Guide to the Richard H. Fogel Papers

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
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Overview

Call Number: SC0882
Creator: Fogel, Richard H.
Title: Richard H. Fogel papers
Dates: 1912-1974
Bulk Dates: 1968-1974
Physical Description: 4.75 Linear feet
Summary: A significant portion of this collection includes agendas, clippings, case files, reports, and resolutions related to the national and California Sigma Delta Chi Freedom of Information Committees. Founded in 1961, the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation promotes excellence and ethics in journalism. The Freedom of Information Committee monitors press freedoms across the nation, and is often called upon to intervene in instances where the media is restricted. Included are several case files from high profile courtroom cases in California and throughout the nation dating from the late 1960s and early 1970s, as well as records related to the committee's support of journalists who were expelled from the United Nations in 1971. Also included are clippings, correspondence, case files from several California university newspapers pertaining to freedom of the press issues, and the syllabus and class notes from History of Western Civilization, 1946. The collection also includes a 1912 scrapbook belonging to Fogel's father, Moe M. Fogel, which contains clippings from several Los Angeles area newspapers.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Richard H. Fogel Papers (SC0882). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Richard H. Fogel earned his AB in Journalism from Stanford University in 1947. Fogel served as the chairman of the Sigma Delta Chi California Freedom of Information Committee in 1969 and as the national Freedom of Information Committee chairman in 1972. During this time Fogel worked as the assistant managing editor of the Oakland Tribune.

Description of the Collection

A significant portion of this collection includes agendas, clippings, case files, reports, and resolutions related to the national and California Sigma Delta Chi Freedom of Information Committees. Founded in 1961, the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation promotes excellence and ethics in journalism. The Freedom of Information Committee monitors press freedoms across the nation, and is often called upon to intervene in instances where the media is restricted. Included are several case files from high profile courtroom cases in California and throughout the nation dating from the late 1960s and early 1970s, as well as records related to the committee's support of journalists who were expelled from the United Nations in 1971. Also included are clippings, correspondence, case files from several California university newspapers pertaining to freedom of the press issues, and the syllabus and class notes from History of Western Civilization, 1946. The collection also includes a 1912 scrapbook belonging to Fogel's father, Moe M. Fogel, which contains clippings from several Los Angeles area newspapers.

Access Terms

Fogel, Richard H.
Society of Professional Journalists (U.S.)
Society of Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi.
Freedom of information--United States.
Freedom of the press--United States--20th century.


Collection Contents

 

Papers Accesion ARCH-2007-278

Box 1, Folder 1

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-Spangler

Box 1, Folder 2

National FOI-SDX Common Cause

Box 1, Folder 3

National FOI-SDX Correspondence

Box 1, Folder 4

National FOI-SDX Courier News vs. Police, Elgin, IL

Box 1, Folder 5

National FOI-SDX Chronology File #2

Box 1, Folder 6

National FOI-SDX Chronology File #3 (1 of 3)

Box 1, Folder 7

National FOI-SDX Chronology File #3 (2 of 3)

Box 1, Folder 8

National FOI-SDX Chronology File #3 (3 of 3)

Box 2, Folder 1

National FOI-SDX Anderson Papers

Box 2, Folder 2

National FOI-SDX Annual Report File No. 1

Box 2, Folder 3

National FOI-SDX Annual Report File No. 2

Box 2, Folder 4

National FOI-SDX Brooks Darlington Background Briefing

Box 2, Folder 5

National FOI-SDX Ervin Committee 1971

Box 2, Folder 6

National FOI-SDX Center for Study of Responsive Law

Box 2, Folder 7

National FOI-SDX Court Report General

Box 3, Folder 1

National FOI-SDX Committee Members

Box 3, Folder 2

FOI-Gen. Public Records Bill

Box 3, Folder 3

FOI-Gen. Reagan Administration

Box 3, Folder 4

FOI-General Report

Box 3, Folder 5

FOI-Gen. Resolutions

Box 3, Folder 6

FOI-Gen. Rule 980

Box 3, Folder 7

FOI-Gen. Supervisors Secrecy FOI

Box 3, Folder 8

FOI-Computers

Box 3, Folder 9

FOI-Gen.Theta Sigma Phi

Box 3, Folder 10

FOI-Gen. Underground Press

Box 4, Folder 1

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-College Papers (1 of 2)

Box 4, Folder 2

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-College Papers (2 of 2)

Box 4, Folder 3

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-Student Press Guidelines

Box 4, Folder 4

FOI-Gen. Tarquino (Cal. Prof.)

Box 4, Folder 5

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-Karin Holzmeister

Box 4, Folder 6

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-San Francisco State (1 of 2)

Box 4, Folder 7

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-San Francisco State (2 of 2)

Box 5, Folder 1

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-Spangler Study

Box 5, Folder 2

FOI-Gen. Campus Editors-Spangler Study/S.F. State

Box 5, Folder 3

FOI-Gen. Objectivity

Box 5, Folder 4

FOI-Gen. Confidential

Box 5, Folder 5

FOI-Gen. Contempt

Box 5, Folder 6

FOI-Gen. Correspondence, Gen. File #1

Box 5, Folder 7

Open Meeting

Box 5, Folder 8

FOI-Gen. International

Box 5, Folder 9

FOI-Gen. Successor

Box 5, Folder 10

FOI-Gen. ACLU

Box 5, Folder 11

FOI-Gen. Annual Reports

Box 5, Folder 12

FOI-Gen. Broadcasting-General

Box 6, Folder 1

FOI-Gen. Broadcasting-Subpoena

Box 6, Folder 2

FOI-Gen. Broadcasting-Nixon/Agnew

Box 6, Folder 3

FOI-Gen. Broadcasting-Advertising

Box 6, Folder 4

FOI-Gen. Broadcasting-Bylaws

Box 6, Folder 5

FOI-Gen. Bulletin

Box 6, Folder 6

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-Ads and Pledge Sheets

Box 6, Folder 7

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-Acknowledgements

Box 6, Folder 8

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-Miscellaneous

Box 6, Folder 9

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-Correspondence

Box 6, Folder 10

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-Memos to the File

Box 6, Folder 11

Bridge, Peter-New Jersey-News Clippings

Box 6, Folder 12

Sigma Delta Chi

Box 6, Folder 13

Black Panthers

Box 6, Folder 14

Paul M. Branzburg-Kentucky

Box 6, Folder 15

Sheppard vs. Maxwell Case

Box 6, Folder 16

Mills College

Box 6, Folder 17

Ted Kennedy

Box 6, Folder 18

Merced Sun-Star Case

Box 6, Folder 19

Corona Case

Box 6, Folder 20

Morning Papers-File No. 1

Box 6, Folder 21

Chicago Clothing Workers vs. Chicago Tribune

Box 6, Folder 22

Angela Davis

Box 6, Folder 23

Budville Case

Box 6, Folder 24

The Rights of Newsmen to Protect Their Sources of Information under California Law, 1971

Box 6, Folder 25

Legal Documents

Box 6, Folder 26

Correspondence

Box 6, Folder 27

Newspaper Articles & Dispatches

Box 7, Folder 1

Personal-California FOI

Box 7, Folder 2

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access Committee

Box 7, Folder 3

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-White House Rules & Regulations

Box 7, Folder 4

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access Committee-Correspondence

Box 7, Folder 5

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-White House Releases & News Stories

Box 7, Folder 6

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access Committee-Opinion of Counsel

Box 7, Folder 7

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access Committee-Editor/Comments

Box 7, Folder 8

Report of the California FOI Committee Part II

Box 7, Folder 9

Ventura

Box 7, Folder 10

Clippings (Including APNEC)

Box 7, Folder 11

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access Resolution

Box 7, Folder 12

SDX: A Report on the Use of a Search Warrant Against the Stanford Daily-By Fogel, 1971 May 8

Box 7, Folder 13

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access-Correspondence

Box 7, Folder 14

Harrison Gray Otis/Judge Fitzgerald Correspondence

Box 7, Folder 15

Pacific Telephone Correspondence

Box 7, Folder 16

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access-Miscellaneous (1 of 2)

Box 7, Folder 17

National FOI-Sigma Delta Chi-UN News Access-Miscellaneous (2 of 2)

Box 8

Scrapbook (Moe M. Fogel)

Box 9

Syllabus from History of Western Civilization and class notes, 1946