Jack O'Brian papers, circa 1940s-1970s [RBML]
...'Brian was pivotal in the exposure of the quiz show scandal centering on the quiz show Twenty-One. In 1958, he published the contention by former contestant Herbert Stempel that the NBC game was rigged. Later came...
Charles Van Doren Quiz Show Letters, 1959 [CU Archives]
.... The letter-writers' frequent inclusion of clippings from newspapers as well as the public's awareness of the student petition demonstrates the widespread publicity surrounding the Twenty One quiz show scandal...
Frederick William Holls papers, 1880-1903 [RBML]
...-Ashburton Treaty, the Dreyfuss scandal, the Hague Peace Conference, Rhodes Scholarships, unification of education in New York State, the St. Louis Exposition, and tenement reform. Among the principal correspondents...
David Burliuk Papers, 1960-1967 [RBML]
... tea on stage under a suspended piano, drew packed audiences, scandalized many, but also won converts to the new art. During the revolutionary years 1917-1920, David Burliuk traveled to Siberia, where he...
Preston Gibson papers, 1903-1920 [RBML]
... and granddaughter of Henry H. Rogers of the Standard Oil Company), and finally to Evelyn Harris Spaulding. His multiple marriages caused a certain amount of scandal. He had three sons--Henry Field Gibson, James Mc...
Mark Van Doren papers, 1917-1976 [RBML]
...-retired in 1953, and gave up teaching altogether in 1959, following the scandal involving his son Charles and the fixing of the popular television program "Twenty One," dramatized in the 1994 film Quiz Show. Today...
Albert Lasker papers, 1928-1952 bulk 1946-1952 [RBML]
...'s interests were not limited to the world of advertising. From 1916-1925, he was part owner of the Chicago Cubs. Indeed, the Lasker plan for the reorganization of baseball after the 1919 "Black Sox" scandal...
Lyle Stuart papers, 1926-2010 bulk 1949-2003 [RBML]
... on experimental medicine. Stuart focused on controversial and scandalous nonfiction, publishing Fidel Castro, sex manuals, conspiracy manifestos and exposés, sensationalist unauthorized biographies (including Kitty...
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