A Thousand Deadlines: The New York City Press and American by K.J. O'Keefe

By K.J. O'Keefe

This learn is an try to chronicle and examine the attitudes of the recent York press in reference to the occasions of the interval from 1914 to 1917 with regards to American neutrality. it really is dependent totally on an afternoon­ to-day research of 16 day-by-day newspapers in long island urban in the course of American non-participation within the First international struggle. The learn concerned not just editorial opinion but additionally information goods, function articles, letters to the editor, publication experiences and detailed statement. The documents of the main big apple newspapers of the interval certainly constituted the elemental assets. as well as this, use used to be made from the memoirs, diaries and personal papers of editors, publishers and different public figures; the Congressional list, 1914-1917; Congressional hearings and stories, 1915, 1919, 1936 and 1937; definite British and German fabrics; books, articles and different secondary resources. the writer additionally drew upon the reminiscences of latest Yorkers energetic in journalism through the period.

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