William A. Roberts Papers, 1942-1956

Summary Information

Title: William A. Roberts Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1942-1956

  • Roberts, William A., 1900-
Call Number: U.S. Mss AJ

Quantity: 2.4 c.f. (6 archives boxes)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Files kept by the Washington law firm of Roberts and McInnis in the civil suit filed in 1951 by Drew Pearson against Senator Joseph R. McCarthy, Fulton Lewis, Jr., Westbrook Pegler, Morris A. Bealle, Edward K. Nellor, Donald Surine, George Waters, and the Washington Times-Herald on charges of libel, slander, and conspiracy to damage the plaintiff's business. William A. Roberts served as senior attorney for Pearson.

Language: English

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