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Donald Richard Larrabee Journalistic Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0289

Scope and Contents

Papers relate to articles and columns written by Donald Larrabee, Washington correspondent. Included are copies of Larrabee's columns, and the documents used to write the articles such as press releases, reports, correspondence, and inventories.


  • Creation: 1954-1970


Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the Library.

Biographical Note

Donald Larrabee was born in 1923, graduated with a degree in journalism from Syracuse University. He was a combat correspondent in the Pacific during World War II. He worked for and later owned the Griffin Larrabee News Bureau in Washington, D.C. and was a reporter from 1947-1977. He has been correspondent in the Congressional Press Gallery and President of the National Press Club.


6 linear feet (6 boxes)

Language of Materials



The papers are related to articles and columns written by Donald Richard Larrabee, a Washington correspondent.


1974, 1981, 1988

Guide to the Donald Richard Larrabee Journalistic Papers
Box And Folder List Available
August 2003
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
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