Reproduction of books, pamphlets, and Internet correspondence and publications, issued by the Polish publishing house Wydawnictwo Podziemne between 2007 and 2017, relating to political conditions in Poland.
Photocopies of Polish government and communist party documents, minutes, bulletins, reports, circulated material, and printed matter, relating to political conditions and secret service activities in Poland during the communist era.
Directives, memoranda, and reports, relating to internal security procedures and practices in Poland. Used as research material for the Instytut Pamiȩci Narodowej--Komisja Ścigania Zbrodni przeciwko Narodowi Polskiemu documentary publication Ksiȩga bezprawia (Warsaw, 2011) edited by Bogusław Kopka.
Video recordings of interviews of Polish survivors of forced labor camps in the Soviet Union, relating to deportations from Poland during World War II and to conditions in Soviet forced labor camps. Includes some copies of textual documents. Interviews conducted by the Kresy-Siberia Foundation.
Sound recordings of interviews of former Radio Free Europe Polish Service employees, relating to Radio Free Europe broadcasts to Poland. Also includes selected Radio Free Europe broadcast recordings. Digital version also available.
Memoirs, other writings, notes, correspondence, personal documents, printed matter, photographs, audiotapes, and videotape interviews, relating to conditions in Poland during World War II, postwar Polish foreign policy, Polish-American relations, and post-1981 political conditions in Poland. Video use copies of videotape available.
Relates to Polish military activities during and after World War II, during the period from 1939 to 1968. Filmed from Polish governmental and military records in the Centralne Archiwum Wojskowe, Warsaw, Poland.
Video tapes and transcripts of interviews of Polish intellectuals, relating to intellectual life and cultural conditions in Poland. Portions of the interviews were broadcast on Polish television, and portions were published in Rozmowy na koniec wieku (Kraków, 1997-2001).
Correspondence, minutes, membership lists, financial records, and photographs, relating to efforts to promote nongovernmental Polish-American contacts, to support charitable causes in Poland, and to influence American governmental policy toward Poland.
Finished English and Polish videotape versions, raw videotape footage, and transcripts, relating to the role of the Roman Catholic Church in Polish society and politics. Produced by Bohdan W. Oppenheim. Polish version entitled Polski Krzyz.
Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews of Polish and Czech politicians and business and labor leaders, relating to political and economic conditions, and to privatization, in Poland and the Czech Republic.
Statistical data resulting from various public opinion surveys carried out by social science and public opinion research institutions in Poland, relating to Polish public opinion regarding political, social and economic conditions in Poland. Includes hard copies of explanatory material concerning some survey data, and of some publications based on survey data.
Relates to relief work in China, Polish refugees and relief needs during World War II, Polish relations with the United States and the Soviet Union, and postwar prospects for Poland. Letters addressed to the Polish foreign minister August Zaleski.
Sound recordings of plenary sessions and sessions of the presidium of the Komisja Krajowa, plenary sessions of the Krajowy Zjazd Delegatów, sessions of various regional congresses and local branches, sessions of various workers' self-management committees, and negotiation sessions with government representatives, relating to labor, economic and political conditions in Poland. Digital use copies of selected items also available.
Relates to Polish deportees and prisoners in the Soviet Union during World War II. Produced by Józef Ge̜bski. Includes variant versions of the video tape, including one with English subtitles, and still photographs used in the production.
Memoirs, bulletins, and other printed matter, relating to political persecution in Poland during the period from 1939 to 1953. Consists primarily of memoirs submitted in response to a competition sponsored by the committee.