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Orr, Ralph

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 20th century (active)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Ralph Orr Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LP002615
Abstract Ralph Orr was the labor writer for the Detroit Free Press, a position he held until his retirement in 1985. Two of his primary focuses over the years were the UAW and the Teamsters, particularly the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, for which he became the journalistic voice of authority. The materials in Ralph Orr Papers are primarily Orr's research materials on Hoffa and his disappearance, including interview transcripts, notes, clippings, and correspondence as well as drafts of Orr's articles....