1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Rumor--United States.

  1. World War II rumor project collection, 1942-1943

    10 boxes (5 linear feet) . -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Manuscript collection created by the Office of War Information in 1942-1943. Field representatives of various federal agencies in 42 states enlisted individuals who collected rumors generated in the United States during World War II. These individuals or "correspondents" included dentists, beauty shop operators, policemen, proprietors, and librarians who had access to rumors in their...