Guide to the Collection of World War II Propaganda Materials, 1935 - 1947Manuscript MS-995

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Title:

Guide to the Collection of World War II Propaganda Materials, 1935 - 1947

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-995

Collection Dates:

1935 - 1947

Size of Collection:

2 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Contains WWII propaganda materials.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Introduction to the Collection

Contains both allied and axis propaganda from World War II in the form of resistance newsletters, allied and axis communiqués and handbills.

Of note is a pin worn to identify collaborators and photographs of bodies at Gardelegen prison after discovery.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: circa 1938-1947

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Allied propaganda in French, 1944; circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 2, Allied propaganda in French and German, undated
  • Folder: 3, Allied propaganda in German with English translations, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 4, Allied propaganda in German, 1943; 1944; circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 5, Allied propaganda - English translations, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 6, Allied propaganda in German and Polish, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 7, Allied propaganda in Italian, 1944; circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 8, Allied propaganda in Polish, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 9, Allied propaganda in Russian, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 10, Allied propaganda from the Asian front in English, Pidgin English, and Japanese, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 11, Nazi posters and notices in German, circa 1939-1945
  • Folder: 12, Occupation posters and forms in German and English, undated
  • Folder: 13, Documents relating to American military occupation of Germany, 1945; undated
  • Folder: 14, Military forms, permits, and programs in English, 1938; 1942; undated
  • Folder: 15, Posters and editorials in French, undated
  • Folder: 16, Posters and flyers in Czech, undated
  • Folder: 17, Czech sheet music, undated
  • Folder: 18, Axis propaganda in English, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 19, Axis propaganda in French, circa 1940-1945
  • Folder: 20, Axis propaganda in German, 1943; undated
  • Folder: 21, Axis propaganda in Spanish, undated
  • Folder: 22, Axis propaganda from the Asia front in English and Japanese, 1943; undated
  • Folder: 23, Chinese propaganda of unknown origin, undated
  • Folder: 24, French propaganda of unknown origin, undated
  • Folder: 25, Allied occupation newsletters in English and German, 1945
  • Folder: 26, Envoy magazine, 1945
  • Folder: 27, Big Ben magazine, 1945
  • Folder: 28, S.H.A.E.F. newsletter, 1945
  • Folder: 29, Votre France newsletter, 1945
  • Folder: 30, Belgian and French resistance newsletters and materials, 1940-1944; undated
  • Folder: 31, Frankfurter Beifung newsletter, undated
  • Folder: 32, Frontpost newsletter, 1944-1945
  • Folder: 33, Nachrichten aus der Heimat, 1944-1945
  • Folder: 34, Norwegian underground newspapers, 1944; undated
  • Folder: 35, Army and Navy communiques and publications, 1944
  • Folder: 36, U.S. prisoner forms, undated
  • Folder: 37, Map of Northern Italy, undated
  • Folder: 38, British services tattoo program, 1947
  • Folder: 39, Nazi government documents, undated
  • Folder: 40, German workfront member book, 1935
  • Folder: 41, Small items, including concentration camp photographs, undated
  • Folder: 42, English translation of a Hitler speech, 1939
  • Folder: 43, American correspondence, including description of Dachau, 1945-1946

Box: 2, Dates: circa 1940-1945

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Axis propganda in French, 1943
  • Folder: 2, French resistance newsletters, 1944
  • Folder: 3, U.S. Navy poster, undated

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