Preliminary Inventory of the Georg Nicolaus Knauer Papers

Prepared by Georg Nicolaus Knauer
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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© 2003
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Preliminary Inventory of the Georg Nicolaus Knauer Papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Prepared by:
Georg Nicolaus Knauer
Date Completed:
2001
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© 2003 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georg Nicolaus Knauer papers,
Date (inclusive): 1953-2001
Collection number: 83009
Creator: Knauer, Georg Nicolaus
Extent: 24 manuscript boxes (10 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, and Peace
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, notes, reports, press releases, newsletters, bulletins, and printed matter, relating to higher education and student radicalism in West Germany, especially at the Freie Universität Berlin, and to the organization and activities of the Notgemeinschaft für eine freie Universität and the Bund Freiheit der Wissenschaft.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: German.

Administrative Information

Access

Boxes 13-21 and 24 closed until 2021 March 5.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Georg Nicolaus Knauer Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired.

Accruals

Increments may have been received since this finding aid was prepared. Please check Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat  to find the full extent of the collection.

Biographical Note

German classical philologist; professor, Freie Universität Berlin, 1954-1974.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, notes, reports, press releases, newsletters, bulletins, and printed matter, relating to higher education and student radicalism in West Germany, especially at the Freie Universität Berlin, and to the organization and activities of the Notgemeinschaft für eine freie Universität and the Bund Freiheit der Wissenschaft.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Freie Universität Berlin.
Notgemeinschaft für eine freie Universität (Berlin, Germany)
Education.
Education--Germany (West)
Radicalism--Germany (West)
Universities and colleges--Germany (West)
Germany.
Conservatism.
Bund Freiheit der Wissenschaft.


Container List

Box 1

Notgemeinschaft publications, #1-120.

Scope and Content Note

Includes press releases of the Notgemeinschaft, and slides of the Berlin Office
Box 2

Notgemeinschaft publications, #121-339.

Scope and Content Note

Includes press releases of the Notgemeinschaft
Box 3

Notgemeinschaft publications, 1975-1977 (incomplete).

Scope and Content Note

Includes material from after 1975 January 1 [Georg N. Knauer's move to Philadelphia]
Box 4

Notgemeinschaft publications (incomplete), 1974 November 1 - 1981 December 1, but including #151-249

Box 5

Notgemeinschaft publications, #1-149 [press releases not included]

Box 6

Notgemeinschaft publications, 1977-1980.

Scope and Content Note

Also material relating to Eberhard Lämmert, 1976; Hanns-Martin Schleyer, 1977; Georg Picht, Helmut Becker; and various other material, such as clippings, 1979
Box 7

Press clippings

Box 8

Material relating to Berlin, 1974; Bremen; Bund Freiheit der Wissenschaft

Box 9-12

Various publications, off prints, clippings, etc., relating to Alexander Schwan, Wilhelm Hennis, René Ahlberg, Ernst Nolte, Ernst Fraenkel, Richard Loewenthal

Box 13-21

CLOSED

Box 22

Notgemeinschaft publications, ca. 1972-1976 and 1986-1989 (incomplete, in disorder).

Scope and Content Note

Includes duplicates
Box 23

Notgemeinschaft publications (duplicates); material relating to the Bund Freiheit der Wissenschaft; the ICUE (International Council on the University Emergency); the "Hochschule in der Demokratie," 1964?; the "Kritische Universität (Berlin); Georg N. Knauer ( Minerva); "Gutachten Borinski-Knauer"

Box 24

CLOSED