Printed reminiscences, diary excerpts, propaganda leaflets, and photographs, relating to aerial bombing operations of the 11th Bombardment Group in the Pacific Theater during World War II, and especially to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 and the American bombardment of Iwo Jima in 1944-1945.
Correspondence, newsletters, memoirs, and audiovisual material, relating to activities of the 40th Bomb Group in the China-Burma-India and Pacific Theaters during World War II, and to subsequent activities of veterans of the group. Includes photocopies of histories of other World War II American bomb groups.
Bibliography, writings, letters, and printed matter, relating to activities of the 58th Bomb Wing in the China-Burma-India and Pacific Theaters during World War II, and to postwar activities of its veterans.
Correspondence, consular and financial records, writings, personal documents, printed matter, and photographs, relating to the Russian emigration. Used for a Zarubezhnai͡a Rus' exhibit. Includes some papers of V. K. Abdank-Kossovskiĭ.
Speeches and writings, radio and television broadcast transcripts, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to world politics and to the press. Includes photocopies of drafts of and correspondence relating to the book by E. Abel, The Missile Crisis (1966). Also includes drafts of the book by E. Abel and W. Averell Harriman, Special Envoy to Churchill and Stalin, 1941-1946 (1975); letters and memoranda by Harriman; and photocopies of wartime dispatches to Harriman, all used in writing the book.
Diaries, other writings, and printed matter, relating to sociological theory and world politics. Also includes autobiographical sketches by members of the Nationalsozialistische deutsche Arbeiter-Partei, relating to their reasons for becoming national socialists, collected by T. Abel as research material for his book Why Hitler Came into Power (1938). Also available on microfilm (27 reels).
Serials, clippings, bulletins, and photocopies of speeches and reports, relating to post-World War II German military history, and especially to the West German army. In part, used as research material for the Ph.D. dissertation of D. Abenheim, "A Valid Heritage: The Policy on Military Tradition in the Emergence of the Bundeswehr, 1950-1965" (Stanford University, 1985). Includes drafts of the dissertation.
Correspondence, notes, reports, pamphlets, and other printed matter, relating to political, economic, cultural, and social affairs in Nigeria, and to the campus movement in the United States for divestment from South Africa.
United States government reports, manuals, and other publications; news dispatches; clippings; sound recordings; video tape; and photographs, relating to Somalia, Somali language instruction, American military intervention in Somalia in 1992, and activities of the United States Army 10th Mountain Division in Somalia.
Correspondence, memoranda, reports, speeches, and clippings, relating to legal aspects of administration of the United States Army, and especially to the honor system at the United States Military Academy; and to activities of Radio Liberty and Radio Free Europe in broadcasting to the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.
Sound and video recordings of interviews of Jews in China, relating to the Chinese Jewish community. Used as research material for the doctoral dissertation by Wendy Abraham, The Role of Confucian and Jewish Educational Values in the Assimilation of the Chinese Jews of Kaifeng (Columbia University, 1989). Sound use copies available.
Speeches and writings, correspondence, reports, minutes, bulletins, newsletters, curricular material, other printed matter, and sound recordings, relating to activities of the American Friends Service Committee, international volunteer work camps, conscientious objection during World War II, education in Germany, international educational and cultural exchanges, especially between the United States and East and West Germany, and the Nobel Peace Prize. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Correspondence, speeches, memoranda, minutes, financial records, reports, studies, bulletins, photographs, sound recordings, and video tapes, relating to education in the United States, particularly higher education; education in underdeveloped countries; and the use of communications technology in education.