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Overview of the George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers
    Dates: 1903-1960
    Collection Number: XX273
    Creator: Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962
    Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 32 scrapbooks (4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, and clippings, relating to literature, German-American relations, American foreign policy during World War I, and the trial of G. S. Viereck as a pro-German propagandist in the United States during World War II. Includes correspondence with, and writings by, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English German

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], George Sylvester Viereck 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

    German-American poet, playwright and journalist.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, writings, and clippings, relating to literature, German-American relations, American foreign policy during World War I, and the trial of G. S. Viereck as a pro-German propagandist in the United States during World War II. Includes correspondence with, and writings by, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    German literature.
    Propaganda, German--United States.
    World War, 1914-1918--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.
    Germany--Foreign relations--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations--Germany.
    United States--Neutrality.
    Journalists.
    William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941.