Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews of leaders of the Sozialistische Einheitspartei Deutschlands and of the Partei des Demokratischen Sozialismus, and of other German political and cultural figures, relating to political conditions in East Germany and in reunified Germany. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Pamphlets, brochures, leaflets, flyers, and other ephemeral printed matter, relating to political, social and environmental issues in Germany, and to German foreign relations and development assistance.
Relates to the circumstances of the liberation of prisoners at Dachau by American troops in 1945, especially to the role of Brigadier General Henning Linden; and to the American military occupation of Austria, 1945-1948.
Affidavits, passport applications, and correspondence, relating to the internment of M. Kolanik during World War II. Includes correspondence of Michael Kolanik, Jr., with American government officials and others, relating to attempts to secure compensation or recognition for the internment of his father.
Relates to detention of ten leading German physicists in Great Britain from May to December 1945. Reports include transcripts of surreptitious sound recordings of conversations among the physicists, relating to German nuclear research during World War II, and to reactions to the use of atomic bombs on Japan.