Finding Aid of the Charles Boyer French Research Foundation Collection
Finding Aid of the Charles Boyer French Research Foundation CollectionUCLA Library Special Collections
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- France before the war (Box 1).
- France under the German occupation (Boxes 2-8).
- Free French movement (Boxes 9-25).
- France since the liberation (Boxes 26-32).
- French foreign relations (Boxes 33-43).
- Post-war Paris (Boxes 44-45).
- Political events in post-war France (Boxes 46-49).
- War-time newspapers, pamphlets, and tracts (Boxes 50-52).
- Biographies of leading Frenchmen (Box 53).
- Photo collection (Boxes 54-66).
- Memorabilia from WWII (Box 67).
- Clandestine publications circulated in Nazi-occupied France (Boxes 68-71).
France Before the War
Life on the front before the German invasion.
Bombardment of French cities by the Germans.
General operations of the French army.
French military reviews.
Life on the Maginot Line.
French artillery implements.
French alpine troops.
French anti-aircraft companies.
French refugee centers.
Paris prepares for the German attack.
France Under the German Occupation
Paris under the occupation.
Photos. Evacuation of France.
German Proclamations and requisitions.
German occupation of Marseilles.
Social and health conditions in occupied France.
French clergy under the occupation.
Miscellaneous German activities.
Nazi prisons, concentration camps and labor camps.
Nazi repression in France.
Nazi terror in France.
Nazi anti-Semitic programs and political executions.
Photos - Nazi atrocities.
Laws and decrees.
Forced labor activities.
Resistance movement in France.
Workers' resistance to Nazis.
Scuttling of French Fleet at Toulon (November 27, 1942).
The Maquis, General topics.
The Maquis, Training.
Women in the French Resistance.
Sabotage and executions of collaborators.
Resistance activities during the Allied Invasion.
The Free French Movement
Origins and administration.
Publications and announcements.
Free French Army
Training, supplies and administration.
Citations and insignia.
Photos - Cadets.
Photos - Commandoes.
Photos - Women members.
Free French Navy
Forces, leaders and actions.
Photos-Exploits of L'Aconit.
Free French Merchant Marine.
Photos - Free French Merchant Marine.
Free French Air Force
Administration and activities.
Battles in Russia.
Free French Government
Action in Algeria.
Action in Tunisia.
Action in French West Africa.
Action in French Equatorial Africa.
Action in Somaliland.
Action in Madagascar.
Action in Reunion.
Action in Middle East.
Action in the Far East.
Action in Pacific.
Action in Caribbean.
Action in St. Pierre and Miquelon.
Free French Military Operations
Free French and Allied co-operation in the invasion of North Africa.
Free French and Allied troops in North Africa.
Assassination of Admiral Darlan.
Political power struggle between General de Gaulle and General Giraud.
C.F.L.N. (French Committee of National Liberation)
Establishment in North Africa.
Speeches of its members.
Appointment of officials.
Question of the Jews in North Africa.
Question of the Moslems.
Relations with the press and radio.
Question of recognition.
Delegates to the Consultative Assembly.
Laws and decrees (1943-1944).
Free French Government - Foreign Relations
General De Gaulle - Activities and Speeches
Photos - General De Gaulle.
Pre-Invasion activities of Free French and Allies.
Invasion of Southern France.
Liberation of Paris.
Photos - Liberation of Northern France.
Photos - Liberation of Eastern and Southern France.
Free French and Allied cooperation in the Invasion.
Photos-Liberation of Paris.
France Since the Liberation (1944-1950)
Administration of France.
Activities of the French Army.
Activities of the French Air Force and Navy.
October 1944-December 1947.
January 1948-December 1950.
Reconstruction in France.
Questions concerning reparation.
French clergy following the Liberation.
Condition of Industry.
Miscellaneous brochures on French industries.
Miscellaneous social questions.
French Foreign Relations (1944-1950)
U.S.S.R. and China.
Other European and Western Hemisphere nations.
Syria and Libya.
French Equatorial Africa.
French West Africa.
French insular possessions.
French relations with her colonial possessions. General questions.
French foreign policy (September 1944-December 1945).
San Francisco Conference.
French Foreign Policy
Life in the city.
Theatre and cinema.
Political Events in Post-War France
Activities of political parties (1944-1945).
Laws and decrees (1944).
Laws and decrees (1945).
Political trails (1943-1949).
Trail of Petain.
Trail of Laval.
Political activities (1946).
Laws and decrees (1946).
Political activities (1947).
Political activities (1948).
War-time Newspapers, Pamphlets and Tracts
Free French newspapers.
Free French Pamphlets and tracts.
Nazi propaganda. Anti-U.S., England and Russia.
Nazi propaganda. Anti-Semite.
Nazi propaganda. Anti-communist.
Miscellaneous Nazi propaganda.
Photo Collection. Miscellaneous French Scenes (ca. 1930-1950)
Ile de France.
Languedoc and Provence.
French Equatorial Africa.
Madagascar and Reunion.
French Pacific colonies.
French Caribbean colonies.
St. Pierre and Miquelon.
Syria and Libya.
Montmartre and Montoarnasse.
Churches and monuments.
Movies and theatre.
Art and Music.
Photos. French Research Foundation.
Memorabilia from World War II
Includes medals, epaulets, hats, scarves etc.
Biographies of leading Frenchmen (ca. 1940-1950).
Clandestine publications circulated in Nazi-occupied France
Computer printout of listing of monographs in the Boyer collection.