Records, 1943-1945.


Council for a Democratic Germany. Records, 1943-1945.

Records, 1943-1945.

Records, including correspondence, memoranda, minutes, press releases, financial statements, account books, and history, relating to studies of reconstruction of Germany. Subjects cover trade missions, schools, public health, economics, law and administration, the press, theater, and education of German prisoners of war. Also material about the American Association for a Democratic Germany.

4 boxes (2 linear ft.)



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American Association for a Democratic Germany (corporateBody)

Council for a Democratic Germany (corporateBody)

The Council for a Democratic Germany originated in a group of anti-Nazi exiles from Germany which had been formed by Thomas Mann in New York on Nov. 4, 1943. Shortly after, Mann left the group. Paul Tillich took over as chairman and the name "Council for a Democratic Germany" was adopted. The group was sponsored by the American Association for a Democratic Germany. Special committees were formed to study problems connected with reconstruction of post- war Germany. The last council meeting took p...

Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 (person)

Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001085.0x000173 German author. From the description of Land of good will : typewritten article signed, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609625 From the description of Autograph letter signed with initials : Bad Tölz, to Herr Fischer, his publisher, 1909 Aug. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270607913 From the description...

Tillich, Paul, 1886-1965 (person)