Partial Inventory of the George Sylvester Viereck miscellaneous papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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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.

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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

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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.

Box 1

Material not yet described.

Box 2

Material not yet described.

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Scrapbook 1

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Scrapbook 2

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Scrapbook 3

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Scrapbook 4

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Scrapbook 5

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Scrapbook 6

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Scrapbook 7

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Scrapbook 8

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Scrapbook 9

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Scrapbook 10

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Scrapbook 11

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Scrapbook 12

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Scrapbook 13

Box 3

Scrapbook 14: "The House of the Vampire, 1907" 1903-1917

Box 4

Scrapbook 15: "Reviews of 'The Vampire' and 'Confessions of a Barbarian,' 1910" 1909-1911

Box 5

Scrapbook 16: "Poetry" 1912-1913

Box 6

Scrapbook 17: "Political V"

Box 14

Scrapbook 18: "Political VIII" 1918

Box 7

Scrapbook 19: "The Fatherland, I"

Box 8

Scrapbook 20: "The Fatherland, II" 1914

Box 9

Scrapbook 21: "Political II" 1914

Box 10

Scrapbook 22: Untitled 1915

Box 11

Scrapbook 23: "Symposium of the Pro-German Propaganda Scandal Exposed by the New York World on August 15, 1915" 1915

Box 12

Scrapbook 24: "Political IV 1914-1918

Box 13

Scrapbook 25: "Political VII" 1916-1918

Box 18

Scrapbook 26: Untitled 1919

Box 18

Scrapbook 27: Untitled 1881-1918

Box 15

Scrapbook 28: "Political IX" 1918-1920

Box 16

Scrapbook 29: "Political Clippings" 1924

Box 17

Scrapbook 30: Untitled 1927-1928

Box 17

Scrapbook 31: Liberty 1927-1931

Scope and Contents note

Contains clippings from Liberty magazine.
Box 17

Scrapbook 32: The Saturday Evening Post 1926-1928