This collection contains the papers of Jack Harrison Pollack pertaining primarily to his research and writings for his biography
of Chief Justice Earl Warren (1891-1974). The papers include correspondence with figures who knew and associated with Warren,
research notes, and newspaper and magazine articles about Warren and his family. Also included are rough drafts of Pollack's
biography, Earl Warren: The Judge Who Changed America, a corrected author's copy of the book, correspondence and promotional
materials relating to the publication of the biography. Photographs which were used and considered for use in the book are
also included in the collection. These photographs have been separated and placed with Pictorials Collections.
Jack Harrison Pollack was born in Philadelphia on December 4, 1914. His first publication was a group of crossword puzzles
that he sold to the Philadelphia Ledger for five dollars each.
Number of containers: 4 boxes, 2 cartons
Linear feet: 3.0
Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts
must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft
Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which
must also be obtained by the reader.
Collection is open for research.