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This report is extracted from the 1000 Section (Confirmed Newspaper Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.   Either a compiler, publisher or repository had confirmed the existance of this index and supplied information for the report. See the INTRODUCTION for the methodology used in compiling the LATHROP REPORT.

REPORT NO:  1041B Previous Report (1041A)  |  Next Report (1042A)
INDEX NAME:  Chicago Tribune Editorial Index
  • CHICAGO TRIBUNE Chicago IL 1967-Current
Robert R. McCormick Library
435 N. Michigan Ave
Chicago IL 60611
Telephone: (312) 222-3188
AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this card file index exists. It is compiled by the editorial writers' secretary and may be available for use (with restrictions) in the offices of the Chicago Tribune.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Indexes only those editorials which appeared on the editorial pages of the Chicago Tribune.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index in two parts. Both parts are filed in alphabetical order. Part 1: At the top of the card is the title of the editorial and the date it was printed and the page number. Following lines contain words or phrases representing all of the subjects or keywords which could be assigned to that editorial. Part 2: This is a subject index to part 1. Each card is headed with the subject headings or keywords assigned to editorials in part 1. Then, in chronological order, are listed the titles and dates of all editorials which were assigned that subject. A single card represents all of the editorials from one year which covered that one subject. The year is typed in the upper right hand corner of the card.
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