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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Joseph Fels Barnes
RLIN number: NXCP87-A22
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Youth and family background; education, Harvard, 1927, London School of Slavonic Studies; Institute of Pacific Relations staff, 1932-34, in Russia and China; 1934-48, New York HERALD TRIBUNE foreign correspondent, editor in Moscow, Berlin and New York; deputy director, Office of War Information overseas branch, 1941-44, Voice of America radio show; editor, New York STAR, 1948-49; impressions of Russia in the 1920s and 1930s; effect of mass media on American life.
Extent: Transcript: 300 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1953 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Barnes, Joseph Fels, 1907-1970
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1907
Speaker occupation: Newspaperman
Age at speaking: 46
Document date: 1953
Interviewer: Phillips, Harlan B.
Historical events discussed: World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Journalism; Journalists; Oral history; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Barnes, Joseph Fels, 1907-1970; Institute of Pacific Relations; International broadcasting; United States--Office of War Information--Overseas Operations Branch
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0017968-13411