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  • Preferred Citation
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  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers
    Date (inclusive): 1944-1992
    Collection Number: 92050
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Polish and English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings and radio broadcast transcripts relating to the history of radio broadcasting in Poland, and especially to use of radio broadcasting by the Polish resistance movement during World War II. Includes copies of transcripts of radio broadcasts from Warsaw by the Polish resistance during the Warsaw uprising of 1944.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Kwiatkowski, Maciej Józef.

    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], Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

    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

    Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski (1920-1994) was a historian of Polish radio. He participated in the Warsaw Uprising in 1944 and worked in Polish radio before becoming a professor of history focusing on mass media in Poland in the twentieth century.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings and radio broadcast transcripts relating to the history of radio broadcasting in Poland, and especially to use of radio broadcasting by the Polish resistance movement during World War II.
    The collection is about essentially one subject: Polish radio and the Warsaw Uprising. The first part contains transcripts of English and Polish radio broadcasts by the resistance during the uprising. The second part includes manuscripts of Kwiatkowski's own publications about Polish radio and the uprising.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Radio broadcasting--Poland.
    Polskie Radio.
    World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.
    World War, 1939-1945--Poland.
    Poland--History--Occupation, 1939-1945.
    Warsaw (Poland)--History--Uprising, 1944.