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Bernard Diederich Collection

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Identifier: SPC7010

Scope and Contents

The Bernard Diederich Collection includes both papers and media. Diederich’s papers constitute over 130 boxes (143 linear feet); they include Diederich’s telegraphs and telexes, his reporter’s notepads, and his interview notes, as well as historical documents, such as Central American and Caribbean newspapers and political posters and booklets. The papers also include his private correspondence, which reveals the many challenges encountered by journalists who work in Latin America and the Caribbean. The media collection contains over 20,000 slides and photos that document Diederich’s travels. It also includes videotapes and audio cassettes with Diederich’s many interviews with Central American and Caribbean leaders.

Dates

  • Created: 1945 - 2010

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

Rights: In copyright. Standardized rights statement: https://rightsstatements.org/page/InC/1.0/

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Extent

128.00 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Title
Bernard Diederich Collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Adam M. Silvia and Hadassah St. Hubert
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
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Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Florida International University Repository

Contact:
Green Library
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Miami FL 33199 US
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