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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Variants European War, 1939-1945 Second World War, 1939-1945 World War 2, 1939-1945 World War II, 1939-1945 World War Two, 1939-1945 WW II (World War, 1939-1945) WWII (World War, 1939-1945)

Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:

Garnish, J. Howard -USIA., 01/01/1943-12/31/1970

 File — Box 1: Series GAMMS416.1, Folder: 182
Identifier: GAMMS416.1.182
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Interview transcripts.

Dates: 01/01/1943-12/31/1970

George Washington - Nicholas Lenin., 01/01/1932-01/01/1932

 File — Box 4, Folder: 305
Identifier: 70643
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 01/01/1932-01/01/1932

Georgetown Commencement Address., 06/07/1936-06/07/1936

 File — Box 3, Folder: 231
Identifier: 70569
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 06/07/1936-06/07/1936

Georgetown Public Lectures 1940., 01/01/1940-01/01/1940

 File — Box 5, Folder: 324
Identifier: 70662
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 01/01/1940-01/01/1940

Harman Grisewood papers 3

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS338
Collection-level Scope and Content Note This collection comprises the third accession of the papers of Harman Grisewood (1906-1997), and contains primarily correspondence from family members. Of particular interest is the series of letters from Grisewood's father, Lt. Col. Harman Grisewood, written from 1936 through 1946, from Nicosia, Cyprus, where the family owned a farm in the mid- to late 1920s until the end of the Second World War. Grisewood recalls life with his family in Cyprus during the earlier of these years in chapter 3...
Dates: 1898-1991; Majority of material found within 1936-1981

Halsema, James J. -USIA., 01/01/1945-12/31/1979

 File — Box 1: Series GAMMS416.1, Folder: 208
Identifier: GAMMS416.1.208
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Interview transcripts.

Dates: 01/01/1945-12/31/1979

Martin F. Herz Papers 1

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-840201
Scope and Contents The Martin F. Herz Papers, comprising nine linear feet of manuscript material, span the period from 1941 to 1983. The earliest material concerns his work in psychological warfare during the Second World War. Included are memoranda and reports on the theory, application, and effectiveness of American propaganda techniques, as well as actual examples of American, German, Russian, British and Japanese propaganda. Also included are subsequent correspondence files on collecting in the field of...
Dates: 1941-1983

Hummel, Ambassador Arthur W., Jr. -USIA., 01/01/1940-12/31/1984

 File — Box 1: Series GAMMS416.1, Folder: 229
Identifier: GAMMS416.1.229
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Interview transcripts.

Dates: 01/01/1940-12/31/1984

William Harding Jackson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-101014
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the personal papers of William Harding Jackson. Correspondents include President Eisenhower, Constantine FitzGibbon, Arthur Gardner, Gordon Gray, and Richard M. Nixon, among others. A run of letters regarding Wendell Willkie's 1940 presidential campaign is also included among the documents. Some typed manuscripts by Jackson, a few photographs of him, and a series of printed materials round out the collection.

Dates: 1938 - 1971

Kaplan, Hal -USIA., 01/01/1942-12/31/1972

 File — Box 1: Series GAMMS416.1, Folder: 243
Identifier: GAMMS416.1.243
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Interview transcripts.

Dates: 01/01/1942-12/31/1972

Jan Karski Collection

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-000011
Collection-level scope and contents note

The Jan Karski Collection comprises three distinct groups of documents: Karski's collection of serials and pamphlets produced by various organizations of the Polish underground during World War II; records and addresses pertaining to Karski's travel and work in 1966-67, including miscellaneous articles translated and transcribed; and two distinct states of Karski's draft for his book "Great Powers and Poland, 1919-1945".

Dates: 1939 - 1985

Ernest A. Keller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-860903

Julie and Thomas Kernan papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-GAMMS181
Collection-level Scope and Content Note The Julie and Thomas Kernan papers are organized into 7 series: correspondence by notable individuals and friends who were frequent correspondents; files on Jacques and Raissa Maritain; correspondence by Julie and Thomas Kernan; subject files which include correspondence and material about the various organizations and miscellaneous business that the Kernans were involved with; manuscripts and published works by Julie and Thomas Kernan; a large collection of information and...
Dates: 1765-1988; Majority of material found within 1940-1975

MacArthur, Ambassador Douglas, II -Interview #1., 01/01/1935-12/31/1951

 File — Box 1: Series GAMMS416.1, Folder: 293
Identifier: GAMMS416.1.293
Series-level Scope and Content Note From the Series:

Interview transcripts.

Dates: 01/01/1935-12/31/1951

Arthur Michaelis Holocaust Collection

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-180619
Content Description This collection is currently unprocessed and access to it may therefore be limited. Researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections for more information on access to this collection. The collection contains correspondence (letters, postcards, telegrams), printed material (books, magazines, pamphlets), photographs, artwork, material culture, and other evidence documenting the Jewish experience during the Holocaust and...
Dates: 1910s-1980s

Miscellaneous Manuscript Fragments., 01/01/1935-12/31/1952

 File — Box 5, Folder: 361
Identifier: 70699
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 01/01/1935-12/31/1952

Miscellaneous Manuscripts., 11/04/1932-12/31/1944

 File — Box 3, Folder: 204
Identifier: 70542
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 11/04/1932-12/31/1944

Miscellaneous Manuscripts., 01/01/1946-12/31/1952

 File — Box 5, Folder: 366
Identifier: 70704
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 01/01/1946-12/31/1952

Rodney Loomer Mott Papers

 Collection
Identifier: GTM-830118
Scope and Contents

The papers of Rodney Loomer Mott span the years 1942 to 1946 when he served in Berlin as Deputy Chief of the Public Finance Branch of the Office of Military Government for Germany, U.S. Zone (OMGUS). The papers comprise an interesting collection of legal, military, and personal documentation of Germany's financial status and subsequent reorganization by the Allies after the war. Note: Click on "External Documents" below for a link to the finding aid to the collection.

Dates: 1942 - 1946

National Industrial Conference Address., 05/26/1948-05/26/1948

 File — Box 4, Folder: 249
Identifier: 70587
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The papers of Fr. Walsh throw considerable light on most aspects of his career: as founder and guiding spirit of the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service; as head of the Papal Relief Mission to Russia in the early 1920s; as president of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association; as a representative of the Catholic Church in Mexico; and as an extremely involved consultant at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. Significant correspondents include Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover,...
Dates: 05/26/1948-05/26/1948