Pat O'Reilly (Daniel Patrick O'Reilly) was a news commentator and news writer for KNX and other news services from the 1940s to the 1970s. He won several awards for "The Big News" and various news specials and documentaries. This collection includes:

  • photographs
  • scripts
  • awards
  • news clippings

A finding guide to the collection is here.

This collection is currently inaccessible during the transition of the American Radio Archives from the Thousand Oaks Library Foundation to UCSB’s Special Research Collections. Please monitor this page for updates.

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