Register of the Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers

Finding aid prepared by Michael Herrick
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Title: Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers
Date (inclusive): 1944-1992
Collection Number: 92050
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: Polish and English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes (0.8 Linear Feet)
Abstract: Writings and radio broadcast transcripts relating to the history of radio broadcasting in Poland, and especially to use of radio broadcasting by the Polish resistance movement during World War II. Includes copies of transcripts of radio broadcasts from Warsaw by the Polish resistance during the Warsaw uprising of 1944.
Creator: Kwiatkowski, Maciej Józef
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

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 Library & Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1992.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

Maciej Józef Kwiatkowski (1920-1994) was a historian of Polish radio. He participated in the Warsaw Uprising in 1944 and worked in Polish radio before becoming a professor of history focusing on mass media in Poland in the twentieth century.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings and radio broadcast transcripts relating to the history of radio broadcasting in Poland, and especially to use of radio broadcasting by the Polish resistance movement during World War II.
The collection is about essentially one subject: Polish radio and the Warsaw Uprising. The first part contains transcripts of English and Polish radio broadcasts by the resistance during the uprising. The second part includes manuscripts of Kwiatkowski's own publications about Polish radio and the uprising.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945
Radio broadcasting -- Poland
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland
Warsaw (Poland) -- History -- Uprising, 1944
Polskie Radio

 

Polish Radio Transcripts 1944

box 1, folder 1

August 9-12

box 1, folder 2

August 14-19

box 1, folder 3

August 20-23

box 1, folder 4

August 24-26

box 1, folder 5

August 27-31

box 1, folder 6

September 1, 9

box 1, folder 7

September 11-15

box 1, folder 8

September 16-21

box 1, folder 9

September 22-October 2

box 1, folder 10

Months and days unknown

 

Writings 1980-1992

 

„Tu mówi powstańcza Warszawa" manuscript 1991

box 1, folder 11

Front matter

box 1, folder 12

Akt I

box 1, folder 13

Akt II

box 1, folder 14

Akt III

box 2, folder 1

Akt IV

box 2, folder 2

Final

box 2

„Tu polskie radio Warszawa..." : rozwój i społeczno-polityczna rola radiofonii w Warszawie w latach 1918-1939 manuscript 1980

box 2, folder 3

Miscellaneous writings 1992

Scope and Contents note

Description of his book manuscript, „Tu mówi powstańcza Warszawa" in English and Polish; transcript of eight-page talk, in Polish, delivered in 1992, „Witaj majowa jurzenko: w 201 rocznicę Konstytucji 3 Maja."