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Frank O. Sotomayor papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0549

Scope and Contents

The papers of Frank O. Sotomayor, Pulitzer Prize-winning editor, formerly at the Los Angeles Times; adjunct faculty member at the USC Annenberg School of Journalism; freelance writer and editor; and leader in national efforts toward newsroom diversity and inclusive coverage of all communities. The Frank O. Sotomayor papers include correspondence, photographs, research and subject files, collected newspapers and other publications, awards, recordings of interviews conducted by Sotomayor, paste up boards, and some of Sotomayor's published writings.

Dates

  • 1970 - 2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Extent

36.27 Linear Feet (23 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Spanish; Castilian

Abstract

The papers of Frank O. Sotomayor, Pulitzer Prize-winning editor, formerly at the Los Angeles Times; adjunct faculty member at the USC Annenberg School of Journalism; freelance writer and editor; and leader in national efforts toward newsroom diversity and inclusive coverage of all communities. The Frank O. Sotomayor papers include correspondence, photographs, research and subject files, collected newspapers and other publications, awards, recordings of interviews conducted by Sotomayor, paste up boards, and some of Sotomayor's published writings.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Frank O. Sotomayor in multiple installments from 2011 to 2016.

Processing Information

The collection is unprocessed. The finding aid's box-level subrecords are titled with incomplete summaries of each box's contents.

Title
Finding aid for the Frank O. Sotomayor papers
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Bo Doub
Date
2021 March
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States