German American National Congress collection
MSGANC68

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
German-American National Congress.
Title
German American National Congress collection
ID
MSGANC68
Date [inclusive]
1963-1967
Extent
0.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
The German American National Congress (Deutsch-Amerikanischer National-Kongress), a not-for-profit organization incorporated in the State of Illinois, was founded in 1958 with its main headquarters in Chicago. The collection contains administrative documents and the newsletter of the German American National Congress.

Preferred Citation

German American National Congress collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History

The German American National Congress (Deutsch-Amerikanischer National-Kongress), a not-for-profit organization incorporated in the State of Illinois, was founded in 1958 with its main headquarters in Chicago. The goals of the organization included the fostering of friendship between the U.S.A. and Germany, unity of all Germany-Americans, reunification of Germany, the countering of anti-German propaganda, and the cultivation and preservation of the German heritage, culture and language. Membership is open to American citizens of German extraction, regardless of sex, or political/religious affiliation.

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains administrative documents and the newsletter of the German American National Congress.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2006-10-20

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Revision Description

  07/22/2010

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • German-American National Congress. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Community Organizations.
  • Chicago Ethnic Groups.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: German American National Congress Collection 

Box Folder

The Bombing Atrocity of Dresden, 1963 

1 1

Constitution, 1966 

1 2

Der Deutsch-Amerikaner, 1965 

1 3

Der Deutsch-Amerikaner, 1966 

1 4

Der Deutsch-Amerikaner, 1966-1967 

1 5

Membership brochure, 1964 

1 6

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