Inventory of the Clark University Library collection

Finding aid prepared by Savannah Pham
Hoover Institution Archives
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Title: Clark University Library collection
Date (inclusive): 1914-1920
Collection Number: XX666
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Pamphlets, leaflets, newspaper articles, proclamations, letters, and miscellaneous propaganda forms, relating to American neutrality and subsequent participation in World War I. Includes proofs of war loan appeals, and German progaganda banners. Collected by Clark University Library.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Clark Univeristy (Worcester, Mass.) Library

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Clark University Library collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

Accruals

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 catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Historical Note

Clark University is a private American university and liberal arts college founded in Worcester, Massachussetts in 1887. It is the oldest educational institution founded as an all-graduate university in the United States. Clark College opened for undergraduates in 1902 and was managed independently from Clark University until 1920.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Clark University Library collection contains pamphlets, leaflets, newspaper articles, proclamations, letters, memorabilia, and various propaganda forms relating to American neutrality and subsequent participation in World War I. The collection also includes proofs of war loan appeals and German progaganda banners. These materials were collected by Clark University Library.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Clark University (Worcester, Mass.) Library.
Propaganda, American.
Propaganda, German.
United States--Neutrality.
World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda.
World War, 1914-1918--United States.

 

Correspondence, 1914-1922

Scope and Contents note

The large majority of correspondence within this collection was sent to Louis Wilson, the librarian of Clark University.
 

Received by Louis Wilson, 1914-1920

Box/Folder 1 : 1

1914

Box/Folder 1 : 2

1915

Box/Folder 1 : 3

1916

Box/Folder 1 : 4

1917

Box/Folder 1 : 5

1918-1920

 

Sent, 1914-1922

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Allies Relief Committee, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 7

American Association of Advertising Agencies, 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 8

The American Central Committee for Russian Relief, undated

Box/Folder 1 : 9

American Committee of the French Heroes Fund, 1917

Box/Folder 1 : 10

American Legion, undated

Box/Folder 1 : 11

The American Rights League, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 12

American Truth Society, undated

Box/Folder 1 : 13

Atlantic Union, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 14

Books and periodicals, 1914-1916

Box/Folder 1 : 15

The British Imperial Relief Fund, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 16

Chamber of German-American Commerce, Inc., 1915

Box/Folder 1 : 17

Clark College Ambulance Unit, 1917

Box/Folder 1 : 18

Committee on University and College Resources, 1917

Box/Folder 1 : 19

Department of Labor, 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 20

Department of State, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 21

Federal Trade Commission, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 22

The Fighting Fourth Liberty Loan, undated

Box/Folder 1 : 23

French Heroes Lafayette Memorial Fund, Inc., 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 24

General Relief Committee, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 25

Hydrographic Department, 1916

Box/Folder 1 : 26

Librairie Terquom, 1914-1915

Box/Folder 1 : 27

Library of Congress, 1915

Box/Folder 1 : 28

The Loyal Coalition, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 29

Military enrollment, 1917

Box/Folder 1 : 30

National Allied Relief Committee, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 31

Office of the Insurance Officer, 1919

Box/Folder 1 : 32

Ordnance Department, U.S. Army, 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 33

Organization of American Women for Strict Neutrality, 1915

Box/Folder 1 : 34

Park Trust Company, 1917

Box/Folder 1 : 35

Permanent Blind Relief War Fund, 1916, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 36

The Red Cross, 1918

Box/Folder 1 : 37

Refugees in Paris Fund, undated

Box/Folder 1 : 38

Russian Information Bureau, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 39

Russian relief, 1916-1922

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Society of the Ten Allies, 1916

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Soviet Russia Medical Relief Committee, 1920

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Viernick's, The American Monthly "Feed and Clothe Germany" Department, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 4

War Department, 1916, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 5

The War Relief Clearing House, 1914-1915

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Wilson, Louis, 1917

Box/Folder 2 : 7

The World's Court League, Inc., 1916

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Clark University files, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 9

Maps, undated

 

Memorabilia, 1911-1920

Box/Folder 5 : 1

Bookmarks, undated

Scope and Contents note

This folder contains a variety of silk "bookmarks" in plastic cases.
Box/Folder 2 : 10

Belgian tags, 1916

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Blank journal, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Boston City Club card, 1919

Box/Folder 2 : 13

Brooch, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 14

Calendar of the Little House of Saint-Pantaleon, 1920

Box/Folder 2 : 15

The Canadian Patriotic Fund buttons, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 16

Certificate, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 17

Certificate of enrollment, U.S. Shipyard Volunteers, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 18

Dr. Blakeslee's History seminar, 1917

Box/Folder 2 : 19

Italian Flag tag, 1919

Box/Folder 2 : 20

National Flag of China Republic, 1911

Box/Folder 2 : 21

Patriotic Fund supporter tags, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 22

Post cards, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 23

Red Cross Benefit theatre ticket, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 24

Save a Soldier Fund, 1917

Box/Folder 2 : 25

Shipyard Volunteer pin, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 26

Stamps, undated

Box/Folder 2 : 27

United States Government thrift card, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 28

War Chest tags, 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 29

Worcester pin, undated

 

Photographs, 1917

Box/Folder 2 : 30

Clark University Ambulance Unit, 1917

 

Printed Matter, 1914-1920

 

Pamphlets, 1914-1920

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Above the Battle, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 2

And He Wore on His Coat a Red Cross Button, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Appeal of the Royal Hungarian Francis Joseph University to the Universities of the Civilized World, 1920

Box/Folder 3 : 4

The Atlantic Unit, 1915

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Ayesha von Kapitanleutnant v. Mucke, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Books Definitely Bearing on the Nations Involved in the European War, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 7

Books of Current Interest, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 8

Books of the Hour in the Wanamaker Book Store, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 9

Brockton Public Library Quarterly Bulletin, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 10

Bull, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 11

'Bull' the Financial Proposition, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 12

C.A.F. KAHLBAUM, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 13

The Call to Raise a War Fund of $100,000,000, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 14

Carry On!, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 15

Cecil Fanning the Celebrated Baritone, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 16

A Challenge to Christians in the Churches of America, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 17

The Church of the Unity, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 18

Deutsche Kriegs-Literatur, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 19

The Devil Has Resigned, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 20

A Directory of the World Alliance for Promoting International Friendship Through the Churches, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 21

The Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 22

Europe and War, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 23

The European War: Some Interesting and Timely MacMillan Books, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 24

Eyewitness Picture of Scenes in Belgium and Northern France, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 25

Facts about Liberty Bonds, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 26

Five Little Pigs and How Four Made Money for Farm Girls and Boys, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 27

For Strong, Brave Men Only, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 28

He Bought a Bond and Gave His Life, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 29

How the Soldier Keeps His Nerve, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 30

Hymns and Prayers for Our Country, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 31

An Invitation to Membership in a World Organization, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 32

La Guerre, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 33

Last Will and Testament of the Kaiser, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 34

Law Must Replace War, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 35

League to Enforce Peace, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 36

Lyceum Alpinum, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 37

The Massachussetts Peace Society, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 38

The Measure of Victory, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 39

New Books of Special Importance, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 40

A New Era in Human History, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 41

New Lectures Historical, Educational, Sociological, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 42

The New Warfare in the Clouds, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 43

The New World, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 44

The Night Before Birth, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 45

Official Documents Referring to the Circumstances That Led Up to the War, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 46

Opere Pubblicate in Italia Sulla Guerra Mundiale 1914-1915, 1915

Box/Folder 3 : 47

Our Foreign and Home Relations in Trade Before and After the War, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 48

People Not Awake to the Real Seriousness of this War, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 49

Pilgrim Congregational Church, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 50

Poland, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 51

Preparedness, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 52

Reading List on Great European War, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 53

Repatriation Summary of Assistance and Benefits, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 54

Ride to Berlin with the Canadian Mounted Rifles, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 55

Selected Books on the European War, 1914

Box/Folder 3 : 56

The Society of Nations Versus Germany in the Case of Captain Fryatt, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 57

The Story of the Red Triangle, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 58

Ten Allies Costume Ball, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 59

Timely Topics. Taking in Another Hole in the Muzzle Strap, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 60

Timely Works of Direct and Related Interest on the European Situation, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 61

To Arms, Citizens!, undated

Box/Folder 3 : 62

To the President of the United States of America, Mr. Woodrow Wilson, Washington, 1916

Box/Folder 3 : 63

United States Government War Exposition, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 64

Until Next Harvest, 1918

Box/Folder 3 : 65

Vues de Camps de Prisonniers, 1917

Box/Folder 3 : 66

War Books, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 1

War Camp Community Service Song Sheet, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 2

We Suggest, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 3

What Australia Is Doing for Her Returned Soldiers, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 4

What the Red Cross Is Going to Do, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 5

What Women Can Do in the War, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 6

Why the American Red Cross Needs a $100,000,000 War Fund at Once, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 7

Winning the War, undated

Box/Folder 4 : 8

Words without Deeds, 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 9

Zimmerman and Forshay, Members of the New York Stock Exchange, 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 10

$50,000,000 Imperial Russian Government External Loan, 1916

 

Posters, 1917

Box/Folder 4 : 11

"Take a Hand in Upbuilding the Nation's Defenses and Be an American!," 1917

 

Newspapers, 1917-1918

Box/Folder 5 : 2

Clark University Library WWI poster collection, 1918

Box/Folder 5 : 3-4

General U.S. articles, 1917

Box/Folder 5 : 5

War Production Club--Canada, 1917

Box/Folder 5 : 6

War posters reproduced, 1917-1918

Box/Folder 5 : 7-8

Liberty loan advertisements, 1917

Box/Folder 5 : 9

Comic pictures, 1916-1917

Box/Folder 5 : 10

Victory loans--Canada, 1917

Box/Folder 5 : 11

The New York Herald, 1918

 

The New York Times, 1918

 

The New York Times Review of Books, 1918

 

"United War Work Campaign," 1918

 

Newspaper clippings, 1915-1918

Box/Folder 4 : 12

"Dr. Eliot Wants a Long Lasting Alliance," 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 13

"Harvard Making a Great Collection of War Literature," 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 14

"French Relief Work Continued," 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 15

"The Salle Des Rois at Rhems," 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 16

Stewardson, Langdon, "Break Relations with Germany," 1915

Box/Folder 4 : 17

Stewardson, Langdon, "Things Worse than War," 1915

Box/Folder 4 : 18

"War Helps as Well as Harms," 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 19

"Wilson Replies to Hertling and Czernin," 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 20

"Wilson's Reply to Teutons," 1918

 

Leaflets, 1914-1918

Box/Folder 4 : 21

"Avviso!," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 22

"Preparedness," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 23

"Davison Plans Big Campaign for Red Cross," 1917

Box/Folder 4 : 24

"France-Amerique," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 25

"L'Ecureuil," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 26

Liberty Loan publications, 1917

Box/Folder 4 : 27

"The Little Citizens of Nancy," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 28

"New 'National' Review to Deal with 'America,'" undated

Box/Folder 4 : 29

"Reparto Censura Militare Posta Estera," 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 30

"The Societe des Concerts du Conservatoire," 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 31

"To the People and Press of America," 1914

 

Miscellaneous, 1915-1919

Box/Folder 4 : 32

American Committee for Armenian and Syrian Relief, 1916

Box/Folder 4 : 33

"The Case of Belgium: Summary of the Secret Documents," undated

Box/Folder 4 : 34

The Corporation Trust Company, 1918

Box/Folder 4 : 35

"Liberty Loan Publicity Bureau Press Releases," 1917

Box/Folder 4 : 36

"Paraissant tous les Dimanches," 1915

Box/Folder 4 : 37

The Spur Weekly, 1919

Box/Folder 4 : 38

Miscellaneous, 1916