St. Louis Today Papers

Accession Number: MA 90:05
MA 91:69
Location: Manuscript stacks, row 12
Dates: 1973
Size: 1 box
Creator/Collector: Collection created in Special Collections
Acquisition info: Donated by Joe Pollack on March 9, 1990
Donated by Bob Byrne and Jim Flagg in January 1991 
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: The collection was assembled in Special Collections by combining the donations of Joe Pollack, Bob Byrne, and Jim Flagg in order to create a discrete collection.
Language: English
Processed by: Sarah Cain, July 2014
Conservation notes: Buffered tissue paper interwoven between issues. All issues placed within an archival box.  
Scope and Content:

The collection consists of St. Louis Today issues published from Sept. 7-8 to Oct. 5-6, 1973 (vol.1:nos.1-12) which were printed to replace the Post-Dispatch and the Globe-Democrat during their strikes—“St. Louis Today...will continue in operation until the end of the current newspaper strike.”; “...produced by local newsworkers from the two metropolitan dailies.”

 

St. Louis Today was a newspaper focusing on the arts that was published from September 1973 to March 1975 and edited by H. Barnes. Triweekly publication from Sept. 7-8 to Oct. 5-6, 1973.

 

Biweekly publication from November 9-23, 1973 to February 13March 5, 1975.

Arrangement: Chronological. Vol.1:nos.1-12 for research use are in the second folder; two archival copies of each issue placed below and separated by tissue paper.
Restrictions: Copyright.  Permission required to reproduce images.  
Remarks: J. Gosebrink accession numbers NC-028 and NC-154/Pr-37
SLPL has September 1973 - March 1975 on microfilm.

St. Louis Today Papers
1973
1 flat periodical Hollinger; 0.75 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding aid
1/2 September 7-8, 1973 – October 5-6, 1973 (v1:nos.1-12)
1/- September 7-8, 1973 (v1:no.1) [2 copies]
1/- September 10-11, 1973 (v1:no.2) [2 copies]
1/- September 12-13, 1973 (v1:no.3) [2 copies]
1/- September 14-15, 1973 (v1:no.4) [2 copies]
1/- September 19-20, 1973 (v1:no.5) [2 copies]
1/-   September 21-22, 1973 (v1:no.6) [2 copies]
1/- September 24-25, 1973 (v1:no.7) [2 copies]
1/- September 26-27, 1973 (v1:no.8) [2 copies]
1/- September 28-29, 1973 (v1:no.9) [2 copies]
1/- October 1-2, 1973 (v1:no.10) [2 copies]
1/- October 3-4, 1973 (v1:no.11) [2 copies]
  October 5-6, 1973 (v1:no.12) [2 copies]
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