Inventory of the Fight for Freedom Committee records

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Fight for Freedom Committee records
Date (inclusive): 1940-1942
Collection Number: 58027
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 5 manuscript boxes, 1 oversized box (2.0 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, press releases, pamphlets, clippings, and printed matter, relating to interventionist and non-interventionist movements in the United States during World War II, the America First Committee, and the activities of Charles Lindbergh and Herbert Hoover in the non-interventionist movement.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Fight for Freedom Committee.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Fight for Freedom Committee records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1958.

Accruals

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Historical Note

Private organization lobbying for American intervention in World War II.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, memoranda, press releases, pamphlets, clippings, and printed matter, relating to interventionist and non-interventionist movements in the United States during World War II, the America First Committee, and the activities of Charles Lindbergh and Herbert Hoover in the non-interventionist movement.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

America First Committee.
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.
Lindbergh, Charles Augustus, 1902-1974.
United States--Neutrality.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.

Box/Folder 1 : 1

Miscellaneous, 1941

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Press release, 1941

Box/Folder 1 : 3-4

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Contribution lists, 1941

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Correspondence and press releases, 1941

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Correspondence, forms etc., 1941

Box/Folder 1 : 7

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Form letters etc., 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Miscellaneous, 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Propaganda - pamphlets, 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 3

General propaganda, 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 4

Newletters - notices, etc., 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 5

Duplicates, 1941

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Press releases, 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Labels- Rex Stout, 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 3

General information, 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Press releases and correspondence, 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 4

Rex Stout smear, American Forum of the Air, 1941 March 28, 1941

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Miscellaneous publications, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 1

General propaganda, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 2

Fight for Freedom meetings, congresses, notices, agenda, etc., 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 3

General propaganda, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 4

Advertising, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 5

Dr. W. M. Agar, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 6

Herbert Agar, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 7

Workers Defense, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 8

Foreign Division, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 9

Addresses, speeches, articles, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 10

Propaganda 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 11

Labor News Service publications, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 12

Committee lists, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 13

American Unity League, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 14

Union Now, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 15

National Unity League, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 16

Friends of Democracy, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 17

American Youth for Freedom, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 18

Clearing house for youth groups, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 19

Citizens for Victory, 1941

Box/Folder 4 : 20

Associated League for a Declared War, 1941

Box/Folder 5 : 1

Miscellaneous, 1941

Box 6

Oversized posters, magazines, newspapers, etc., 1941