Inventory of the Philip M. Powers collection

Processed by Tim LaVerne.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Philip M. Powers collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Tim LaVerne
Date Completed:
2010
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from Microsoft Word and MARC record by Samira Bozorgi.
© 2010 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Philip M. Powers collection
Dates: 1914-1921
Collection Number: XX029
Collector: Powers, Philip M.
Collection Size: 6 oversize boxes (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: The scrapbooks contain cartoons from the German press relating to World War I and the German Revolution of 1918-1919, as well as a personal scrapbook of photographs, souvenirs, and miscellanea.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: German

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with 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], Philip M. Powers collection, [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.

Scope and Content of Collection

The scrapbooks contain cartoons from the German press relating to World War I and the German Revolution of 1918-1919, as well as a personal scrapbook of photographs, souvenirs, and miscellanea.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
World War, 1914-1918--Germany.
Germany--History--Revolution, 1918.


Box: 1-5

Scrapbooks of cartoon clippings from the German press in color and black and white, 1914-1921

Box/Album: 1 : A

Cartoons feature Woodrow Wilson, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, Monroe, and John Bull, as well as locations including Japan, England, Italy, and Austria, 98 pages

Box/Album: 1 : B

Cartoons feature Woodrow Wilson, J.P. Morgan, Rockefeller, and Uncle Sam, as well as subjects including New York City, Anglo-American relations, Native Americans, India, Egypt, the Eastern Mediterranean, and the S.M.S. Emden, 100 pages

Box/Album: 2 : C

Cartoons feature Woodrow Wilson, as well as subjects including Italy, Russia, and U.S. munitions sales, 94 pages

Box/Album: 2 : D

Cartoons feature John Bull and Horatio Herbert Kitchener, as well as locations including Serbia, Egypt, Italy, Gallipoli, London, and Turkey, 95 pages

Box/Album: 3 : E

Newspaper clippings, cartoons, small maps, stamps, business cards and correspondence, 104 pages

Box/Album: 4 : F

Cartoons feature Japan, England, Belgium, Russia, and the Philippines, 130 pages

Box/Album: 5 : G

Cartoons feature Theodore Roosevelt and John Bull, as well as subjects including Corfu, Portugal, U-boats, Air warfare, Native Americans, 120 pages

Box/Album: 6 : H

Scrapbook of personal materials

Scope and Content Note

Includes souvenirs and greeting cards as well as photographs of bomb damage, newspaper clippings, telegraph messages, cartoon clippings, and Associated Press bulletins from 1918, 1919, and 1920, about 60 pages