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The Woodward and Bernstein Waterate Papers

The Washington Post

Katharine Graham letter : 3 Pages

8 August 1974

In a letter written to "Bob & Carl" soon after Nixon's resignation on August 9, 1974, Washington Post owner and publisher Katharine Graham expresses her admiration and thanks to Woodward and Bernstein for their accomplishments over the previous two years. Graham praises their book, All the President's Men, and congratulates them for their "extraordinary, gutsy, hard, brilliant, piece of journalism."