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Finding Aid to the German poster and broadside collection, chiefly from the Nazi party during the Second World War, circa 1930-circa 1945
BANC PIC 2005.009  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: German poster and broadside collection, chiefly from the Nazi party during the Second World War
    Date (inclusive): circa 1930-circa 1945
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 2005.009
    Extent: 309 items (posters, broadsides, handbills)
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
    Phone: (510) 642-6481
    Fax: (510) 642-7589
    Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
    URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
    Languages Represented: Collection materials are in German
    Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.

    Information for Researchers

    Access Information

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html .
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], German poster and broadside collection, chiefly from the Nazi party during the Second World War, BANC PIC 2005.009, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog
    Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei
    Nazi propaganda
    Political posters, German
    War posters, Germany
    World War, 1939-1945--Germany--Posters

    Administrative Information

    Transfer from the University Art Museum.

    Scope and Content Note

    Chiefly Nazi propaganda material, including handbills, broadsides, and illustrated broadsides as well as posters. Many items are specifically anti-British or anti-American. A few items promoting other political parties during earlier German elections of the 1930s are present.