Register of the Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers

Finding aid prepared by Michael Herrick
Hoover Institution Archives
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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.
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Publication Rights

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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

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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.

 

Polish Radio Transcripts, 1944

Box/Folder 1 : 1

August 9-12

Box/Folder 1 : 2

August 14-19

Box/Folder 1 : 3

August 20-23

Box/Folder 1 : 4

August 24-26

Box/Folder 1 : 5

August 27-31

Box/Folder 1 : 6

September 1, 9

Box/Folder 1 : 7

September 11-15

Box/Folder 1 : 8

September 16-21

Box/Folder 1 : 9

September 22-October 2

Box/Folder 1 : 10

Months and days unknown

 

Writings, 1980-1992

 

„Tu mówi powstańcza Warszawa" manuscript, 1991

Box/Folder 1 : 11

Front matter

Box/Folder 1 : 12

Akt I

Box/Folder 1 : 13

Akt II

Box/Folder 1 : 14

Akt III

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Akt IV

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Final

Box 2

„Tu polskie radio Warszawa..." : rozwój i społeczno-polityczna rola radiofonii w Warszawie w latach 1918-1939 manuscript, 1980

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Miscellaneous writings, 1992

Scope and Contents note

Description of his book manuscript, „Tu mówi powstańcza Warszawa" in English and Polish; transcript of eight-page talk, in Polish, delivered in 1992, „Witaj majowa jurzenko: w 201 rocznicę Konstytucji 3 Maja."