Inventory of the British Ministry of Information Library collection

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Inventory of the British Ministry of Information Library collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: British Ministry of Information Library collection
Dates: 1914-1918
Collection Number: XX231
Collection Size: 57 manuscript boxes. (22.8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Books, pamphlets, and leaflets, relating to World War I. Consists mainly of British propaganda. Collected by the British Ministry of Information Library. Card file drawers at the Hoover Institution Archives itemize publications in this collection.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
Access to audiovisual materials requires at least two weeks advance notice. Audiovisual materials include sound recordings, video recordings, and motion picture film. Hoover staff will determine whether use copies of the materials requested can be made available. Some materials may not be accessible even with advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], British Ministry of Information Library collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

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.

Scope and Content of Collection

Books, pamphlets, and leaflets, relating to World War I. Consists mainly of British propaganda. Collected by the British Ministry of Information Library. Card file drawers at the Hoover Institution Archives itemize publications in this collection.

Arrangement

Items are arranged by language and thereunder alphabetically by main entry (author or title when author is unknown). The container list below correlates the alphabetical lists with the box number.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Propaganda, British.
World War, 1914-1918--Great Britain.
World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda.
Great Britain. Ministry of Information. Library.


 

See card file at the Hoover Institution Archives for itemization of publications in this collection. Items are arranged by language and thereunder alphabetically by main entry (author or title when author is unknown). The list below correlates the alphabetical lists with box number.

Box: 1

Basque

Box: 1

Catalan

Box: 1

Chinese

Box: 1

Danish and Noewegian

Box: 1

A-F

Box: 2

G-L

Box: 3

M-Y

Box: 4-11

Dutch

Box: 4

A-B

Box: 5

C-Duitsche, B

Box: 6

Duitsche, K - G

Box: 7

H-L

Box: 8

M-O

Box: 9

P-Sp

Box: 10

St-To

Box: 11

Tr-Z

Box: 12-34

English

Box: 12

A-Bang

Box: 13

Bank-Beh

Box: 14

Bel-Bev

Box: 15

Bh-Bu

Box: 16

C-Co

Box: 17

Cr-D

Box: 18

E-F

Box: 19

G-Gra

Box: 20

Gre-Hi

Box: 21

Ho-I

Box: 22

J-La

Box: 23

Le-Mac

Box: 24

Man-Mi

Box: 25

Mo-Ne

Box: 26

Ni-O

Box: 27

P-Pr

Box: 28

Pu-Rob

Box: 29

Rog-Sch

Box: 30

Sco-Smi

Box: 31

Smu-Sy

Box: 32

T-V

Box: 33

W-Wa

Box: 34

We-Z

Box: 35

Esperanto

Box: 35-39

French

Box: 35

A-C

Box: 36

D-Gra

Box: 37

Gre-L

Box: 38

M-S

Box: 39

T-W

Box: 39-43

German

Box: 39

A-Be

Box: 40

Bi-Ge

Box: 41

Gr-H

Box: 42

I-N

Box: 43

P-Z

Box: 44-46

Italian

Box: 44

A-D

Box: 45

E-S

Box: 46

T-W

Box: 46

Polish

Box: 46-48

Portuguese

Box: 46

A-B

Box: 47

C-L

Box: 48

M-Z

Box: 48

Romanian

Box: 48

Russian

Box: 49-52

Spanish

Box: 49

A-D

Box: 50

E-L

Box: 51

M-P

Box: 52

R-Z

Box: 52-54

Swedish

Box: 52

A-D

Box: 53

E-S

Box: 54

T-Z

Box: 54

Yiddish

Box: 54-56

Government Documents, Great Britian

Box: 54

A-D

Box: 55

F-G

Box: 56

L-W

Box: 57

Undescribed