Polish Resistance During World War II Periodicals Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains ephemera publications produced in clandestinely operating printing shops throughout Poland during the German occupation. The collection covers a wide range of groups active in the underground from nationalist to Soviet sympathizing communists. Of particular interest are titles which were printed during the Warsaw Uprising (August 1-October 2, 1944).
- Creation: 1941-1945
- Creation: Majority of material found in 1943-1945
Conditions Governing Access
Users should be cautioned in advance of the brittle condition of many of the original pieces which due to wartime shortages were printed on cheap paper stock.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
.5 Cubic Feet (1 document box; 2 F1 folders; 1 F2 folder; 1 F3 folder)
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged alphabetically by title.
- Polish Resistance During World War II Periodicals Collection
- Natasha Lyandres
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description