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Published .
Written in English


  • Intellectual life,
  • American Authors,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Propaganda

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Chiefly correspondence with writers and government agencies concerning dissemination of information and propaganda during World War II. Also includes minutes of meetings, writings, subject files, scrapbooks, photographs, posters, and other records. Individuals represented include Clifton Fadiman, Alan Green, Christopher LaFarge, Margaret Leech, and Rex Stout.

The Physical Object
Pagination73,000 144 2 58.4
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25125310M
LC Control Number81046722

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The Writers' War Board: U.S. Domestic Propaganda in World War II Thomas Howell Following America's entry into World War II, after a long and heated debate between ardent isolationists and those who favored intervention, the Roosevelt administration increased its efforts to generate popular support for the war.   The Los Angeles Review of Books is a (c)(3) nonprofit. The downside of this is that the Writers’ War Board Records at the Library of Congress . It is also home to the papers of the Writers’ War Board, which offer a remarkable window onto the relationship between the federal government and the comic book industry during World War II. Paul Hirsch was a Caroline and Erwin Swann Foundation for Caricature and Cartoon in summer I came back to this book after reading Vasily Grossman's biography published in , as written by Alexandra Popoff. (Readers of "A Writer At War" may well want to read this fine biography.) "A Writer At War" is very good at presenting Mr. Grossman's World War II writings (oftentimes mere notes) from the front lines, in context and s:

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Stout to Selma G. Hirsch, 5 March , box 6; “Minutes of the Meeting of Representatives of the Writers' War Board, Deputies and Program Managers of OWI, Febru ,” box 53; Henry Pringle to Barach, 5 May , box , all in WWB records; Blum, V Was for Victory, 21–31; United States House of Representatives, Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on . (Record Group ) (bulk ) 3, cu. ft. Overview of Records Locations Table of Contents ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY GENERAL RECORDS OF THE OFFICE OF WAR INFORMATION 79 lin. ft. Records of the Office of the Director Records of the Security Office Records of the Security Advisory Board Records of the War Information. Thomas Howell's groundbreaking account of the actions of the Writers' War Board should be required reading."--Journalism History "The Writers' War Board has not been This is a major contribution, amplifying and extending our awareness of propaganda during World War II."--Allan M. Winkler, author of The Politics of Propaganda: The Office of War.   A Writer at War book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Photo Credit: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park This book makes you go through 5 years of WW2 beside writer-journalist Vassili Grossman. One the one hand, the excerpts from the.