Dr. Thomas W. Reilly was a faculty member
at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) from 1969-2001. Before coming to CSUN
Reilly worked as a journalist with the
Van Nuys News (now
Daily News.) He also spent time as the public
information officer for Los Angeles City Schools. The collection consists of research
materials, articles, and book drafts written by Reilly. These materials include Mexican
War-era newspaper and correspondence, newspaper clippings, notes, photocopies of Villard
and Garrison family correspondence, and several secondary sources relating to
Reilly's other areas of interest.
Dr. Thomas W. Reilly was a faculty member at California State University, Northridge
(CSUN) from 1969-2001. He made numerous contributions to the growth and development of
the University as the chairperson of the Journalism Department, founding editor of Journalism History, Acting Director of Public Affairs, and as
Director of the Urban Archive Center, 1987-1990.
Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s)
of this collection has not been transferred to California State University,
Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or
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that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners.
Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of
the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The collection is open for research use.