Northwestern

Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS67

Dates

  • 1940-1942 (Creation)
  • Date acquired: 11/30/1979 (Other)

Extents

  • 1.00 Boxes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    The material collected here is only a fraction of the propaganda which was circulated. Included as well is some material by other similar groups active between 1940 and 1942.

  • Abstract

    The Committee to Defend America by Aiding the Allies was formed in 1940 to encourage American interest in aiding Great Britain, and ultimately in entering the war in Europe and defeating the Axis powers. The material collected here is only a fraction of the propaganda which was circulated. Included as well is some material by other similar groups active between 1940 and 1942.  These materials were donated to the McCormick Library in 1980 by Northwestern University Archives who received them as part of a larger collection. For related materials, see also the America First Collection (series MS10).

  • Conditions Governing Access

    There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research; all patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.

  • Source of Acquisition

    Gift.

  • Method of Acquisition

    These materials were donated to the McCormick Library in 1980 by Northwestern University Archives who received them as part of a larger collection.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

  • Related Materials

    For related materials, see also the America First Collection (series MS10).

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