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Schlesinger (A.M.), 1949-1997

MS. Berlin 278
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (passim) discussion of United States politics and affairs
  2. (fols. 4-6, 12, 20-22) comments on and discussion of reaction to Berlin's articles in Time and Tide, including a cutting, 1949-1950
  3. (fols. 8-10, 14-18) cutting of a letter commenting on Berlin's review ' "A Sense of Reality" about Russia', with related correspondence, 1950
  4. (fol. 39) report on the Stevenson campaign in the Presidential election, 1952
  5. (fols. 43-48) copy of letter from Schlesinger to Rebecca West, with telegraphed reply, discussing an article by the latter on McCarthyism, 1953
  6. (fols. 66-68) copy of article by W.H. Auden on Berlin's The Hedgehog and the Fox: An Essay on Tolstoy 's View of History , 1954
  7. (fols. 93-94) comments by Berlin on the Suez Crisis, 1956
  8. (fol. 116) comments by Schlesinger on the nomination of J.F. Kennedy as the Democrat candidate in the Presidential election, 1960
  9. (fol. 158) anecdote by Berlin about meeting R.F. Kennedy in Oxford, 1967
  10. (fols. 208-209) discussion by Berlin of the Middle East situation, 1971
  11. (fols. 213-215) discussion of H.A. Kissinger and R.M. Nixon's visits to China, 1971
  12. (fol. 215) comments by Berlin on Roy Jenkins' political abilities, 1971
  13. (fol. 244) discussion by Berlin of his views on the Gulf War, 1991


  • Creation: 1949-1997


258 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Berlin 278

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Weston Library
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