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1963, 1974, 1983
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
145 pieces, 0.25 linear feet
Scope and Content Note
The Dr. and Mrs. James P. Berry Collection consist of newspaper headlines covering President Richard Nixon’s resignation and Gerald Ford’s subsequent inauguration. Additionally, there are newspapers detailing President John F. Kennedy’s assassination and the events surrounding the next few days afterwards. Finally, the LIFE magazines located within contain articles on the John F. Kennedy assassination, his burial, and the March on Washington during the Civil Rights era.
Dr. and Mrs. James P. Berry Collection was given to the Archives by Dr. and Mrs. James P. Berry.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Dr. and Mrs. James P. Berry Collection - Accession 1042". Finding Aid 951.
LC Subject Headings
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994--Resignation from office--Sources; Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006--Inaugurations--Sources; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Assassination--Sources; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Death and burial--Sources; March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.)--Sources; Civil rights demonstrations--Washington (D.C.)--Sources