Roberta G. Applegate Papers, 1935-1987 (C3840)

2 cubic feet (77 folders), 3 oversize items

 Finding Aid

Papers of Roberta G. Applegate; student at Michigan State University and reporter for the Associated Press of Michigan, 1935-1946, first female press secretary to the Governor of Michigan, 1947-1949; reporter and editor for the Miami Herald from 1950-1964; and Associate Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication at Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1964 -. The papers consist of awards, correspondence, miscellaneous material, newspaper clippings and speeches.