Inventory of the Foto-Willinger collection

Finding aid prepared by Sally DeBauche
Hoover Institution Archives
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Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
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© 1997, 2016


Title: Foto-Willinger collection
Date (inclusive): 1930-1945
Collection Number: XX225
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: German
Physical Description: 17 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder (6.7 linear feet)
Abstract: Photographs depicting scenes of daily life in Germany in the inter-war period and during World War II, including social, cultural, industrial, and agricultural activities. Also includes scenes of Nazi activities and of military operations during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Foto-Willinger collection, [Box no.], 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 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.

Scope and Contents of Collection

The Foto-Willinger collection is comprised of photographs depicting scenes of daily life in Germany in the inter-war period and during World War II. Themes captured in these photographs include social, cultural, industrial, and agricultural activities, as well as various government agencies and programs. The collection also includes scenes of Nazi party activities and of military operations during World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Nationalsozialistische deutsche Arbeiter-Partei--Pictorial works.
Germany--Economic conditions.
Germany.
World War, 1939-1945--Germany.
World War, 1939-1945.

Box/Folder 1 : 1-13

Agriculture

Box/Folder 1 : 14-15

Allied Powers - General

Box/Folder 1 : 16-25

Allied Powers - Bombing

Box/Folder 1 : 26

Allies of the Third Reich - Bulgaria

Box/Folder 1 : 27

Allies of the Third Reich - Finland

Box/Folder 1 : 28

Allies of the Third Reich - Hungary

Box/Folder 1 : 29-30

Allies of the Third Reich - Italy

Box/Folder 1 : 31

Allies of the Third Reich - Japan

Box/Folder 1 : 32

Allies of the Third Reich - Romania

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Allies of the Third Reich - Spain

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Allies of the Third Reich - Yugoslavia

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Altmark Affair

Box/Folder 2 : 4-11

Architecture

Box/Folder 2 : 12-18

Art - General

Box/Folder 2 : 19-21

Art - Nazi paintings

Box/Folder 2 : 22-27

Art - Perfomances, museums, schools, and film

Box/Folder 3 : 1-10

Art - Personalities

Box/Folder 3 : 11

Bartering

Box/Folder 3 : 12-16, Oversize photo file

Berlin - General

Box/Folder 3 : 17-19

Berlin - S-Bahn construction

Box/Folder 3 : 20

Border defenses

Box/Folder 3 : 21-28, 4 : 1-9

Bund Deutscher Mädel Werk Glaube und Schönheit

Box/Folder 4 : 10-11

Child care

Box/Folder 4 : 12-16

Deutsche Arbeitsfront - Schönheit der Arbeit

Box/Folder 4 : 17-18

Deutsches Kulturinstitut in Lissabon

Box/Folder 4 : 19

Dorf Berlin in Holstein

Box/Folder 4 : 20

Ehevermittlung für Kriegsversehrte und Kriegerwitwen

Box/Folder 4 : 21

Elderly

Box/Folder 4 : 22-26

Emigrés

Box/Folder 4 : 27-33

Evacuations

Box/Folder 5 : 1-9

Factories and factory workers

Box/Folder 5 : 10-16

Feldherrnhalle panzer corps

Box/Folder 5 : 17

Feldpost

Box/Folder 5 : 18-20

Folk customs

Box/Folder 5 : 21-23, 6 : 1-5

Front - Eastern

Box/Folder 6 : 6-8

Front - Southern

Box/Folder 6 : 9-15

Front - Western

Box/Folder 6 : 16

Front - Western, Atlantic Wall

Box/Folder 6 : 17

Gardens

Box/Folder 6 : 18

German colonies

Box/Folder 6 : 19-20

Handicrafts - craftsmen

Box/Folder 6 : 21-24

Heavy industry and shipping

Box/Folder 6 : 25-26

Highways and bridges

Box/Folder 6 : 27-30, 7 : 1-9

Hitlerjugend

Box/Folder 7 : 10-15

Homefront

Box/Folder 7 : 16

Immigrants in the Reich

Box/Folder 7 : 17

Journalists

Box/Folder 7 : 18

Kommunistische Partei Deutschlands

Box/Folder 7 : 19-22

Kraft durch Freude

Box/Folder 8 : 1-3

Kriegshilfsdienst

Box/Folder 8 : 4-16, Oversize photo file

Landscapes

Box/Folder 8 : 17-20

Leisure and entertainment

Box/Folder 8 : 21-22, 9 : 1-2

Luftwaffe

Box/Folder 9 : 3-5

Medicine

Box/Folder 9 : 6-10

Munitions factories

Box/Folder 9 : 11-13

Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei

Box/Folder 9 : 14

Nationalsozialistische Fliegerkorps und Deutsche Luftfahrtverband

Box/Folder 9 : 15-16

Nationalsozialistische Fruenschaft

Box/Folder 9 : 17-18

Nationalsozialistische Gemeindeschwester

Box/Folder 9 : 19

Nationalsozialistische Kraftfahrkorps

Box/Folder 9 : 20-21

Nationalsozialistische Volkswohlfahrt

Box/Folder 9 : 22, 10 : 1-4

Nationalsozialistische Volkswohlfahrt Hilfswerk Mutter und Kind

Box/Folder 10 : 5

Occupied territories - General

Box/Folder 10 : 6

Occupied territories - Czechoslovakia

Box/Folder 10 : 7

Occupied territories - Denmark, Greece, and Holland

Box/Folder 10 : 8

Occupied territories - France

Box/Folder 10 : 9-10

Occupied territories - Poland

Box/Folder 10 : 11-14

Occupied territories - Russia

Box/Folder 10 : 15-18

Organisation Todt

Box/Folder 10 : 19-21

People - General

Box/Folder 10 : 22-24, 11 : 1-6

People - General, unidentified

Box/Folder 11 : 7-12

Political and military figures - General

Box/Folder 11 : 13-14

Political and military figures - Adolf Hitler

Box/Folder 11 : 15

Political and military figures - Albert Speer

Box/Folder 11 : 16

Political and military figures - Franz Schuarz

Box/Folder 11 : 17

Political and military figures - Hermann Göring

Box/Folder 11 : 18

Political and military figures - Joseph Goebbels

Box/Folder 11 : 19

Political and military figures - Martin Borman

Box/Folder 11 : 20

Political and military figures - Otto Dietrich

Box/Folder 11 : 21

Political and military figures - Robert Ley

Box/Folder 11 : 22

Preussische Staatsbibliothek

Box/Folder 12 : 1-7

Prisoners of war

Box/Folder 12 : 8-9

Propaganda - Family

Box/Folder 12 : 10

Propaganda - Soldiers

Box/Folder 12 : 11-12

Propaganda - Women

Box/Folder 12 : 13-15

Railroads

Box/Folder 12 : 16

Red Cross

Box/Folder 12 : 17-18

Reicharbeitsdienst

Box/Folder 12 : 19

Reichsbräuteschule

Box/Folder 12 : 20-23

Reichsdeutsch

Box/Folder 12 : 24

Reichskanzlei

Box/Folder 13 : 1

Reichsluftschutzverband

Box/Folder 13 : 2-6

Reichsnährstand

Box/Folder 13 : 7

Reichspost

Box/Folder 13 : 8-9

Religion

Box/Folder 13 : 10-19, 14 : 1-3

Ritterkreuz recipients

Box/Folder 14 : 4

Safety training

Box/Folder 14 : 5-6

Schutzstaffel

Box/Folder 14 : 7

Science and scientists

Box/Folder 14 : 8-9

Seekrieg

Box/Folder 14 : 10

Settlements

Box/Folder 14 : 11-13

Sport

Box/Folder 14 : 14-19, 15 : 1-16

Sturmabteilung

Box/Folder 15 : 17

Universities

Box/Folder 15 : 18

Volkswagen

Box/Folder 15 : 19

Voluntary enlistees

Box/Folder 15 : 20-22

War memorials

Box/Folder 15 : 23, 16 : 1-2

Weaponry

Box/Folder 16 : 3-12, Oversize photo file

Wehrmacht

Box/Folder 16 : 13

Weimar Republic

Box/Folder 16 : 14-16

Women in the war effort

Box/Folder 16 : 17-21, 17 : 1-7

Women working

Box/Folder 17 : 8

Wounded soldiers

Box/Folder 17 : 9

Unidentified