Finding Aid for the collection of material about the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Processed by Yasmin Damshenas in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, August 2011; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
UCLA Library Special Collections
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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Descriptive Summary

Title: A collection of material about the Spanish Civil War
Date (inclusive): 1936-1939
Collection number: 205
Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.) and 1 oversize box
Abstract: Collection includes pamphlets, magazines, newspapers, a book, mailers, a typed manuscript, and broadsides relating to the Spanish Civil War, primarily covering Pro-Communist and Democratic materials.
Language: Finding aid is written in English.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library 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 UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Processing Note

Processed by Yasmin Damshenas in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, August 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], A collection of material about the Spanish Civil War (Collection Number 205). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of pamphlets, magazines, newspapers, a book, mailers, a typed manuscript, and broadsides relating to the Spanish Civil War, published in the United States, England, France and Spain. Includes materials from the Spanish Refugee Aid, Inc., Pro-Fascist literature, and pro-Communist and Democratic literature. Includes work by Louis Fischer, Arnold Lunn, William Montevon, Earl Browder, Hubert C. Herring, Juan P. Fábregas and Fernando de los Rios.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Spain--History--Civil War, 1936-1939--Archival resources.

Related Material

Del Amo Foundation Spanish Civil War Collection (Collection 2012)  . Available at the Department of Special Collections, Charles Young Research Library.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Spanish Refugee Aid Pamphlets, donation request, ca. 1966

Box 1, Folder 2

Pro-fascist literature Pamphlets, ca. 1937-1939

Box 1, Folder 3

Pro-Communist, Democratic and non-Interventionist literature Pamphlets, typed drafts, ca. 1937

Box 1, Folder 4

Pro-Communist and Democratic literature Pamphlets, ca. 1936-1938

Box 1, Folder 5

Pro-Communist and Democratic literature Pamphlets, ca. 1936-1938

Box 2, Folder 1

Pro-Communist and Democratic literature , ca. 1937

Scope and Content Note

Pamphlet and copy of From the Spanish Trenches, a collection of letters from Loyalists in Spain, edited by Marcel Acier
Box 2, Folder 2

Pro-Communist and Democratic literature Pamphlets and leaflet, ca. 1937

Box 2, Folder 3

Pro-Communist and Democratic literature Pamphlets, leaflets, magazine and bulletin, ca. 1936-1938

Box 3, Folder 1

Sunday Worker (New York), 25 April 1937

Box 3, Folder 2

Cronica (Madrid), 4 April 1937

Box 3, Folder 3

Photo History Magazine vol. 1, no. 1, April 1937

Box 3, Folder 4

Socorro Rojo Internacional. Está donde precisa. Poster for the International Red Aid (Socorro Rojo Internacional), undated

Box 3, Folder 5

¡Acudid en ayuda de las victimas del fascismo en las regiones invadidas! Poster for the International Red Aid (Socorro Rojo Internacional), undated