Finding aid for the Julian Krawcheck Papers


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Krawcheck, Julian
Title: Julian Krawcheck Papers
Dates: 1930-1980
Extent: 6.43 linear feet (7 containers and 3 oversize folders)
Abstract: Julian I. Krawcheck (1911-1999) was once described as "the conscience of Cleveland" by Dick McLaughlin. This collection contains personal papers relating to Krawcheck's career as a reporter and columnist in Cleveland, Ohio, including research notes, records of interviews, memoranda, column mail, newspaper clippings and scrapbooks. Krawcheck, a commentary columnist and reporter for the Cleveland Press from 1941 to 1977, was born in Charleston, South Carolina. He attended the University of South Carolina for two years. In college, he was an avid saxophone player and jazz buff, which contributed to his coverage of jazz events during his journalism career. The collection consists of correspondence, memos, articles, interview records, scrapbooks, photographs, and research notes pertaining to articles written by Krawcheck.
MS Number MS 4984
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English