collection, PH 35-1, on March 31, 2011.


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Keene, DavidAdd to your cart.
Mayor of Carbondale (1967-1971)
Item 2: Keene, DavidAdd to your cart.
Mayor of Carbondale, 1967-1971
Item 3: Illinois Attorney General William Scott, 1970 May 27Add to your cart.
"Attorney General (Illinois) William Scott and Governor Richard Ogilvie talk with reporters May 26 about pending pollution legislation.  Ogilvie called Scott the most outstanding pollution fighter in the country" United Press International Telephoto
Item 5: John Lewis and Dr. Wayne C. TempleAdd to your cart.
Caption reads: "Secretary of State John W. Lewis, state archivist, congratulates Dr. Wayne C. Temple, archivist of the state records sectino of the Illinois State Archives, on his selection to give the Lincoln Day Address at noon, Friday February 12, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C." - source unknown
Item 6: Kerner, Otto, 1969 December 10Add to your cart.
"Federal Judge Otto Kerner, former Illinois Governot, at a news conference December 9..." United Press International Telephoto. jr/js
Item 7: Douglas, Paul with Kerner, 1965 March 4Add to your cart.
Governor Otto Kerner and Senator Paul Douglas during a joint press conference. United Press International Telephoto. dl
Item 8: Douglas, Pauil and wife, 1966 November 8Add to your cart.
Chicago. United Press International Telephoto. jq/jr
Item 9: Douglas, Paul and Stevenson, Adlai, 1970 April 17Add to your cart.
Washington, D. C. Adlai E. Stevenson, Illinois state treasurer and Demoncratic nominee for the U.S. Senate with former Illinois Senator Paul Douglas "at a reception given for Stevenson by Mrs. Eugene Meyer."  United Press International Telephoto. asp/lt
Item 10: Stevenson, AdlaiAdd to your cart.
Folder 2Add to your cart.
Item 1: Adlai StevensonAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Adlai StevensonAdd to your cart.
Item 3: William Stratton and wife, ShirleyAdd to your cart.
Former Illinois governor
Item 4: William StrattonAdd to your cart.
Item 5: Lee Stenzel, Mayor of Cairo, Illinois, 1969, May 2Add to your cart.
Sprinfiled, Illinois. Mayor Lee P. Stenzel of Cairo, Illinois "during a special House committee investigating the recent racial disorders in the Southern Illinois city..." United Press International Telephoto. LS/ls
Item 6: Ross Randolph, 1965 May 27Add to your cart.
Ross Randolph, the warden at Menard [?] Prison, at his appointment as Illinois Public Safety Director. United Press International Telephoto. rla
Item 7: Charles Percy, 1966 October 29Add to your cart.
Belleville, Illinois. Charles Percy during a "4-day whistle-stop campaign through downstate Illinois..." United Press International Telephoto. BRT
Item 8: Charles Percy, 1966 January 28Add to your cart.
Springfield, Illinois. Charles Percy, candidate for the United States Senate "with state senate Majority Leader Russel Arrington during the Republican Conference..." United Press International Telephoto. RLA
Item 9: Charles Percy and wifeAdd to your cart.
Item 10: Charles Percy with map of IllinoisAdd to your cart.
Item 11: Valerie Percy murder investigation, 1966 September 18Add to your cart.
Investigators on the terrace of the Percy residence.  Valerie Percy was the 21-year-old daughter of Senator Charles Percy. United Press International Telephoto. FK/psh
Item 12: Carbondale Mayor, David KeeneAdd to your cart.
Item 13: Charles PercyAdd to your cart.
Item 14: John Stevenson at weddingAdd to your cart.
United Press International Telephoto.
Item 15: Charles Percy in ChicagoAdd to your cart.
United Press International Telephoto.
Item 16: Harris W. Fawell, circa 1970Add to your cart.
Illinois State Senator (1963-1977); U. S. Congressman (1985-1999)