Overview of the Adolph Suehsdorf papers

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Title: Adolph Suehsdorf papers
Date (inclusive): 1943-1945
Collection Number: 80136
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English, Japanese, Burmese, Kachin, and Shan
Physical Description: 1 folder (0.1 linear feet)
Abstract: American propaganda leaflets dropped in Burma during World War II and reports relating to psychological warfare activities. Includes declassified records returned to file after February 2016 release by Hoover.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Suehsdorf, Adolph

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Adolph Suehsdorf papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

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Biographical Note

Forward liaison officer, United States Office of War Information Psychological Warfare Team attached to United States Armed Forces, China-Burma-India Theater.

Scope and Content of Collection

American propaganda leaflets dropped in Burma during World War II and reports relating to psychological warfare activities, some of which detail the process of making the leaflets and how it became more sophisticated as time went on. Includes declassified records returned to file after February 2016 release by Hoover.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Office of War Information.
Propaganda, American--Burma.
World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda.