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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: America First Committee records
    Date (inclusive): 1940-1942
    Collection Number: 42001
    Creator: America First Committee.
    Collection Size: 340 manuscript boxes, 7 oversize boxes, 1 oversize folder, 2 envelopes, 2 motion picture film reels, 1 videotape cassette, 2 film strips, 26 phonorecords (154.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, minutes, reports, studies, financial records, press releases, speeches, newsletters, campaign literature, clippings, photographs, and other audiovisual material, relating to the issue of American neutrality in World War II.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    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 Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], America First Committee records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1942.


    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Access Points

    World War, 1939-1945.
    World War, 1939-1945--United States.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Foreign relations--1933-1945.
    United States--Neutrality.
    Video tapes.