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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Roman Wawrzonek papers
    Dates: 1944-2002
    Collection Number: 2002C55
    Creator: Wawrzonek, Roman.
    Collection Size: 11 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (4.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Memoirs, other writings, underground publications, other printed matter, personal documents, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to the Polish resistance movement during World War II, postwar political dissent in Poland, the Solidarnosc movement, and Polish émigré affairs.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: Polish

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Roman Wawrzonek papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2002.

    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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Polish Solidarnosc activist; subsequently émigré journalist in the United States.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Memoirs, other writings, underground publications, other printed matter, personal documents, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to the Polish resistance movement during World War II, postwar political dissent in Poland, the Solidarnosc movement, and Polish émigré affairs.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    NSZZ "Solidarnosc" (Labor organization)
    Poles United States.
    World War, 1939-1945 Underground movements.
    World War, 1939-1945 Poland.
    Underground literature Poland.
    Dissenters Poland.
    Poland Politics and government 1945-
    Journalists.