George J. Mitchell

Press Clippings and Recordings, 1975-2008.


24.5 linear feet.
Arranged chronologically.
Catalog Number: M202.7.3

Description:
The press clippings in this sub-series date from November 30, 1995, to January 26, 1996; and from June 6, 1996, through June 5, 1998. Articles and editorials pertaining to the development of the Peace Process and the Northern Ireland conflict are included from such European publications as The Irish Times, The Irish Independent, Irish News, The Daily Telegraph, Daily Express, News Letter, Belfast Telegraph, Cork Examiner, The Guardian, Evening Herald, The Sunday Business Post, Sunday Tribune, The Sunday Telegraph, and Herald Tribune. The clippings document the work of the International body, the state of affairs in Northern Ireland, and reactions from around the globe. Also included are press clippings taken during later commission work on the April 12, 1998, peace accord. The series also includes audio and video recordings (1975-2008) documenting awards and honors bestowed on Senator Mitchell as well as media reports, interviews and restrospectives concerning Senator Mitchell, Northern Ireland and the peace process.

Access Restrictions: None.

Container List


  • Box 865 ·
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 2812.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 2712.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 24.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 22.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 21.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 20.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 19.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 18.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 17.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 16.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 15.12.95
    · [Press Clippings -> 28.12.95] 14.12.95 and before
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 29, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 12.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 11.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 10.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 9.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 8.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 7.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 6.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 5.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 4.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 - Jan. 12, 1996] 3.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 2.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 1.1.96
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 31.12.95
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 30.12.95
    · [Press Clippings Dec. 22, 1995 to Jan. 12, 1996] 29.12.95
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] A
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] B
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] B [2]
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] C
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] D
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] E
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] F
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] G
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] HI
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] JK
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] L
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] M
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] N
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] O
    · [Press Clippings Jan. 13-Jan. 26, 1996] PQ
  • Box 885 ·
    · Press Clippings June 6, 12, 13, 14 1996
    · Press Clippings:
    · June 15-20, 1996
    · June 22-30, 1996
    · July 1-5, 1996
    · July 8-17, 1996
  • Box 886 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · July 18-Sunday, August 25, 1996
  • Box 887 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Monday, August 26-Friday, September 27, 1996
  • Box 888 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Saturday, September 28-Sunday, October 27, 1996
  • Box 889 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Monday, October 28-Thursday, November 28, 1996
  • Box 890 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Friday, November 29-Tuesday, December 24, 1996
    · Thursday, December 26-Friday, January 3, 1997
  • Box 891 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Saturday, January 4-Tuesday, February 4, 1997
  • Box 892 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Wednesday, February 5-Monday, March 10, 1997
  • Box 893 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Tuesday, March 11-Sunday, April 6, 1997
  • Box 894 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Monday, April 7-Tuesday, May 27, 1997
  • Box 895 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Wednesday, May 28-Monday, June 9, 1997
  • Box 896 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Tuesday, June 10-Sunday, July 7, 1997
  • Box 897 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Monday, July 7-Thursday, July 31, 1997
  • Box 898 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Friday, August 1-Tuesday, August 26, 1997
  • Box 899 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Wednesday, August 27-Thursday, September 25, 1997
  • Box 900 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Friday, September 26-Tuesday, October 21, 1997
  • Box 901 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Wedenesay, October 22- Wednesday, November 19, 1997
  • Box 902 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Friday, November 20-Saturday, December 20, 1997
  • Box 903 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Sunday, December 21, 1997-Monday, January 19, 1998
  • Box 904 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Tuesday, January 20-Wednesday, February 18, 1998
  • Box 905 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Thursday, February 19-Friday, March 20, 1998
  • Box 906 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Saturday, March 21-Sunday, April 12, 1998
  • Box 907 ·
    · Press Clippings:
    · Tuesday, April 14-Friday, June 5, 1998
  • Box 930 ·
    · Video: 1975 Mar 20 "A Tale of Two Irelands," CBS News Special Report.
    · Video: 1996 Jan 24, "Commission Documents: Coverage of the International Body," PAL format.
    · Video: 1996 Nov 17 "A Kind of Peace," Sunday Morning, (2 copies).
    · Video: 1996 "Bawnmore: A Forgotten Area," Springvale Media Dept. and Greencastle Women's Group, 20 min. PAL format.
    · Video: 1997 May 16 "Tom Clifford's Ireland on the Move: Eire Society's 60th Dinner," ceremony of Eire Society giving gold medal to GJM.
    · Video: 1997 Jun 6-20 "Northern Ireland: the Quest for Peace," report of police officer shooting in Northern Ireland, with Pat Callaghan interview of GJM, NewsCenter, WCSH-TV 6 Portland.
    · Video: 1997 [June/July?] "Washington Journal," Irish analysis of recent Irish election, then GJM interview re: "Not for America Alone," recent Irish election, law firm, coming baby, Q & A call-in, C-SPAN.
    · Video: 1997 Jul 15 "Dennis Wholey's America!," discussion of Northern Ireland peace process and "Not for America Alone," PBS, 36:40.
    · Video: 1997 Jul 16 "Issues & Answers #98: George Mitchell," re: Northern Ireland, marching season, Tony Blair's government, money for guns, hope for peace, Nostalgia TV.
    · Video: 1998 Apr 10 GJM presenting Northern Ireland final report with statements from Ed McGrady and the SDLP, BBC News 24.
    · Video: 1998 Apr 10 "Hardtalk," Good Friday Agreement, BBC World News (2 copies).
    · Video: 1998 Apr 16 "George Mitchell: Irish Agreement," Good Friday Accord interview, WCSH-TV 6 Portland.
  • Box 932 ·
    · Video: 1998 Apr 17 "The Crier Report: George Mitchell Interview," Fox News (2 copies).
    · Video: 1998 Apr/May "Irish Peace Plan," Washington Journal, C-SPAN (2 copies).
    · Video: 1998 May 1 "The Visit of George Mitchell to University College Dublin".
    · Video: 1998 May [1?] "Visit of Senator George Mitchell to U[niversity] C[ollege] D[ublin]," PAL format.
    · Video: 1998 May 1 "Home of the Brave: George Mitchell," honorary degree at Trinity College (Dublin), NBC Nightly News, interview (3 copies).
    · Video: 1998 May 17 "Capital Conversation: N. Ireland Peace, 'Will There Be Peace in Northern Ireland?'," report of Good Friday Accord, interview with GJM by Jim Landers.
    · Video: 1998 May "The Peacemaker from Waterville: George Mitchell in No. Ireland," advertisement for three-part series and all three parts, WGME.
    · Video: 1998 Jul 4 "Philadelphia Liberty Mutual Winner: 'Hope for Ireland: The Negotiator,'" biographical documentary produced for Independence Day Liberty Medal ceremony, The Creative Group Inc (2 copies).
    · Video: 1998 Jul 4 Independence Day Liberty Medal Ceremony, WPVI-TV 6/ABC [Philadelphia].
  • Box 933 ·
    · Video: 1998 Oct 21 "20/20", Ep. 3, TV3 Ireland, Windmill Lane Pictures Ltd., 32 min.
    · Video: 1998 Nov 5 "The Fourteenth Annual American Ireland Fund Dinner."
    · Video: 1998 "Hand of History," BBC.
    · Video: 1998 Interview on Swedish network, Swedish and English.
    · Video: 1998 "Secretaries of State present the Margaret Chase Smith Peace [American Democracy] Award to Senator George Mitchell," Sprint Point Media Center at Southern Maine Technical College.
    · Video: 1998 "Out of the Ashes, Northern Ireland's Fragile Peace," 56:41.
    · Video: 1999 Feb 18 "Congregation for the Conferment of an Honorary Degree on Senator George Mitchell," University of Liverpool.
    · Video: 1999 Mar 28 "Breakfast with Frost: Senator George Mitchell," BBC One, PAL format.
    · Video: 1999 May 9 George Mitchell Speech--Book: "Making Peace," Portland Public Library, BookTV on C-SPAN 2, 30 min.
    · Video: 1999 Jul 4 "How Wars End--Northern Ireland (Hoe Oorloden eindigen--Noord Ierland)," VPRO, Dutch.
    · Video: 1999 Nov 29 "Charlie Rose: Mitchell/Newton" (2 copies).
  • Box 934 ·
    · Video: 1999 Dec 7 "Man Friday: RTE Prime Time Special," Part I: biographical material, Part II: Northern Ireland (3 copies).
    · Video: 1999 "The Conferment of the Peace Award of the Harry S Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace upon Senator George Mitchell," Board of Governors, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
    · Video: 1999 Honorary Degree, Queen's University of Belfast. (2 tapes)
    · Video: 2000 Nov 29 Peacekeeping in Northern Ireland celebration montage, Dunloa Ewart Corporation.
    · Video: 2002 "Endgame in Ireland 1 & 2: Bomb and Ballot Box; Talking to Terrorists," see DVD of same name, PBS, 2 hours.
    · Video: 2002 "Endgame in Ireland 3 & 4: Ceasefire; Guns and Government," see DVD of same name, PBS, 2 hours.
    · Video: [n.d.] "Belfast Together," Irish news segment.
    · Video: [n.d.] "Hollywood on the Falls" & "Give My Head Peace," Irish sitcoms with oblique references to the IRA.
  • Box 929 ·
    · DVD: 2001 "Endgame in Ireland 1 & 2: Bomb and Ballot Box; Talking to Terrorists," Brook Lapping Productions Ltd., see video of same name.
    · DVD: 2001 "Endgame in Ireland 3 & 4: Ceasefire; Guns and Government," Brook Lapping Productions Ltd., see video of same name.
    · DVD: c. 2007 "The Politics Show: Senator George Mitchell," BBC.
    · DVD: [n.d] "Senator George Mitchell Video Retrospective: The Belfast Agreement: Raw News Footage, American Ireland Fund."
    · DVD: [n.d] "Senator George Mitchell Video Retrospective: The Belfast Agreement: News Stories and Interviews, Part 1."
    · DVD: [n.d] "Senator George Mitchell Video Retrospective: The Belfast Agreement: News Stories and Interviews, Part 2."
    · DVD: [n.d] "Senator George Mitchell Video Retrospective: The Belfast Agreement: Press Conferences and Speeches, Part 1."
    · DVD: [n.d] "Senator George Mitchell Video Retrospective: The Belfast Agreement: Press Conferences and Speeches, Part 2."
    · DVD: [n.d] "Peace," brief series of interviews about Bernie Ahern in Northern Ireland peace process, including one with GJM, Devine Mulvey Media Message."
    · Cassette: 1997 June 10 "Steve Cochran Show: Sen. George Mitchell (studio)," WLUP AM/FM.
    · Cassette: 1997 "Talk of the Nation: George Mitchell," National Public Radio, Side I(nothing on Side II?).
    · Cassette: 1998 Apr 1 "Talk of the Nation: George Mitchell," Hour 1, National Public Radio.
    · Cassette: 1998 Nov 3 "George Mitchell on Peace; Common Ground," The Stanley Foundation.
    · Cassette: 1998 Dec 10 "The 1998 Open Mind Guest Lecture: Senator George Mitchell 'Towards Peace in Northern Ireland,'" RTE Radio, see CD of Open Mind lecture.
    · CD: 1999 "Open Mind Guest Lectures 1989-1998," track 12, 5:54, RTE.
    · Cassette: 1999 Jan 2 "An Evening with Senator George Mitchell," RTE Radio 1.
    · Cassette: 1999 Apr 12: "Extension 720: 'Making Peace' interview."
    · Cassette: 1999 Apr 13 "Jim Bohannon Show: George Mitchell," side 1 only.
    · Cassette: 1999 Sept 3 "Diane Rehm hr 2: Sen. George Mitchell," American University Radio WAMU.
    · Cassette: 1999 Dec 24 "Lost Lives," RTE Morning Ireland.
    · CD: 2008 Mar 23 "Rear Vision: The Good Friday Agreement," Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Radio National, 24:30.

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