Overview of the Michael Burleigh collection,

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Overview of the Michael Burleigh collection,

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Michael Burleigh collection,
Dates: 1862-1996
Collection Number: 2003C75
Collector: Burleigh, Michael, 1955- , collector.
Collection Size: 25 manuscript boxes. (10 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Photocopies of correspondence, government documents, judicial and medical records, and printed matter, relating to German interest in Eastern Europe and to eugenics in Germany before and during the Nazi period. Used as research material for the books by M. Burleigh, Germany Turns Eastwards: A Study of Ostforschung in the Third Reich (Cambridge, 1988), and Death and Deliverance: "Euthanasia" in Germany c. 1900-1945 (Cambridge, 1994). Includes notes by M. Burleigh.
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

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Michael Burleigh collection,, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2003.

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

Photocopies of correspondence, government documents, judicial and medical records, and printed matter, relating to German interest in Eastern Europe and to eugenics in Germany before and during the Nazi period. Used as research material for the books by M. Burleigh, Germany Turns Eastwards: A Study of Ostforschung in the Third Reich (Cambridge, 1988), and Death and Deliverance: "Euthanasia" in Germany c. 1900-1945 (Cambridge, 1994). Includes notes by M. Burleigh.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Eugenics Germany.
Euthanasia Germany.
National socialism.
Germany Relations Europe, Eastern.
Europe, Eastern Relations Germany.