May 28, 2022

Primary Documents: Gale Launches Two New Online Collections of Associated Press Materials, Including Archived Internal Documents

Here’s info and links to learn more about three new collections.

From Gale/Cengage:

News Features & Internal Communications and the U.S. City Bureaus Collection – the first two of three planned collections for 2014 in the Associated Press Collections Online program – are now available to researchers.

TheWashington, D.C. Bureau Collection will be available later this spring.

News & Features & Internal Communications provides exclusive access to an array of internal publications and personal papers of Associated Press (AP) staff members, as well as detailed information about the formation of the AP and insights into reporters and how they report the news. The U.S. City Bureaus Collection covers events transpiring from 1931-2004 and offers archival material from the AP Bureaus in major U.S. cities including exclusive access to memos, meeting notes and wire copy newspaper clippings.

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