Chicago Journalists Association collection

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1910s–1960s
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

Partially processed. Undetermined volume of materials consisting of correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, and original cartoons and illustrations by members of the Chicago Journalists Association.

Biographical Historical Note

The Chicago Press Veterans Association was founded in 1933 to provide working newspaper men and women engaged in the art of gathering, writing, editing, and illustrating the news of the day a forum for sharing their common experiences. In the early 2000s the organization changed its name to the Chicago Journalists Association.