Inventory of the Fight for Freedom Committee records

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Library and Archives Staff
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Title: Fight for Freedom Committee records
Date (inclusive): 1940-1942
Collection Number: 58027
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and 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.
Creator: Fight for Freedom Committee
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 1958.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Fight for Freedom Committee records, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

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

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

box 1, folder 1

Miscellaneous 1941

box 1, folder 2

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Press release 1941

box 1, folder 3-4

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Contribution lists 1941

box 1, folder 5

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Correspondence and press releases 1941

box 1, folder 6

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

box 1, folder 7

Fight for Freedom Inc. - Form letters etc. 1941

box 2, folder 1

Miscellaneous 1941

box 2, folder 2

Propaganda - pamphlets 1941

box 2, folder 3

General propaganda 1941

box 2, folder 4

Newletters - notices, etc. 1941

box 2, folder 5

Duplicates 1941

box 2, folder 6

Press releases 1941

box 3, folder 1

Labels- Rex Stout 1941

box 3, folder 3

General information 1941

box 3, folder 3

Press releases and correspondence 1941

box 3, folder 4

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

box 3, folder 5

Miscellaneous publications 1941

box 4, folder 1

General propaganda 1941

box 4, folder 2

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

box 4, folder 3

General propaganda 1941

box 4, folder 4

Advertising 1941

box 4, folder 5

Dr. W. M. Agar 1941

box 4, folder 6

Herbert Agar 1941

box 4, folder 7

Workers Defense 1941

box 4, folder 8

Foreign Division 1941

box 4, folder 9

Addresses, speeches, articles 1941

box 4, folder 10

Propaganda 1941

box 4, folder 11

Labor News Service publications 1941

box 4, folder 12

Committee lists 1941

box 4, folder 13

American Unity League 1941

box 4, folder 14

Union Now 1941

box 4, folder 15

National Unity League 1941

box 4, folder 16

Friends of Democracy 1941

box 4, folder 17

American Youth for Freedom 1941

box 4, folder 18

Clearing house for youth groups 1941

box 4, folder 19

Citizens for Victory 1941

box 4, folder 20

Associated League for a Declared War 1941

box 5, folder 1

Miscellaneous 1941

box 6

Oversized posters, magazines, newspapers, etc. 1941