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John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975

John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975

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John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975 UALR.MS.0050

UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
401 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR, 72201
archives@ualr.edu



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Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-05-08T09:54-0500

Repository: UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
Title: John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975
Dates: Bulk, 1967-1975
Dates: 1960-1975
Quantity: 8.0 Linear feet
Identification: UALR.MS.0050
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Arrangement

By series, subject, then chronologically within.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, the bulk of which relates to Barker's career, news clippings, memoranda, pledge cards, transcripts, court papers, and testimony concerning John F. Barker's work for Lyndon B. Johnson's 1968 New Hampshire presidential primary campaign and his work as the special assistant to Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox (1973-1975). The collection also contains videocassettes pertaining to advertising, local government, campaign research, and Jim Guy Tucker's senate campaign.

This collection was originally numbered A-48.

Arranged in three series:

Series I: New Hampshire Primary. Correspondence, news clippings, articles, pledge cards, office memos, and photographs concerning Lyndon B. Johnson's 1968 New Hampshire presidential primary write-in campaign.

Series II: Watergate. Correspondence, memoranda, documents, reports, printed materials, transcripts, news clippings, court papers, testimony, and miscellaneous materials concerning the Watergate break-in, Richard Nixon, and the Nixon Administration.

Series III: Videocasettes


Biographical Note

John F. Barker (1941-) directed the day-to-day operations and planning of President Lyndon Johnson's presidential primary write-in campaign in New Hampshire. He was responsible for all local operations, hiring and directing staff, and coordinating campaign activities. From 1973 to 1975 he served as the Special Assistant to Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox and later, Leon Jaworski. Barker also served as liaison to the White House and Congress in which he prepared status reports, performed special assisgnments, and worked with the press.


Barker, John F., 1941-
Barker, John F., 1941-, donor
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Primaries--New Hampshire--1968
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974

Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for viewing at the Arkansas Studies Institute.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17-U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this material is liable for any infringement.

Copyright for correspondence in the collections belongs to those correspondents or their beneficiaries. Persons wanting to re-use those materials are advised to obtain permission from copyright holders.


Administrative Information

Citation Notes

Bibliographic Citation:

John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975, UALR.MS.0050. UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock.

Footnote or Endnote Information:

Description of item, file number, box number, John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975, UALR.MS.0050.


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