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Arthur White Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: MS-105
Scope and Contents Arthur White(1921-2001) was a journalist who worked with the Bristol Evening Post, Stars and Stripes, and TIME Magazine. He married Louie Peeples a native of Valdosta and graduate of South Georgia State Women's College. The Arthur White Collection includes general memorabilia from Mr. White’s long career with TIME Magazine.  The topics and subject matters are varied.  This collection provides a wide range of artifacts, including,...
Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

UXB

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 11
Collection number: Folder 11
Scope and Contents

Contains newpaper articles about World War II in Great Britain. Danger UXB was a televsion series about a bomb hunting squad.

Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

British Spies, 1983-84

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 12
Collection number: Folder 12
Scope and Contents

Contains newsclippings about British espionage and MI-5 and MI-6

Dates: Created: 1983-84

British Spies - Telex, 1981

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 13
Collection number: Folder 13
Scope and Contents

Contains drafts, correspondence, and information regarding alleged British spies.

Dates: Created: 1981

British Spies - Prior, Howe, and White, 1984

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 14
Collection number: Folder 14
Scope and Contents

Contains newsclippings about British espionage with James Prior, Geoffery Howe, and Peter Wright.

Dates: Created: 1984

British Spies - Anthony Blunt, 1981

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 22
Collection number: Folder 22
Scope and Contents

Anthony Blunt was the Queen's Surveyor of Pictures until he was discovered as a spy during and shortly after WWI. His membership in The Societ, a communist club at Cambridge brought to light other spies that he recruited for Russia.

Dates: Created: 1981

British Spies - Leo Long, 1981

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 23
Collection number: Folder 23
Scope and Contents

Leo Long was one of Anthony Long's spy recruits from Cambridge. He confessed to spying in 1964 and was never prosecuted. After the Blunt spy scandal, Long went public with his confession. An interview transcription is included.

Dates: Created: 1981

British Spies - Phlip Leslie Aldridge, 1983

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 24
Collection number: Folder 24
Scope and Contents

Contains articles about Lance Corporal Philip Leslie Aldridge's sentence to four year jail for attempting to pass classified documents to the Russian embassy.

Dates: Created: 1983

British Spies - Hamilton and Ritchie, 1982

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 25
Collection number: Folder 25
Scope and Contents

Articles about two spy trials which opened the same week in Great Britain. The alleged spies were Professor Hugh Hamilton and Ramona Richie, a British diplomat who passed classified information to her Egyption lover.

Dates: Created: 1982

British Spies - Double Agent and Mules, 1983

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 26
Collection number: Folder 26
Scope and Contents

Contains TIME, Inc. correspondence pertaining to the British spy scandals of the early 1980s. A large amount of information is relevant to other folders, particularly folders 23-37.

Dates: Created: 1983

British Spying - Micahel Straight and Louis Dolivet, 1983

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 27
Collection number: Folder 27
Scope and Contents

Contains article regarding American Michael Straigh's involvement with the discovery of Anthony Blunt and Leo Long's espionage. Several included articles were written by Straigh himself. Louis Dolvet was Micahel Straight's brother-in-law.

Dates: Created: 1983

British Spies - Donald Maclean, 1983

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 28
Collection number: Folder 28
Scope and Contents

Contains newspaper clippings about former turn-coat spy Donald Maclean, who fled Britain for Russia.

Dates: Created: 1983

British Spies - Telex, 1979

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 15
Collection number: Folder 15
Scope and Contents

Contains drafts and correspondence about the Anthony Blunt Scandal

Dates: Created: 1979

British Spies - Vetting, 1982

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 16
Collection number: Folder 16
Scope and Contents

Articles about previous vetting practice that did not uncover future scandals and what was being done to produce a stricter vetting process.

Dates: Created: 1982

British Spies - Misc., 1982

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 17
Collection number: Folder 17
Scope and Contents

Contains articles about the 1982 British spy scandals. These articles also include misc. articles about international spies in America and France. Also included is Parliament's reaction to spying.

Dates: Created: 1982

IRA Bombings - Telex

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 6
Collection number: Folder 6
Scope and Contents

Cotains drafts and correspondence regarding the bombing of the Blues and Royals (Royal Horse Guard and 1st Dragoons, a part of the Household Cavalry).

Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

IRA Bombings - Printed Magazine Article

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 7
Collection number: Folder 7
Scope and Contents

Contains magazien articleso n the rash of IRA bombings targeting conservative politicians in the erly 1980s. Details on other bomingsin London, suchas the Herrod's blast and Hyde park blast, are included.

Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

Clippings about Bombs

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 8
Collection number: Folder 8
Scope and Contents

Ater WWII, undetonated bombs and landmines remained buried in Great Britain. Overtime, these bombs were discovered and written about in local papers.

Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

Reuters WWII Bombs

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 9
Collection number: Folder 9
Scope and Contents

Contains eyewitness accounts of the Fleet Street, London bombing that closed Reuters news service on April 17, 1941.

Dates: 1960 - 1980; Acquired: 2009-12-31

Telex - Greenham Protests, 1983

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 31
Collection number: Folder 31
Scope and Contents

Contains drafts and correspondence about the Greenham Women's Peace Movement which protested the storage of American nuclear warheads in Greenham, England.

Dates: Created: 1983