Preliminary Inventory of the Adam Joseph Galinski Papers, 1945-1971

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Preliminary Inventory of the Adam Joseph Galinski Papers, 1945-1971

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Hoover Institution staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Adam Joseph Galinski Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1945-1971
Collection number: 78057
Creator: Galinski, Adam Joseph, 1896-1973
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, personal documents, writings, photographs, and printed matter, relating to conditions in Soviet forced labor camps, and to twentieth century Polish history and culture.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: English and Polish.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Adam Joseph Galinski Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Access Points

Forced labor--Soviet Union.
Poles--United States.
Political prisoners--Soviet Union.
Poland.
Poland--History--20th century.
Soviet Union.
Russia (Federation)
United States.


Container List

Box 1

Certificate of release from the Soviet Labor Camp Vorkuta. Original and English translation, 1956

 

Personal papers, military decorations

 

Letters to the family from Vorkuta Camp, 1948, 1954

 

Fragments from unpublished memoirs, including Vilna Region under German occupation, 1942-1944

 

Diary of Jadwiga Galinska, Rome-Washington, 1945-1955

 

Correspondence, 1946-1955

 

Correspondence with Polish authorities concerning emigration to the United States, 1958-1961

 

Correspondence with the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Refugees, 1963-1967

 

Testimony before the Congressional Committee on Un-American Activities: "Soviet Justice," life in the Soviet Labor Camps, 1960 April

 

Congressional hearing: "Soviet espionage through Poland," testimony of Colonel Pawel Monat, 1960 June

 

Three interviews of Radio Free Europe about life in the Soviet Labor Camps, 1946-1956, New York, 1960 August-September

 

Speeches and writings. Life in Soviet labor camps, Washington, 1960

 

Eastern provinces of Poland under Soviet domination; methods of subjugation, 1939-1941, 1944-1945, New York, 1960

Box 2-3

Correspondence with Polish Emigre Publishing Houses in Europe

 

Polish Research Center (polski Osrodek Naukowy), London

 

Polish Cultural Foundation (Polska Fundacja Kulturalna), London

 

"Veritas," Catholic Publishing Center, London

 

Polish Veterans Bookstore (ksiegarnia S.P.K.), London

 

Polish Publishing Houses and Bookstores: "Orbis," "Gryf," "Odnova"

 

Polish Library in Paris (Ksiegarnia Polska w Paryzu)

 

Polish Literary Institute, Paris

 

Jozef Pilsudski Institute of America, New York

 

Catalogues and correspondence with subscribers in the United States, 1968-1971

Box 4

News from Poland, weekly bulletin of Free Europe Committee, New York, 1961-1964, 1966-1967