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Partial Inventory of the George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers
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  • Accruals
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers
    Date (inclusive): 1903-1960
    Collection Number: XX273
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 16 oversize boxes, 13 scrapbooks (23.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, and clippings relating to literature, German-American relations, American foreign policy during World War I, and the trial of G. S. Viereck as a pro-German propagandist in the United States during World War II. Includes correspondence with, and writings by, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962.

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

    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 catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical Note

    German-American poet, playwright and journalist.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, writings, and clippings relating to literature, German-American relations, American foreign policy during World War I, and the trial of G. S. Viereck as a pro-German propagandist in the United States during World War II. Includes correspondence with, and writings by, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941.
    German literature.
    Germany--Foreign relations--United States.
    Journalists.
    Propaganda, German--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations--Germany.
    United States--Neutrality.
    World War, 1914-1918--United States.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.