Pope Haley papers

Pope Haley papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Haley, Pope Allen
Title: Pope Haley papers
Dates: 1928-1986
Quantity: 6.25 Linear feet (8 boxes and 1 typewriter)
Coll. Number: ms3708

Biographical/Historical Note

Pope Allen Haley (1908-1985) was born in Elberton, Georgia to Sarah and George Haley. After graduation from the University of Georgia with a BA in journalism, he began his career as a reporter in Washington, DC. During his career he served in several positions, including AP Naval War Correspondent (1943-1946); news editor for Pathfinder magazine (1946-1950); and most notably as associate editor and music critic and columnist for the Florida Times-Union (1962-1976).


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, printed material, writings, photographs and a typewriter. The correspondence is mainly from readers of his columns and editorials and its often from Florida Congressmen. The bulk of the collecgtion is printed material which relates to his work at Florida Times-Union in Jackson, Florida. There are scrapbooks filled iwth clippings of his editorials. There are also clippings of his music reviews (preservation copies have been made of these). Issues of Pathfinder, University Items, and The States' Righter are included.


Arrangement

Arranged into 3 series: Personal materials; Correspondence; and Writings.


Index Terms

Associated Press.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Journalists--Georgia.
Music critics--United States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Pope Haley papers, ms 3708. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

1. Personal materials

BoxFolder
11Biographical information
2Gold pocket watch and chain, Sigma Delta Chi pin
3Certificates
4Membership cards and press badges
5Press badges for Democratic and Republican National Conventions, 1944, 1948, 1952
5APhotographs
Oversize_BoxItem
11University of Georgia Diploma, 1929
12Issues of University newspaper, 1929
13Issues of The States' Righte newspaper, 1950-1952
Object
1Typewriter
 

2. Correspondence

BoxFolder
16AP Naval War Correspondent, 1945-1947
7Letters to Commander, 1943-1964
81965-1966
91967
101968-1969
111970-1971
121972
131973
141974
151975-1986, undated
 

3. Writings

BoxFolder
21Journalism class, University of Georgia, 1928
2Journalism class, University of Georgia, 1929
3 Pathfinder magazine, 1947-1949
4Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1969
5Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1972 June-July
6Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1972 August-September
7Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1972 October
8Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1972 November
9Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1972 December
10Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 January- February
11Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 March-April
12Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 May-June
13Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 July-August
14Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 September - October
15Florida Times-Union- clippings of editorials, 1973 November- December
BoxFolder
31Florida Times-Union- music reviews, 1970-1974
2Florida Times-Union- music reviews, 1975-1976
3Florida Times-Union- various articles, 1963-1976
4Articles in various newspapers, 1963-1976
Oversize_BoxItem
21Scrapbook of Nashville Tennessean editorials, 1960-1961
22Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1962 February - September
23Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1962 September - 1963 April
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31Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1963 May - November
32Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1963 December - 1964 July
33Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1964 July - 1965 February
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41Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 19865 March-October
42Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1965 October-1966 May
43Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1966 May-1967 January
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51Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1967 January-September
52Scrapbook of Florida Times Union editorials, 1967 September-December