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Saul K. Padover papers

Title
Saul K. Padover papers, 1944-1945.
Author
Padover, Saul Kussiel, 1905-

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Moving imagePermit needed *ZL-275Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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Additional Authors
  • Gittler, Lewis.
  • Sweet, Paul.
  • United States. Army. Army Group, 12th.
Description
  • 2 linear foot (1 box).
  • 1 microfilm reel.
Summary
Collection consists of materials generated in Germany from October 1944 through May 1945 by Padover and two colleagues, Lewis Gittler and Paul Sweet. They were members of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) attached to the U.S. Army.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Diaries.
  • Photographic prints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Padover, Saul K.
Biography (note)
  • Saul Kussiel Padover (1905-1981), historian and teacher, was born in Austria but came to the U.S. in 1920.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2325
Author
Padover, Saul Kussiel, 1905-
Title
Saul K. Padover papers, 1944-1945.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Additional Formats
Entire collection available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Biography
Saul Kussiel Padover (1905-1981), historian and teacher, was born in Austria but came to the U.S. in 1920. He was a prolific author including among his subjects Thomas Jefferson and Karl Marx. From 1938 to 1943 he served as Assistant Secretary of the Interior and did intelligence work in Europe during World War II. Later he taught American political history at the New School in New York City.
Occupation
Intelligence officers.
Added Author
Gittler, Lewis.
Sweet, Paul.
United States. Army. Army Group, 12th.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2325
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