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Victory Book Campaign records

Collection Data

Victory Book Campaign (Author)
New York Public Library (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1941 - 1944
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 3164
Victory Book Campaign
Content: Collection consists of correspondence, minutes, press releases, posters, photographs, and other materials relevant to the activities of the Victory Book Campaign.
Ownership: MSS 89M38
Content: The Victory Book Campaign (VBC), originally named the National Defense Book Campaign, was established in 1941 bythe American Library Association, the American Red Cross, and United Service Organizations (USO). The Campaign's purpose was to collect and distribute books to members of the armed services. The VBC was dissolved in 1943.
Ownership: Victory Book Campaign Gift - Date unknown
Physical Description
Extent: 5 linear feet (5 boxes, 1 oversize folder).
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11992519
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 655bb520-c61f-012f-67a5-58d385a7bc34
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