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Register of the Rudolph Altrocchi Papers, 1900-1945
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Rudolph Altrocchi Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1900-1945
    Collection number: 55001
    Creator: Altrocchi, Rudolph, 1882-1953
    Collection Size: 3 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes (1.3 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Correspondence, office diary, reports, speeches, military orders, newspaper clippings, postcards, posters, sheet music, and printed matter, relating to American war propaganda work in Italy and Lyons, France.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Rudolph Altrocchi Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Access Points

    United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
    Propaganda, American.
    World War, 1914-1918.
    World War, 1914-1918--Propaganda.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Armed Forces.

    Biographical Note

    1882, October 31 born, Florence, Italy
    1908 A.B., Harvard
    1914 Ph.d., Harvard
    1918, June-Sept. director of oral propaganda in Italy. American Bureau of Public Information, Rome
    1918-1919 2d lt., Infantry, Liaison Service, A.E.F., Lyons, France
    1915-1927 assistant professor and associate professor of Italian, University of Chicago
    1928-1947 professor of Italian, University of California

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, office diary, reports, speeches, military orders, newspaper clippings, postcards, sheet music, and printed matter, relating to American war propaganda work in Italy and Lyons, France.