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New York State War Council War Information Service Information Coordination Correspondence with State and War Council Agencies

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series contains mostly routine correspondence between the War Information Service and other agencies involved in war work as part of the office's duty to coordinate information about home front programs. The correspondence discusses information to be included in annual reports or information which the office was to disseminate in press releases. Some carbon-copy letters exchanged between agencies, requests to federal agencies for various materials, and a small amount of material relating to publicity strategy are also found.
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Quantity:
0.5 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1942-1943
Series Number:
A4314

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Scope and Content Note

This series contains mostly perfunctory correspondence between the War Information Service and other agencies involved in war work as part of the office's duty to coordinate information about home front programs. The correspondence discusses information to be included in annual reports or information which the office was to disseminate in press releases.

Some carbon-copy letters exchanged between agencies (apparently sent to the office for informational purposes), requests to federal agencies for various materials, and a small amount of material relating to publicity strategy are also found.

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There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

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Processing Information

This series was originally accessioned as box 426 of old collection #77, accession -71.

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