Inventory of the Edward Bartlett Lee papers

Finding aid prepared by Lauren McCune
Hoover Institution Archives
434 Galvez Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
(650) 723-3563
hooverarchives@stanford.edu
© 2008, 2015


Title: Edward Bartlett Lee papers
Date (inclusive): 1897-1939
Collection Number: XX242
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 7 manuscript boxes, 1 card file box, 1 oversize folder (3.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, leaflets, pamphlets, posters, clippings, photographs, and postcards relating to the activities of various relief organizations during and immediately after World War I and to the Liberty Loan drives and other aspects of the war effort in the United States.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Lee, Edward Bartlett.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Edward Bartlett Lee 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 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 Note

American business executive; National War Savings Committee publicity worker during World War I.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, leaflets, pamphlets, posters, clippings, photographs, and postcards relating to the activities of various relief organizations during and immediately after World War I and to the Liberty Loan drives and other aspects of the war effort in the United States.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

International relief.
World War, 1914-1918--Civilian relief.
World War, 1914-1918--United States.

Box/Folder 1 : 1-2

War Savings Committee publications, drafts to editor, 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 3

War Fund propaganda, requests for aid, 1915-1918

Box/Folder 1 : 4

Womens' War Effort, American Red Cross, pamphlets and correspondence, 1916-1918

Box/Folder 1 : 5

International Red Cross, pamphlets, 1916-1917

Box/Folder 1 : 6

The Smileage Advertiser (Military Entertainment publication), 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 7

Tobacco Fund, 1919

Box/Folder 1 : 8

British Red Cross, auction catalogue, 1915

Box/Folder 1 : 9

Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), 1917-1918

Box/Folder 1 : 10

War Relief Clearing House, 1915-1918

Box/Folder 1 : 11

General correspondence, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Newspaper clippings, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 2

War Savings Committee, correspondence, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 3

American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief, 1916-1917

Box/Folder 2 : 4

Western European Aid, pamphlets and propaganda, 1915-1920

Box/Folder 2 : 5-6

European Relief, pamphlets and correspondence, 1915-1918

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Electric Bond and Share Company, correspondence, 1916-1918

Box/Folder 2 : 8

University correspondence, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 9

European Relief, pamphlets, 1916-1919

Box/Folder 2 : 10

European (French) Relief, pamphlets, 1916-1919

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Memorabilia, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Recruiting posters, 1915-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 2, Map case

Recruiting posters, correspondence, wartime entertainment, 1916-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Liberty Loans, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 4

Liberty Loans, pamphlets, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Liberty Loans, pamphlets, 1916-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Liberty Loan Committee of 1917, 1917-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 7

Aid Committees, 1920

Box/Folder 4 : 1

Programs, 1915-1920

Box/Folder 4 : 2

Political propaganda, 1917-1919

Box/Folder 4 : 3

Post-war pamphlets, 1917-1919

Box/Folder 4 : 4

Programs and pamphlets, 1915-1917

Box/Folder 4 : 5

Boycott on German-made goods, 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 6

War Savings Committee publications, correspondence, 1914-1918

Box/Folder 4 : 7

War Savings Committee publications, correspondence, 1918

Box/Folder 5 : 1

Personal correspondence, 1915-1917

Box/Folder 5 : 2

Postcards, war correspondence, 1915-1918

Box/Folder 5 : 3

Liberty Loans, Victory Bonds, 1915-1919

Box/Folder 5 : 4

Liberty Loans, Victory Bonds, 1915-1919

Box/Folder 5 : 5

German goods boycott, American Defense Society, 1918-1919

Box/Folder 5 : 6

Correspondence, 1913-1917

Box/Folder 6 : 1

Correspondence and memorabilia, 1916-1919

Box/Folder 6 : 2

War Funds and stamps, propaganda, 1914-1918

Box/Folder 6 : 3

War Funds and stamps, propaganda, 1914-1918

Box/Folder 6 : 4

War Savings Committee, 1917-1919

Box/Folder 6 : 5-6

National Security League, 1914-1919

Box/Folder 7 : 1

Catalogues, 1897-1918

Box/Folder 7 : 3

Leagues and Societies, pamphlets and correspondence, 1917-1918

Box/Folder 7 : 4

Propaganda news clippings, undated

Box/Folder 7 : 5

War Preparedness Societies, 1916-1918

Box 8

Incremental materials