Title: Karl H. Von Wiegand Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1911-1961
Collection Number: 75092
Von Wiegand, Karl H.
83 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 43 envelopes, memorabilia
(39.2 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, dispatches, writings, photographs, clippings, and printed matter, relating to European diplomacy and German
politics between the world wars, the
Sino-Japanese War, the European Theater in World War II, the Cold War, the postwar Middle
Eastern situation, and American foreign policy.
Collection open for research.
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[Identification of item], Karl H. Von Wiegand Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1975.
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Sino-Japanese Conflict, 1937-1945
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western
Germany--Politics and government--20th century
United States--Foreign relations
|1874, September 11
||Born, Hessen, Germany
||Immigrated with family to the United States, settled in Iowa
||Naturalized as American citizen
||Telegraph operator, Western Union, Chicago
San Francisco Examiner
||Manager, Western Division Office, Associated Press, San Francisco
||Correspondent, United Press Foreign staff, Berlin
||Interview with Admiral Tirpitz concerning German plans for submarine warfare
|1915, April 11
||Interview with Pope Benedict XV concerning effort for peace
New York World
||Foreign correspondent, Hearst Newspapers
Graf Zeppelin, first trans-Atlantic flight
Graf Zeppelin, first flight around the world
Hindenburg, trans-Atlantic flight
||Interview with Adolf Hitler concerning German view of the United States
||Interned by the Japanese
||Died, Zuerich, Switzerland