John Kord Lagemann (1910-1969) was a journalist who owned and operated a newspaper in Quincy, Illinois, and later worked for CBS television and Newsweek magazine. The collection consists of professional correspondence, manuscripts, notes, articles, tearsheets, audio interviews, photographs, a film interview, diaries and publications.
Max Miller, (1899-1967) a Navy officer who served in WWII and Korea, was a prolific writer, authoring twenty-eight books. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, manuscripts, play and radio scripts, material on Ernie Pyle, photographs, publicity, notebooks, scrapbooks, and research on Max Miller by Margaret Ripley Miller.
Charles Wertenbaker (1901-1955) was a journalist and author who became chief of the Paris bureau of Time and Life. The collection contains manuscripts of short stories, articles, and one unpublished book, and correspondence.