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Summary

"Reporting the War: The Journalistic Coverage of World War II" opens at the National Portrait Gallery and will continue through September 5, 1994. The exhibition explored the experiences and perspectives of 35 men and women journalists who covered the war. Some of the journalists included are Edward R. Murrow, John Hersey, Bill Mauldin, and Margaret Bourke-White. A catalogue accompanies the exhibition.

Subject

  • Bourke-White, Margaret 1904-1971
  • Hersey, John 1914-
  • Mauldin, Bill 1921-
  • Murrow, Edward R
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)
  • Reporting the War: The Journalistic Coverage of World War II (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annals of the Smithsonian Institution, 1994. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994, p. 25.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

April 22, 1994

Topic

  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions
  • Journalism
  • Museums
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Museum publications

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