Papers of Gerald Lee Warren, deputy press secretary during the Nixon and Ford
administrations and editor (1975-1995) of the SAN DIEGO UNION. The collection contains
Warren's office files from the editorial department of the UNION and includes subject
files, correspondence, department files, membership files, trip files, appointment
calendars, telephone logs, and awards. Material relating to Warren's service as deputy
press secretary is sparse and relates chiefly to his transition from that office to
newspaper editor. The papers are arranged in eight series: 1) HOOVER INSTITUTION REGISTER, 2) SUBJECT
FILES, 3) CORRESPONDENCE, 4) DEPARTMENT FILES, 5) MEMBERSHIPS, 6) TRIPS, 7) APPOINTMENT
CALENDARS AND TELEPHONE LOGS, and 8) AWARDS.
Gerald Lee Warren was born on August 17, 1930, in Hastings, Nebraska. In 1952 he
graduated from the University of Nebraska with a bachelor of arts degree in journalism.
He served as the editor of the DAILY NEBRASKAN (1951) and worked as a reporter for the
LINCOLN STAR (1951-1952). Between 1952 and 1956, Warren served as a pilot in the U.S.