Overview of the C. R. Owen papers

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Overview of the C. R. Owen papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

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

Collection Summary

Title: C. R. Owen papers
Dates: 1932-1982.
Collection Number: 90033
Creator: Owen, C. R.
Collection Size: 9 manuscript boxes (3.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, clippings, notes, printed matter, and videotapes, relating to the German national socialist leader Otto Strasser, his break with Adolf Hitler in 1930, his oppositional political activities in Germany until 1933, his attempts to form a German anti-Nazi movement while living in exile in Canada during World War II, his surveillance by American and Canadian government agencies, and his postwar return to Germany and political activities there. Includes a manuscript biography by C. R. Owen, a manuscript autobiography by Strasser, and correspondence and published writings of Strasser
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], C. R. Owen papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1990.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

Canadian professor of German literature.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, correspondence, clippings, notes, printed matter, and videotapes, relating to the German national socialist leader Otto Strasser, his break with Adolf Hitler in 1930, his oppositional political activities in Germany until 1933, his attempts to form a German anti-Nazi movement while living in exile in Canada during World War II, his surveillance by American and Canadian government agencies, and his postwar return to Germany and political activities there. Includes a manuscript biography by C. R. Owen, a manuscript autobiography by Strasser, and correspondence and published writings of Strasser.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Strasser, Otto, 1897-
Nationalsozialistische deutsche Arbeiter-Partei.
National socialism.
Anti-Nazi movement.
World War, 1939-1945--Canada.
World War, 1939-1945--Censorship.
Subversive activities--Canada.
Germany--History--20th century.