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Viereck (George Sylvester) miscellaneous papers
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  • Title: George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers
    Date (inclusive): 1903-1960
    Collection Number: XX273
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 23 oversize boxes (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.
    Creator: William, German Emperor, II, 1859-1941
    Creator: Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

    Use

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Preferred Citation

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

    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

    Journalists
    World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
    Neutrality -- United States
    World War, 1914-1918 -- United States
    Germany -- Foreign relations -- United States
    United States -- Foreign relations -- Germany
    German literature
    Propaganda, German -- United States