Partial Inventory of the E. Thomas Wood Papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: E. Thomas Wood papers
Date (inclusive): 1939-2000
Collection Number: 2000C114
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 14 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box. (6 linear feet)
Abstract: Writings, notes, correspondence, photocopies of government documents, books, other printed matter, photographs, and videotapes, relating to Jan Karski, the resistance movement and Jewish holocaust in Poland during World War II, and Jewish refugees in the Soviet Union. In part, used as research material for the book by E. T. Wood and Stanislaw M. Jankowski, Karski (New York, 1994). Digital copies of selected items also available.
Language of Materials note: In English, German and Polish.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Wood, E. Thomas, 1963-

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. Use copies of some sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material in this collection are available for immediate access. To listen to other sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], E. Thomas Wood papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000.

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

Biographical Note

American historian.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, notes, correspondence, photocopies of government documents, books, other printed matter, photographs, and videotapes, relating to Jan Karski, the resistance movement and Jewish holocaust in Poland during World War II, and Jewish refugees in the Soviet Union. In part, used as research material for the book by E. T. Wood and Stanislaw M. Jankowski, Karski (New York, 1994).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Karski, Jan, 1914-2000
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Refugees.
Video tapes.
World War, 1939-1945--Jews.
World War, 1939-1945--Poland.
World War, 1939-1945--Refugees.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.

Box: 1

Sound recordings 1992-2000

Physical Description: 29 sound cassettes
 

Jan Karski interview 3 October 1993

Access

In English and Polish. Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007256
 

Jan Karski interview 27 February 1992

Access

In English. Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007304
 

Jan Karski interview February 1992

Access

In English. Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007305
 

Jan Karski interview 15-16 June 1992

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007306
 

Jan Karski interview 2 October - 13 December 1992

Access

Parts 1-6 recorded on 2 October 1992; Part 6 recorded on 13 December 1992. Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007309
 

Jan Karski interview 3 October 1992

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007310
 

Jan Karski discussing Wiesel 25-28 February 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007311
 

Jan Karski interview April - 8 May 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007312
 

Jan Karski interview 4 August 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007315
 

Landau interview and other assorted conversations 5 October - 1 December 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007316
 

Media appearances by Jan Karski 26 October - 19 December 1994

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007317

Scope and Contents note

Side A: BBC World Service "Outlook," 19 December 1994. Side B: Karski on VA Radio program, part 2.
 

Jan Karski at the Temple, Nashville, Tennessee 19 April 1996

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007318
 

Radio portrait 24 October 1997

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007319

Scope and Contents note

Sleeve label reads: NDR 4 24 OCT. 1997 18:30-19:00 "FORUM 4' BY THOMAS HESTERMANN ---- SIDE 2: "AM A[?]END VORGESTENT" WDR3 (KOLN), CORNELIA BEOEL
 

National Public Radio obituary for Jan Karski 15 July 2000

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007320
 

Jan Karski featured on Bridges: A Liberal/Conservative Dialogue with Larry Josephson circa 1994-1997

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007321
 

Sound recordings 2 June - 19 August 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007322
 

Jan Karski interview and other material 28 May - 17 September 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007324
 

Jan Karski telephone interview 31 January and 28 March 1993

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0007325
 

Chaim Shapiro interview in Baltimore 18 March 1996

Access

Use copy reference number: 2000c114_a_0010495
Box: 2-15

Rest of collection not yet described