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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Otto Wiesinger papers
    Dates: 1915-1984
    Collection Number: 86006
    Creator: Wiesinger, Otto, 1885-1956.
    Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (1.2 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, memoirs, and clippings, relating to the siege of Tsingtao, China, in 1914; Wiesinger's experiences as a Japanese prisoner of war following the siege; social conditions in China during the 1920s; and conditions in Germany during World War II.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: In English German

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to 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

    Literary rights retained by Edith W. Gilbert and Margot W. Smith.
    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Otto Wiesinger papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1986.

    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/Historical Note

    German businessman in China and the United States.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, memoirs, and clippings, relating to the siege of Tsingtao, China, in 1914; Wiesinger's experiences as a Japanese prisoner of war following the siege; social conditions in China during the 1920s; and conditions in Germany during World War II.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--East Asia.
    World War, 1914-1918--Prisoners and prisons.
    Prisoners of war.
    World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
    Germans--China.
    Tsingtao (China) Siege, 1914.
    China--Social conditions.