Inventory of Alonzo J. Walter Jr. Motion Picture Film, 1938-1943

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Inventory of Alonzo J. Walter Jr. Motion Picture Film, 1938-1943

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
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Michael C. Conkin
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alonzo J. Walter Jr. motion picture film,
Date (inclusive): 1938-1943
Collection number: 80023
Collector: Walter, Alonzo J., Jr.
Collection Size: Number of Items: 19 motion picture film reels 3.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Depicts German military and aerial operations, and German political leaders during World War II.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Alonzo J. Walter Jr. motion picture film, [reel number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

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.

Access Points

World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
Germany.
Moving-pictures.


Container List

reel  1

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film: number 14 Der Rheinubergang und die Eroberung der Maginotlinie 1940

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001019

Scope and Content Note

The Crossing of the Rhine River and Conquest of the Maginot Line. Label reads: 1940 (Degeto #14); Rhine and Maginot line (beginning only). 2 copies
reel  2

Reichsanstalt für Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht (RWU) motion picture film: Fallschirmjager undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001035

Scope and Content Note

German paratroopers. Label reads: Paratroop training (Reichsanstalt fur Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht [RWU]) [reel 2]
reel  3

Loss of German territory to France, 800 to 1815

reel  4

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film: number 22 Entscheidung auf dem Balkan III. Der Sprung nach Kreta 1941

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0000988

Scope and Content Note

German invasion of Crete
reel  5

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film: number 5 Danzig ist weider Deutsche undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001038

Scope and Content Note

Danzig is German again
reel  6

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film compilation: number 41 Dieppe 19 August 1942 and number 6 Im fuhrer-hauptquartier 1939-1942

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001037

Scope and Content Note

Number 41: Dieppe 19 August 1942/Number 6: In the Fuhrer's headquarters
reel  7

Alonzo J. Walter home movie compilation of uncle Daniel, ruins at Dortmund and Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film: number 50 Heldengedenktag 1943 1943

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001032

Scope and Content Note

Hero commemorative day 1943. Label reads Uncle Daniel; Ruins at Dortmund; Hitler and Goering at "Hero-Remembering Day," Munich, 1943 November [reel 7]
reel  8

FW-200 attacks on ships in the Atlantic [RWU]

reel  9

Reichsanstalt für Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht (RWU) motion picture film: Die deutsche Westgrenze I 1936

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001039

Scope and Content Note

The German west boundary I, director Hans Neuberger, Berlin. Label reads German border changes, 800 to 900 [RWU] [reel 9]
reel  10

Universum Film AG (UFA) motion picture film: Eine Batterie geht in Stellung undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001033

Scope and Content Note

A battery goes into position. Label reads Cavalry and artillery [UFA] [reel 10]
reel  11

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film: number 20 Entscheidung auf dem Balkan I. Vormarsch von allen Seiten

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001040

Scope and Content Note

Decision on the Balkan peninsula I: advance from all sides. Label reads 1941 (Degeto #20821) [reel 11]
reel  12

Soldiers build an igloo [RWU]

reel  13

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film compilation: number 18 Die Schlacht um Frankreich; and number 19 Zwei mal Waffenstillstand 1940

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001036

Scope and Content Note

Number 18: The battle for France/Number 19: Two times armistice. Label reads Invasion of France; Hitler accepts French surrender [reel 13]
reel  14

Reichsanstalt für Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht (RWU) motion picture film: Verkehrsflugzeug im Flughafen Berlin 1937

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0000987

Scope and Content Note

Aircraft at the Berlin airport. Label: Lufthansa at Berlin
reel  15

Alonzo J. Walter compiled motion picture film: Osterreich kehrt heim 13 Marz 1938 and Fuhrerbesuch in Italien 3-9 Mai 1938 1938

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001016

Scope and Content Note

Austria returns home 13 March 1938/the Fuhrer in Italy 3-9 May 1938
reel  16

Alonzo J. Walter collected motion picture film: Heimreise: die Europa auf hoher see undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001017

Scope and Content Note

The trip home: the Europa on the high seas. Label reads S.S. Europa at sea (Agfa)
reel  17

Universum Film AG (UFA) motion picture film: Pioniere schlagen eine brucke undated

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001041

Scope and Content Note

Soldiers are proposing a bridge. Label reads Soldiers build a pontoon bridge [UFA] [reel 17]
reel  18

Degeto Weltspiegel motion picture film compilation: number 14 Der Rheinubergang und die Eroberung der Maginotlinie; number 16 Deutsche schiffe kontrollieren die see 1940

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0002141

Scope and Content Note

number 14: The crossing of the Rhine River and conquest of the Maginot Line number 16: German ships control the sea. Label reads Breaching the Maginot Line; Advancing in France; at sea; Hitler at memorial in Munich, 1940 November 23
reel  19

Alonzo J. Walter collected motion picture film: Kaukasusfront: elbrusbesteigung; Fernbomber uber dem atlantischen ozean

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80023_f_0001018

Scope and Content Note

The Caucasus front: Mount Elbrus; Long-range bombers over the Atlantic ocean. Label reads German mountain troops in the Caucasus; FW-200 bombers attack ships in the Atlantic [reel 19][RWU #1436]