Register of the Antoni Wincenty Kwiatkowski Papers, 1917-1969

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Title: Antoni Wincenty Kwiatkowski Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1917-1969
Collection Number: 71013
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Mainly in Polish and Russian.
Physical Description: 45 manuscript boxes, 42 card file boxes, 1 scrapbook, 2 oversize packages, 5 envelopes (37.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, research and reference notes, clippings, and photographs, relating to Marxism-Leninism, dialectical and historical materialism, communism and religion, and the Communist International. Includes an autobiography and biography.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Kwiatkowski, Antoni Wincenty, 1890-1970

Access

Collection open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Antoni Wincenty Kwiatkowski Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Biographical/Historical Note

Polish political scientist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, correspondence, reports, memoranda, research and reference notes, clippings, and photographs, relating to Marxism-Leninism, dialectical and historical materialism, communism and religion, and the Communist International. Includes an autobiography and biography.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Communist International.
Communism and religion.
Communism.
Dialectical materialism.
Poland.

 

GENERAL WRITINGS AND RESEARCH FILE.

Note: Boxes 1-29

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence, manuscripts of writings, research reports, notes, clippings, and printed matter, relating to A.W. Kwiatkowski's research interests, arranged as listed.
 

GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH FILE ON COMMUNISM.

Note: Boxes 30-36

Scope and Contents note

Research notes, bibliographies, and printed matter pertaining to communism, arranged by country.
 

INDEXED RESEARCH FILE.

Note: Boxes 37-44

Scope and Contents note

Research notes, bibliographies, and reports that have been coded and indexed on cards. The card indexes are located in containers 43 and 44.
 

NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS.

Note: Boxes 45-47

Scope and Contents note

Newspaper clippings, arranged by subject and country, as listed.
 

OVERSIZE.

Note: Boxes 48-50.

Scope and Contents note

Maps, charts, diagrams, and other oversize material.
 

PHOTOGRAPHS.

Note

119 photos and 19 glass plates / 5 envelopes
 

GENERAL WRITINGS AND RESEARCH FILE.

Box: 1

Typewritten autobiography of A. Kwiatkowski

 

Typewritten biography of A. Kwiatkowski

 

A. Kwiatkowski's personal billfold containing address books, passports, personal photographs and other identification

Box: 2

Miscellaneous correspondence file

Box: 3

Typewritten manuscript entitled Dwa Obozy (Two Camps), by A.K. Senegoid, with research and reference notes, 1946

Box: 4

Typewritten manuscript by A. Perite dealing with bolshevism

 

Typewritten manuscript entitled Strategy and Tactics of Marxism-Leninism by A. Key and J. Starkey, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski. London, 1950.

 

Typewritten manuscript entitled The Marxist-Leninist Principles introduced into the Charter of the United Nations Organization, by A. Key and J. Starkey, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski. London. 1950.

 

Typewritten manuscript in Russian entitled Communism, Sovietism, or Bolshevism, by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski). London, 1957.

 

Typewritten manuscript in German entitled An Essay on the Methodological Evaluation of Bolshevism, by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski).

 

Typewritten manuscripts in Russian entitled Kriticheskie zametki k postanovleniiam Kongressa za prava i svobodu v Rossii (Critical notes on the Resolutions of the Congress for Rights and Freedom in Russia), by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski). London, 1957.

 

Typewritten manuscript in Polish entitled Struktura Markso-Leninowskiej idei Kommunistycznej w Kwestji `Zimnej Wojny' (Structure of Marxist-Leninist Ideas of Communism in the Question of the `Cold War' ), by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski). London, 1952.

Box: 5

Typewritten manuscript in Polish, with photographs attached, entitled Infiltracja psychosferyczna Triady Marko-Leninskiego Bolshewizmu swiatowego w Polsce w Okresie, (Psychological Infiltration of World Marxist-Leninist-Bolshevista Triad in Poland During by A. Kwiatkowski. 1931-39),

Box: 6

Several typewritten manuscripts by A. Starodworski, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski, with the following titles:

 

Essence and Character of Marxist-Leninist Bolshevism.

 

Struktura i Tajemnice Centralnej Organizacji Bolshewizmu Markso-Leninwoskiego (The Structure and Secrecy of Central Organizations of Marxist-Leninist Bolshevism).

Box: 7

Istota Organizacji Bolshevizmu (The Substance of Bolshevist Organization).

 

Sofistyka jej Historja i Formy (also, a handwritten copy) (Sophyistry and its Forms in History).

 

Politika Miedzynarodowa i Polska a Rola Kominternu (International Politics and Poland and the Role of the Comintern). Calimanesti, 1939.

 

Uzasadnienie Charakteru i Waloru Sekciarskiego Czasopisma Amerykanskiego `Droga Wiery' (Description of the Character and Value of the American Sectarian Magazine Road of Faith).

Box: 8

Swiatowa Ekspansja Bolshevizmu w Swietle Teorii i Akcji Psychosferycznej - Studium Socjalno-Polityczne (World Expansion of Bolshevism in the Light of Psychostatic Theory and Action - Politico-Social Studies).

 

Obowiazujaca moc zasad (The Binding Force of Principles).

 

Istota i Charakter Struktury Centralnego Mozgu i Duszy - Triady Bolshewizmu Swiatowego (The Substance and Character of the Central Brain and Soul of the Triad of World Bolshevism).

 

Typewritten manuscript of A. Starodworski's review of and comments on Dr. Stephan Mekarski's article, published in the Instytut Badania Zagadnien Krajowych Newsletter (London, entitled Zagrozenie Kultury Polskiej w Kraju (Danger to Polish Culture in the Country). 1953),

Box: 9

Typewritten and handwritten manuscripts by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski) concerning religion and Marx and Engels, with annotations.

 

Typewritten and handwritten research notes and clippings concerning religion and Marx, Engels, and Lenin.

Box: 10

Typewritten manuscript entitled Modus Penetrationis Bolscevismi in Societatem Catholicam.

Note: 2 vols.
 

Typewritten manuscript entitled Anders W. Wspomnienia z lat (Anders W., Reminiscences for the years 1939-1946 1939-1946).

Box: 11

Typewritten and handwritten notes dealing with religion and communism.

 

Booklet entitled Atheizm, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski.

 

Research notes and clippings relating to propaganda and atheism.

 

Handwritten research notes concerning the topic of Lenin and World-splitting.

 

Typewritten manuscript and reference notes by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski) dealing with critical research on elements of dialectical and historical materialism brought out in addresses of Nikita S. Khruschev to other world leaders. London, 1959.

 

Typewritten manuscript entitled K Voprosu Sryva Diplomaticheskikh Otnoshenii Mezhdu Soedinennymi Shtatami Ameriki i SSSR (The Question of a Break in Diplomatic Relations Between the USA and the USSR), by P. Miliutin.

 

Typewritten manuscript entitled Is Marxism-Leninism Scientific? by Z. Starkiewicz. London, 1950.

Box: 12

Typewritten manuscript entitled 3 Podstawowe Prawa Djalektyki (The 3 Fundamental Laws of Dialectics), concerning Lenin and dialectical materialism.

 

Typewritten list of terms and sources pertaining to the three fundamental laws of Marxist-Leninist dialectics.

Box: 13-14

Typewritten and handwritten reports and notes by A. Kwiatkowski dealing with psychology, logic, philosophy, and scientific principles of dialectical materialism and Marxism-Leninism.

Box: 15

Typewritten and handwritten reports and notes by A. Kwiatkowski dealing with psychology, logic, philosophy, and scientific principles of dialectical materialsim and Marxism-Leninism.

 

Typewritten essay in German entitled Zur Konzeption der Kybernetik im dialektischen Materialismus, by Helmut Dahm.

 

Typewritten essay criticizing Marxism-Leninism by P. Miliutin.

Box: 16

Typewritten reports and reference notes under the heading Analiza Pochodzeniia Charakteru i Znaczenia Kategoryj Markso-Leninowskiego Systemu Poznania (Analysis of the Background, Character, and Meaning of the Categories of Marxist-Leninist Theory of Knowledge).

 

Typewritten and handwritten reports and notes dealing with Marxism-Leninism in higher education.

Box: 17

Research notes on Lenin.

 

Typewritten and handwritten notes dealing with A. Kwiatkowski's studies of the Comintern.

Box: 18

Research notes and clippings pertaining to Catholicism and the Polish people, 1917-1953.

 

Typewritten and handwritten notes, clippings, and other miscellaneous items concerning the teachings of Lenin, Stalin, and Khruschev on peaceful coexistence.

Box: 19

Several manuscripts by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski) dealing with the problem of peaceful coexistence and Marxism-Leninism.

 

Typewritten manuscript entitled Marxist-Leninist Peace, War, and Treaties, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski. London, 1950.

 

Handwritten article in Russian entitled Communism or Bolshevism, by A. Anemels (alias for A. Kwiatkowski). London, 1957.

 

Booklet in Polish entitled Philosophy of Bolshevism, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski. 1946.

 

Several annotated printed articles concerning the effectiveness of a socialized economic system.

 

Booklet authored by A. Kwiatkowski dealing with the study of evangelical records pertaining to the resurrection of Christ.

Box: 20

Receipts and statements pertaining to A. Kwiatkowski's purchases of books.

 

Typewritten and handwritten notes, clippings, and other items pertaining to literature, the author, and communism.

 

Articles, charts, clippings and other items relating to Soviet newspapers and publications.

 

Ukrainian publication on the book industry in the Ukraine in 1927.

Box: 21

Map of concentration camps in the USSR.

 

Maps of 20th century China, illustrating the points of communist growth.

 

Reports, memoranda, and clippings dealing with the Katyn Forest massacre.

 

Handwritten notes by A. Kwiatkowski concerning bolshevist nationalism and the Polish immigration to England.

 

15 issues of Od A do Z, a Polish emigre newsletter, printed in London, with annotations by A. Kwiatkowski.

 

Report on concentration camps in the USSR, 1917-1947.

 

Typewritten manuscript, with notes, by A. Kwiatkowski entitled Moja odpowiedz na oszczercza napasc redakcji `Od A do Z' na moja osobe (My Answer to the Slanderous Attack on me by the Editorial Staff of Od A do Z' ). London, 1951.

 

A. Kwiatkowski's research and reference notes pertaining to problems of war and peace.

Box: 22

Typewritten and handwritten reports, reference notes, etc., pertaining to communism in Hungary.

 

Typewritten and handwritten reports, notes, etc., labelled Sophistry.

 

Typewritten, mimeographed and handwritten materials dealing with the activities of the Polski Komitet Wyzwolenia Narodowego (The Polish Committee for National Liberation).

Box: 23

2 photostat copies of The Christian in the Jewish Talmud by I.B. Pranaitis. One copy in Latin and one in Polish.

 

Typewritten and handwritten reports, research and reference notes pertaining to the XIX Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. 1952.

 

Handwritten report in Russian entitled Mao-Tse Tung, by A. Kwiatkowski. 1957.

 

Handwritten reports dealing with incidents involving communist movements in Azerbaidjan, Poland, USSR, USA, and England.

 

Document, from a text of a lecture, entitled Amnesty, printed by the Polish Political Education Sector of the Citizens Militia - Dept. of Propaganda, for its staff, dealing with political amnesty for certain people in the Polish Underground. March 1947.

Box: 24-29

Miscellaneous typewritten and handwritten manuscripts, charts, reference and research notes, clippings and magazine articles pertaining to A. Kwiatkowski's studies on Marxism-Leninism, bolshevism, communism, philosophy, psychology and religion.

 

GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH FILE ON COMMUNISM.

Box: 30

Yugoslavia

 

Bulgaria

 

Rumania

 

Denmark

 

Finland

 

Norway

 

Sweden

 

Albania

 

USA

 

Canada

Box: 31

Far East - general

 

Japan

 

Korea

 

China

 

Mongolian Peoples Republic

 

Mid-East - general

 

Iran

 

Turkey

 

Syria

 

Palestine

 

Transjordan

 

Egypt

 

Australia

 

New Zealand

 

Philippine Islands

 

Indonesia

 

India

Box: 32

Morocco

 

Algeria

 

Tunisia

 

Central Africa:

 

Belgian Congo

 

Nigeria

 

Sierra Leone

 

Cameroun

 

Togoland

 

Kenya

 

Sudan

 

Angola

 

Rhodesia

 

Tanganyika

 

Gambia

 

Africa - general

 

Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia

 

Poland

Box: 33

England

 

Ireland

 

Holland

 

Belgium

 

Luxembourg

Box: 34

Germany

 

Czechoslovakia

 

Hungary

 

Austria

Box: 35

Switzerland

 

France

 

Spain

 

Portugal

Box: 36

Italy

 

Latin America - general

 

Chili

 

Argentina

 

Uruguay

 

Paraguay

 

Bolivia

 

Peru

 

Brasil

 

Equador

 

Columbia

 

Venezuela

 

Costa Rica

 

San Salvador

 

Honduras

 

Guatemala

 

Mexico

 

Cuba

 

Greece

 

INDEXED RESEARCH FILE

Box: 37

HM II-IV

Box: 38

HM V

Box: 39

HM V-X

Box: 40

DM - 2 vols. pertaining to dialectical materialism and Marsism-Leninism.

Box: 41

HM V

 

HM VII, 1-5 - pertaining to religion and Marxism-Leninism.

 

DM I-III

Box: 42

DM III-VI

 

HM I-II

Box: 43-44

Card Index to indexed research file.

 

NEWSPAPER CLIPPINGS

Box: 45

Radio, television, and motion pictures and communist propaganda.

 

Soviet commentaries on the foreign press.

 

Soviet youth organizations and libraries.

 

Soviet paper industry.

 

Soviet polygraphic industry.

 

Religion and communism.

 

Soviet publications.

 

Soviet reader, the.

 

Photostat copies of newspaper clippings of A. Kwiatkowski's articles.

 

Communist propaganda anecdotes.

 

Soviet anecdotes on the Nüremberg War Trials.

Box: 46

Poland

 

England

 

Germany

 

Czechoslovakia

 

Hungary

 

Austria

 

Switzerland

 

France

 

Spain

 

Portugal

 

Italy

 

Latin America - general

Box: 47

Belgium

 

USSR

 

Estonia

 

Latvia

 

Lithuania

 

USA

 

England

 

Sweden

 

Middle-East - general

 

Far East - general

 

China

 

OVERSIZE

Box: 48

Large, oversize album of materials dealing with the Comintern.

Box: 49-50

2 packages of oversize maps, charts, diagrams and other items pertaining to A. Kwiatkowski's research and studies.

 

PHOTOGRAPHS

Envelope A

19 photos of the Katyn Forest massacre, showing map leading to the 7 mass graves found in that area, skulls and British, Canadian and U.S. officers inspecting the autopsy's made at some of the grave sites, undated

Envelope B

14 photos of anti-religious communist propaganda, undated

Envelope C

81 photos of Russian books and other publications, undated

Envelope D-m*E

5 photos and 19 glass plates of Comintern documents, undated