Harry Barnard papers, 1936-1973

Overview of the Collection

Barnard, Harry, 1906-1982.
Harry Barnard papers
1936-1973 (inclusive)
7.2 cubic feet (16 boxes)
Collection Number
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
Telephone: 3077663756
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

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Additional Information

Finding aid available in repository.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Harry Barnard was a journalist and biographer of American political figures.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Professional correspondence regarding his research and the publication of his books (1936-1972); speeches (1968, 1972); the manuscripts and research materials for three of his books; 26 reel-to-reel audio tapes from the Watergate hearings which Barnard covered (1973); and the unpublished manuscript and research materials for a book on the W.J. Wrigley Company (1944-1956).

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Preservation Note

System Requirements

Watergate hearings -- audio cassette tapes.

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Harry Barnard at the date of processing.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

Processing Note

Processing Information

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Subordinate Component # 1Return to Top

The American Heritage Center is in the process of converting its older container lists to a more accessible format. This link is to an older version of a container list.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Journalism -- United States.
  • Politicians -- Biography -- United States.
  • Watergate Trial, Washington, D.C., 1973.

Personal Names

  • Altgeld, John Peter, 1847-1902.
  • Couzens, James, 1872-1936.
  • Hayes, Rutherford Birchard, 1822-1893.

Corporate Names

  • William Wrigley, Jr., Co.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Audio tapes.
  • Speeches.


  • Biographers.
  • Journalists.

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Barnard, Harry, 1906- -- Eagle forgotten.
    • Barnard, Harry, 1906- -- Independent man.
    • Barnard, Harry, 1906- -- Rutherford B. Hayes and his America.