Title: Baltimore Sun Foreign Bureaus records
Call Number: Coll024
Creator: Sun (Baltimore, Md. : 1837)
Dates: 1970-2007; bulk 1970-1990
Size: 2 boxes (2 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Contains materials from reporters at the Baltimore Sun foreign bureaus around the world. There are items from all continents except Antarctica. Folders are labelled by reporter's name, city, country, or continent. Materials include correspondence from the bureau reporters to the Sun; financial statements and receipts; newspaper clippings; maps; research materials; and photographic prints, slides, and negatives.
Citation: Baltimore Sun foreign bureaus records, Baltimore Sun Archives, Collection 24, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

The Baltimore Sun, the largest daily newspaper in Maryland, operates multiple bureaus in other countries which report on foreign news and affairs.

Scope & Content


Box 1 is unarranged while box 2 is alphabetically arranged by country/continent.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

MSS 2008-03; This collection was donated and accessioned in 2008.

Processing Note

Collection unprocessed.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.

Access & Use

Finding Aids

Box listing available.

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll024.php

Access Conditions

Materials are available for researchers upon request after review by Special Collections staff.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Copyright is maintained by the creator, the Baltimore Sun. Reproductions are allowed for research purposes.

Subject Headings


Sun (Baltimore, Md. : 1837)


Baltimore (Md.)


Sun (Baltimore, Md. : 1837)

Foreign correspondents -- United States

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