Kirkpatrick, Helen Paull
- Existence: 1909 October 18-1997 December 29
Class of 1931.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Helen Paull Kirkpatrick was a journalist. Her papers include extensive correspondence to her family while serving as a foreign correspondent in Europe. Included are her views of Europe just before the outbreak of World War II; the air raids in London; Allied Headquarters in North Africa; campaigns in Algiers, Italy, and Corsica; the armistice in Paris; post-war Germany and Europe; the Nuremberg Trials; and the Council of Foreign Ministers in Moscow. Notable correspondents include Adlai...
Dates of Materials: 1930 - 1998
Overview Helen Paull Kirkpatrick was a Smith college graduate of the Class of 1931. She became a foreign correspondent at the begining of World War II. Her papers contain news clippings, correspondence, and photographs documenting the student experience. It also contains her professional work while at Smith College as Assistant to the president, 1953-1955.
Dates of Materials: 1931 - 1981