Overview of the Guenter Lewy collection

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Overview of the Guenter Lewy collection

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: Guenter Lewy collection
Dates: 1933-1995
Collection Number: 85031
Collector: Lewy, Guenter, 1923- , collector.
Collection Size: 15 manuscript boxes (6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Bulletins, newsletters, serial issues, university catalogues, pamphlets, reports, and photocopies of correspondence, minutes and military documents, relating to university education and student radicalism in West Germany, especially at the Universita? Bremen; and the American peace movement, especially activities of the American Friends Service Committee, the Fellowship of Reconciliation and other pacifist groups in relation to the Vietnamese War and to governmental national security programs in the United States.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Guenter Lewy collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

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.

Scope and Content of Collection

Bulletins, newsletters, serial issues, university catalogues, pamphlets, reports, and photocopies of correspondence, minutes and military documents, relating to university education and student radicalism in West Germany, especially at the Universita? Bremen; and the American peace movement, especially activities of the American Friends Service Committee, the Fellowship of Reconciliation and other pacifist groups in relation to the Vietnamese War and to governmental national security programs in the United States.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Fellowship of Reconciliation (U.S.)
American Friends Service Committee.
Education--Germany (West)
Universities and colleges--Germany (West)
Radicalism--Germany (West)
Student movements--Germany (West)
Internal security--United States.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Peace.
Pacifism--United States.