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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Related Material

  • Title: Curt Max Prüfer papers
    Date (inclusive): 1914-1954
    Collection Number: 87035
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript box (0.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Diaries, memoirs, report, and clippings, relating to German military liaison with Turkish military operations during World War I, German foreign policy during the interwar period (especially in Ethiopia), and German foreign policy during World War II (especially in Brazil).
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Prüfer, Curt Max, b. 1881.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Curt Max Prüfer papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1987.

    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

    German diplomat; director of personnel, Auswärtiges Amt, 1936-1939; ambassador to Brazil, 1939-1942. Following retirement from government, Prüfer emmigrated to Switzerland.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Diaries, memoirs, report, and clippings, relating to German military liaison with Turkish military operations during World War I, German foreign policy during the interwar period (especially in Ethiopia), and German foreign policy during World War II (especially in Brazil).

    Related Material

    Prüfer, C. M., McKale, D. M., Melton, J. M., & Mazal Holocaust Collection. (1988). Rewriting history: The original and revised World War II diaries of Curt Prüfer, Nazi diplomat. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Germany. Auswärtiges Amt.
    Brazil--Foreign relations--Germany.
    Diplomats--Germany.
    Ethiopia--Foreign relations--Germany.
    Germany--Foreign relations--Brazil.
    Germany--Foreign relations--Ethiopia.
    Germany--Foreign relations.
    National socialism.
    World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Turkey.
    World War, 1914-1918--Diplomatic history.
    World War, 1939-1945--Diplomatic history.