The papers of Ethel Payne (1911 – 1998), journalist, columnist , civil rights activist, reflect her personal life, global travels, and various positions she held as a journalist during her 30+ year career. These papers date from 1917 to 1980 when Ms. Payne was growing up in Chicago and covering the American military presence in Vietnam.
Staff, MSRC, "PAYNE, Ethel" (2015). Manuscript Division. 155.