Clippings, circa 1940s-1990s and undated

Scope and content:

Clippings and press releases assembled by Angier Biddle Duke. Subjects include major world events; marriages of Angier, close family, and friends (including Jay Rutherfurd); events related to Angier's professional life; the nuclear incident at Palomares, Spain; and the death of his third wife Maria-Luisa in 1962. Several articles highlight the life of his fourth wife Robin Chandler Duke, and one folder concerns Doris Duke's death and estate. The majority of items are originals, but some deteriorated ones have been photocopied.


Roughly arranged chronologically.


Using These Materials

Using These Materials Links:

Using These Materials

Collection restrictions:

Access note. Some materials in this collection are fragile audiovisual/photographic formats that may need to be reformatted before use. Contact Research Services for access.

Access note. This collection includes unprocessed and minimally processed material.

Access note. Some materials in this collection are electronic records that require special equipment. Contact Research Services with questions.

Use & permissions:

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Before you visit:
Please consult our up-to-date information for visitors page, as our services and guidelines periodically change.