Includes transcripts and notes of interviews with Watergate protagonists; Watergate television series (1994) correspondence, scripts, notes; drafts of "Watergate: the corruption of American politics and the fall of Richard Nixon" by Fred Emery (Jonathan Cape, 1994), research correspondence, publicity.
Watergate / Fred Emery papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 96 MS1254
- Dates of Creation1989 - 1994
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description10 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Fred Emery was born in Essex and attended Bancroft's School. He became a foreign correspondent and, amongst many assignments, he covered the Vietnam War. Fred Emery worked for The Times and was its chief Washington correspondent for seven years during the Watergate era. He later presented Panorama on BBC television.
MS1254/2 Watergate television series;
MS1254/3 "Watergate: the corruption of American politics and the fall of Richard Nixon" drafts and files.
Open for research (unless specified otherwise) although at least 24 hours advance notice should be given. Some files are closed until 2050 due to data protection legislation.