Moe Berg papers

Collection Data

Description
Morris (Moe) Berg (1902-1972) was an American baseball player, linguist, lawyer, and spy during World War II. Collection consists of correspondence, speeches, reports, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia reflecting Berg's career in major league baseball, his service during World War II, his interest in linguistics, his travels, and other matters.
Names
Berg, Moe, 1902-1972 (Creator)
Berg, Ethel (Creator)
Casey, William J. (Contributor)
Comiskey, Charles A. (Contributor)
Goudsmit, Samuel A. (Samuel Abraham), 1902-1978 (Contributor)
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979 (Contributor)
Weigle, Jean J (Contributor)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1922 - 1975
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 267
Topics
Baseball -- United States
Linguistics -- Study and teaching
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, American
Baseball players
Linguists
Spies
Latin America -- Description and travel
Genres
Photographs
Correspondence
Clippings
Memorabilia
Notes
Biographical/historical: Morris (Moe) Berg (1902-1972) was an American baseball player, linguist, lawyer, and spy during World War II.
Physical Description
Extent: .8 linear foot (2 boxes)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12060498
MSS Unit ID: 267
Archives collections id: archives_collections_267
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW89-A338
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e77396f0-8469-0136-49df-279062e653d4
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