Political pamphlets collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
6033
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Meghan Stephens
Finding Aid Date
2013
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Dates

  • 1931-1979, undated (Creation)

Extents

  • 2 Linear Feet (Whole)
    2 boxes

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Subjects

Notes

  • Language of Materials

    English, French, Spanish.

  • Abstract

    The Political pamphlets collection contains published documents from various sources that discuss conflicts and related politics from the mid-twentieth century, with the majority of the documents dated from the 1930s to the 1970s. The documents primarily concern the politics before, during, and after World War II. Depending on the location of publication and the desired audience, the pamphlets are in English, Spanish, or French.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Political pamphlets collection, Collection no. 6033, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

  • Scope and Content

    The Political pamphlets collection contains published documents from various sources about conflicts and politics that occurred in the mid-twentieth century, with the majority of the documents dated from the 1930s to the 1970s. The documents primarily concern the politics before, during, and after World War II. Most of the texts are pamphlets, with subjects ranging from the state of refugees to anti-communist and wartime propaganda. Many of the pamphlets in this collection were published by the British Information Services and the Labor Research Institute. The publications from these sources generally contain propaganda that primarily promotes the efforts of Britain and Latin America in anti-communist activities. Other pamphlets describe preparations for the war, wartime events, and post-war reconstruction. Depending on the location of publication and the desired audience, the pamphlets are in English, Spanish, or French.

Instances

  • Type
    Textual Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
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    1
  • Type
    Textual Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    2

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