Harold Keen Papers

collection

Harold Keen Papers

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Journalists -- California -- San Diego ; Keen, Harold, 1912-1981 ; San Diego (Calif.) -- History
Description:
Born in the Bronx and educated at UCLA, Keen arrived in San Diego in 1936 as a reporter for The San Diego Sun. He later became a reporter for The San Diego Union, a contributing editor of San Diego Magazine, and the editorial director for KFMB-TV. Keen received numerous prestigious awards for his investigative reporting and was referred to by his colleagues as The Dean of San Diego Journalists. The collection documents local arts and artists, city planning, commerce and manufacturing, crime and criminals, education - higher, entertainment, government and politics - City of San Diego, government and politics- State of California, journalist and journalism, law and legal profession, newspapers, police, radio and television.
Dates covered:
1936-1981
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
10.42 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information (Finding Aid Database)
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Harold Keen Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.