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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Karl Baarslag papers,
    Dates: 1919-1979.
    Collection Number: 85040
    Creator: Baarslag, Karl.
    Collection Size: 6 manuscript boxes. (2.4 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Memoirs, writings, reports, memoranda, letters, pamphlets, and serial issues, relating to international communism, communism in the United States, communism in maritime unions, and internal security activities of the Office of Naval Intelligence during World War II.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Karl Baarslag papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

    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 at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Lieutenant commander, United States Navy; assigned to Office of Naval Intelligence, 1941-1945; assistant director, National Americanism Commission, American Legion, 1947-1953; consultant, Senate Internal Security Subcommittee and House Un-American Activities Committee, 1953-1960.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Memoirs, writings, reports, memoranda, letters, pamphlets, and serial issues, relating to international communism, communism in the United States, communism in maritime unions, and internal security activities of the Office of Naval Intelligence during World War II.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Communism--United States.
    Internal security--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--Secret service.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.
    Labor unions and communism.
    United States Office of Naval Intelligence.