Finding Aid for the Collection of Material about National Socialism in Germany and the United States, 1933-1965

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Collection of Material about National Socialism in Germany and the United States, 1933-1965

Collection number: 338

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Text converted and initial container list EAD tagging by:
Apex Data Services
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, April 2003
© 2000 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection of Material about National Socialism in Germany and the United States,
Date (inclusive): 1933-1965
Collection number: 338
Extent: 14 boxes (7 linear ft.) 5 oversize boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

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A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Collection of Material about National Socialism in Germany and the United States (Collection 338). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of pamphlets, newspapers, books, magazines, pictures, photographs, filmstrips, slides, ephemera, and objects relating to the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei in Germany and National Socialism in the United States. Includes handbills, posters, prints of watercolors by Adolf Hitler, SS banners, collages on wood, and filmstrips for the Hitler Youth. Also includes antisemitic materials from the U.S., and radio scripts by Upton Closes.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Zeitungsdienst (Boxes 1-5).
  2. Books and pamphlets in English (Boxes 6-7).
  3. Books, pamphlets, and ephemera in various languages (Box 8).
  4. Mitarbeiter des Preussisches Justigministers, photograph album (Box 9).
  5. Sketches, pictures, and printed propaganda (Boxes 10-11).
  6. SS banners, collages on wood (Box 12).
  7. Filmstrips, slides, negatives, and photographs (Boxes 13-14).
  8. U.S. Anti-semitism (Box 15).
  9. Miscellaneous neo-Nazi ephemera (Box 16).
  10. Books in German (Box 17).
  11. Newsclippings, photographs, and magazines (Box 18).
  12. Freude und Arbeit magazine, 1941 (Box 19).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei.
National socialism--Archival resources.
Fascism--Archival resources.
Newspapers.


Container List

Box 1

Zeitungsdienst: Deutschlanddienst. May 1943-February 1945.

Box 2

Zeitungsdienst: Auslandsdienst. February-June 1943.

Box 3

Zeitungsdienst: Auslandsdienst. February-June 1943.

Box 4

Zeitungsdienst: Auslandsdienst. February-June 1943.

Box 5

Zeitungsdienst: Auslandsdienst. February-June 1943.

Box 5

Berlinerdienst. April-October 1943.

 

Books, etc. English

Box 6

Heiden, Konrad. Der Fuehrer... Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1944.

Box 6

Billingsley, Chris. The Nazis called me traitor. New York: Exposition Press. 1965.

Box 6

Trevor-Roper, H.R. The last days of Hitler. New York: Exposition Press. 1965.

Box 6

Schneiderman, Harry, ed. The American Jewish year book 5697. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society. 1936.

Box 6

[No author given]. The Man who killed Hitler. New York: MacMillan Company. 1947.

Box 6

Stewart, A.H. and R.B. Eames. Will Hitler rule the world? No!... Los Angeles: Jewish Hope Publishing House. 1941.

Box 6

Hitler, A. Germany declares for peace. Berlin: Liebheit & Thiesen. 1933.

Box 6

[No author given]. The Anti-semitic and Nazi incidents. Bonn: The Government of... Germany. 1960.

Box 6

Stieve, Friedrich. What the world rejected... n.p. n.d.

Box 6

Hitler, Adolf. My battle. Houghton Mifflin. 1933.

Box 6

Schadewaldt, Hans, compiler. Polish acts of atrocity against the German minority in Poland. Berlin: Volk und Reich Verlag. 1940.

Box 6

Tolischus, Otto D. How Hitler prepared. Reprint from New York Times Magazine: June 16, 23, 30, 1940.

Box 6

Grunfeld, Judith. Mobilization of women in Germany. New York: New School for Social Research. 1942.

Box 6

Paechter, Heinz. Nazi - Deutsch. New York: Frederick Unger Publishing. 1944.

 

Books and Pamphlets, English

Box 7, Folder 1

Facts in Review.

Physical Description: 8 issues.
Box 7, Folder 2

Newspaper clippings.

Box 7, Folder 3

Miscellaneous ephemera.

 

Books, Pamphlets and Ephemera

Box 8

Various languages: German, Italian, Greek, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch.

Box 9

Kerrl, Hanns. Mitarbeiter des Preussisches Justigministers. n.p. n.d. Photograph album.

 

Propaganda

Box 10, Folder 1

Printed color sketches of scenes on the Western front.

Box 10, Folder 2

Pictorial material.

Physical Description: 60 prints in folio.
Box 10, Folder 3

Handbills, posters, brochures and newspapers. March-June 1944.

Physical Description: 4 albums.
Box 11

Adolf Hitler. Leipzig. 1936.

Physical Description: Pictorial scrapbook.
Box 11

Deutschland erwacht. Berlin. 1933.

Physical Description: Pictorial scrapbook.
Box 11

Prints of watercolors by Adolf Hitler.

Physical Description: 1 folio.
Box 11

Oversize newspaper article.

Box 12

SS (?) banners, one with skull & crossbones patch.

Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 12

Collages on wood.

Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 13

Filmstrips for the Hitler Youth.

Box 14

Filmstrips, slides, negatives, and photographs.

 

U.S. Anti-Semitism - Books and Pamphlets

Box 15, Folder 1

Newspaper clippings.

Box 15, Folders 2-3

Miscellaneous ephemera.

Box 16

Miscellaneous neo-Nazi ephemera.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Upton Close's Closer Ups (vol.1-2). September 1945-January 1947. Also, radio scripts. February 1946-January, 1947.
 

Books, German

Box 17

Hartnake, Dr. Wilhelm. Die Ungeborenen. Munehen: Lehmanns verlag. 1936.

Box 17

---- , ----. Grosse Deutsche Kunstansstellung 1938. Munchen: Verlag F. Bruckmann KG. 1938.

Box 17

---- , ----. Grosse Deutsche Kunstausstellung 1939. Munchen: Verlag F. Bruckmann KG. 1939.

Box 17

Erbt, Wilhelm. Weltge schischte anf rassischer Grundlage. Leipzig: Urmanen - Berlag. 1936.

Box 17

Hoff, R.D. Kasse. Berlin: Berlag von BG Tenbner. 1934.

Box 18

Newsclippings, photographs and magazines. ca. 1934-1945.

Box 19

Magazine. Freude und Arbeit ( Joy and Work). 1941.

Physical Description: 1 item.