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UALR Center for Arkansas History and Culture
John F. Barker Papers, 1960-1975
8.0 Linear feet
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
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
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974
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Conditions Governing Use
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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.