Polk Mowen Publications
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents
Contains WWII-era German, American, and French newspapers and magazines collected by Polk and Mowen.
- 1904-1964; bulk 1918-1945
- Other: Date acquired: 1986, 1988, 2010
- Polk, Edwin W. (Edwin Weiss), 1916-2002 (Collector, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Many of the newspapers are extremely brittle. For this reason, the Special Collections staff may prohibit the opening or handling of certain items. Some item have been digitized and are available for viewing online.
From the Collection: 156 boxes
Language of Materials
Publications donated by Howard Mowen are denoted in the finding aid. All of the other publications were donated by Polk or others.