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Inventory to the Jan Nowak Papers, 1942-1981
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jan Nowak Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1981
    Collection Number: 67035
    Collection Number: 67035
    Creator: Nowak, Jan, 1913-
    Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 14 phonorecords (1.8 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Clandestine radio dispatch transcripts, reports, memoranda and correspondence, relating to conditions in occupied Poland during World War II and to Polish resistance activities. Also includes sound recordings of speeches, radio broadcasts and later commentaries, relating to major events of twentieth-century Polish history. Photocopy.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: Polish and English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Jan Nowak papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Location of Originals

    Originals in possession of: J. Nowak.

    Access Points

    Poles in foreign countries.
    Poland--History--20th century.
    World War, 1939-1945--Poland.
    World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.
    Poland--History--Occupation, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945.
    Poland. Polskie Sily Zbrojne. Armia Krajowa


    Captain, Polish army; underground courier between Warsaw and London, 1943-1945.