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Preliminary Inventory of the Polish American Congress records
2013C38  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Polish American Congress records
    Dates: 1971-2010
    Collection Number: 2013C38
    Creator: Polish American Congress.
    Collection Size: 170 manuscript boxes, 1 card file box, 2 phonotape reels 71.5 linear feet
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, resolutions, petitions, financial records, printed matter, and audiovisual material, relating to Polish Americans, conditions in Poland, official and unofficial relations between the United States and Poland, and grant and charitable aid to Poland.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English Polish

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Boxes 159-170 closed until 2033 August 9.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Polish American Congress records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2013.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    The Polish American Congress is a federation of Polish-American organizations in the United States. Included in the Polish American Congress are more than 3,000 independent Polish American organizations, consisting of fraternal, veteran, cultural and professional groups, religious societies and social associations.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, resolutions, petitions, financial records, printed matter, and audiovisual material, relating to Polish Americans, conditions in Poland, official and unofficial relations between the United States and Poland, and grant and charitable aid to Poland.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in groups by the creator.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Polish Americans.
    United States--Foreign relations--Poland.
    Poland--Foreign relations--United States.
    United States--Relations--Poland.
    Poland--Relations--United States.