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UIUC Archives - Middle East and North Africa: Egypt

Middle East and North Africa related content in University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Archives


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John L. Strohm Papers, 1927-87

Link to John L. Strohm Papers, 1927-87

Service Location


Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard


Room 146 Main Library OS 32

Papers of John L. Strohm, Journalism '35, (1912-87), including correspondence, journals, dispatches, manuscripts, publications, photographs, and films & recordings relating to agricultural journalism, foreign correspondence, public speaking, speech writing, publishing, editing, investments, world trip (1937), Prairie Farmer and WLS, Latin American trip (1941), Woodstock Journal, European and Russian trips (1946), Europe and Saudi Arabia (1948), Southeast Asia (1950), Republican agricultural policy (1954-59), Russia and China (1958), Ford farm publications (1954-67), Country Gentlemen (1946-54), Reader's Digest (1947-66), Terra Chemicals (1964-80), World Seeds (1966-82), Pakistan & Vietnam (1966-68) & the University of Illinois Foundation (1971-85). The papers include documents on an interview with Mahatma Ghandi (1937), hosting a soviet farm delegation (1955), speaking on world food production & hunger, and editing National Wildlife.

Contents Information

Box 1: 

  • World Trip Journal

    • Iraq, Palestine, and Egypt, June 23 - July 14, 1937

Box 11:

  • Trip Notes, Egypt, September 6-13, 1961

  • Egypt, Documents, September 1961, 1964