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Overview of the Emperor William II correspondence
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Emperor William II correspondence
    Dates: 1925
    Collection Number: XX382
    Creator: William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941
    Collection Size: 1 manuscript box, 2 envelopes, l framed photograph (0.7 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Copies of letters from William II, relating to European diplomacy before World War I. Includes an autographed portrait of William II in 1912; photographs of William II in Morocco in 1905, with Theodore Roosevelt in 1910, and with Paul von Hindenburg and Erich Ludendorff during World War I; and curtains from the railroad car of William II.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Emperor William II correspondence, [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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    German emperor and king of Prussia, 1888-1918.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Copies of letters from William II, relating to European diplomacy before World War I. Includes an autographed portrait of William II in 1912; photographs of William II in Morocco in 1905, with Theodore Roosevelt in 1910, and with Paul von Hindenburg and Erich Ludendorff during World War I; and curtains from the railroad car of William II.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Hindenburg, Paul von, 1847-1934--Pictorial works.
    Ludendorff, Erich, 1865-1937--Pictorial works.
    Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919--Pictorial works.
    World War, 1914-1918--Germany.
    Europe--History--1871-1918.
    Germany--Politics and government--1888-1918.