Collection on World War I and II

Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection on World War I and II
Date (inclusive): 1914-1945
Collection Number: MS 030
Extent: 4.33 linear feet (4 boxes, 1 map folder)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: This collection contains posters, publications, press clippings, and other material regarding World War I and II. Materials in the collection include propaganda posters created and distributed by the United States government, French magazines and newspapers primarily covering the occupation and liberation of France, and newspaper clippings from the New York Times, Evening Sun, Evening Mail, Los Angeles Times and Paris Soir.
Languages: The collection is primarily in English, with some material in French.

Access

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact Special Collections & University Archives regarding the availability of materials for research use.

Publication Rights

Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Collection on World War I and II (MS 030). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains posters, publications, press clippings, and other material regarding World War I and II. Materials in the collection include propaganda posters created and distributed by the United States government, French magazines and newspapers primarily covering the occupation and liberation of France, and newspaper clippings from the New York Times, Evening Sun, Evening Mail, Los Angeles Times and Paris Soir.

Indexing Terms

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

Subjects

Mass media and war
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945

Genres and Forms of Materials

Clippings (information artifacts)
Posters
Publications