Newspapers--New York--New York
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box Box: 6, Folder: 18
Scope and Contents From the Series:
Media files contain news clippings and press releases from 1937 through 2017. The bulk of the media files are news clippings from the Staten Island Advance.
Abstract John Sampson was born in Liverpool, England, in 1908, and immigrated to Staten Island with his family in 1920. Sampson pursued a career in journalism. From 1921-1924, he published his own newssheet, The Star. From 1924-1928, Sampson worked for the Staten Island Leader and Staten Island Advance, covering local news and the waterfront. From 1929-1937, he worked a ship news reporter for the New York American. Sampson worked for British newspapers and news organizations from 1938 until his...