Overview of the Karl Friedrich Goerdeler miscellaneous papers

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Overview of the Karl Friedrich Goerdeler miscellaneous papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Karl Friedrich Goerdeler miscellaneous papers
Dates: 1938-1945
Collection Number: XX302
Creator: Goerdeler, Karl Friedrich, 1884-1945.
Collection Size: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings and reports, relating to political and economic conditions in Belgium, Canada, Great Britain, France, and the United States as observed on his trip of 1937-1938, to his participation in the July 20, 1944, assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler, and to postwar reconstruction in Germany.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Karl Friedrich Goerdeler miscellaneous papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

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

Mayor of Leipzig, 1930-1937; German commissioner of price control, 1934-1945.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings and reports, relating to political and economic conditions in Belgium, Canada, Great Britain, France, and the United States as observed on his trip of 1937-1938, to his participation in the July 20, 1944, assassination attempt on Adolf Hitler, and to postwar reconstruction in Germany.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 Assassination attempt, 1944 (July 20)
Anti-Nazi movement.
Reconstruction (1939-1951) Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
Europe Economic conditions 1918-1945.
Europe Politics and government 1918-1945.
United States--Economic conditions 1918-1945.
United States--Politics and government 1933-1945.