Overview of the Wolfgang Janisch papers

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Wolfgang Janisch papers
Date (inclusive): 1947-2008
Collection Number: 2000C90
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: German
Physical Description: 20 manuscript boxes, 13 oversize boxes, 2 cubic foot boxes, 4 linear feet (19.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Memoirs, photographic collages, other photographs, postcards, correspondence, police reports, printed matter, sound recordings, video tapes, and memorabilia, relating to political dissent and the peace movement in East Germany.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Janisch, Wolfgang, 1940-

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wolfgang Janisch papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2000.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

East German artist and peace activist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Memoirs, photographic collages, other photographs, postcards, correspondence, police reports, printed matter, sound recordings, video tapes, and memorabilia, relating to political dissent and the peace movement in East Germany.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Art--Germany (East)
Civil rights--Germany (East)
Dissenters--Germany (East)
Peace.
Phonotapes.
Video tapes.