Overview of the Louis Joseph Zake papers

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Overview of the Louis Joseph Zake papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Louis Joseph Zake papers
Dates: 1916-1990
Collection Number: 2006C38
Creator: Zake, Louis Joseph, 1934-
Collection Size: 5 manuscript boxes (2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, notes, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to activities of the Wydzial Narodowy Polski Centralny Komitet Ratunkowy w Ameryce in mobilizing Polish Americans to support relief efforts for Poland during and after World War I and to promote establishment of Polish independence. Includes extensive photocopied records of the Wydzial Narodowy. Used as research material for the book by L. J. Zake, The National Department and the Polish American Community, 1916-1923 (New York, 1990).
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English Polish

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

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Louis Joseph Zake papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2006.

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

American historian.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, notes, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to activities of the Wydzial Narodowy Polski Centralny Komitet Ratunkowy w Ameryce in mobilizing Polish Americans to support relief efforts for Poland during and after World War I and to promote establishment of Polish independence. Includes extensive photocopied records of the Wydzial Narodowy. Used as research material for the book by L. J. Zake, The National Department and the Polish American Community, 1916-1923 (New York, 1990).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Polski Centralny Komitet Ratunkowy w Ameryce. Wydzial Narodowy.
World War, 1914-1918 Poland.
World War, 1914-1918 Civilian relief.
Poles United States.