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U.S. restitution of Nazi-looted cultural treasures to the USSR, 1945-1959 [electronic resource] : facsimile documents from the National Archives of the United States / compiled with an introduction by Patricia Kennedy Grimsted
Bib ID 1628919
Format BookBook [electronic resource]
Author
Grimsted, Patricia Kennedy
 
Description Washington, D.C. : National Archives and Records Administration, 2001 
1 computer optical disk ; 4 3/4 in. 
Technical Details

System requirements: Windows: Pentium class processor, microsoft Windows 95 OSR 2.0, Windows 98, 2nd ed., Windows millenium ed., Windows NT 4.0 with service pack 5 or 6 (service pack 6 recommended), or Windows 2000; 16 MB of RAM (32 recommended), 15 MB 0f available hard-disk space; Macintosh: PowerPC processor; Mac OS software version 8.6, 9.0.4, 9.1, or OS X; 64 MB pf RAM; 24 MB of available hard-disk space. 

Summary

A compilation of documents establishing the transfer of art works, archives, and other cultural artifacts seized by the Nazis during World War II and returned by the United States to the Soviet Union in the years 1945-1959. Also included are black and white photographs and a discussion of the issues of American restitution of cultural artifacts and the demands of other European countries for the restitution of cultural artifacts from the Russian Federation which had been held by the Soviet Union.

Partial contents
  • Foreword / Michael J. Kurtz
  • Documenting U.S. cultural restitution to the USSR, 1945-1959 / Patricia Kennedy Grimsted
  • Facsimile documents
  • Nineteen U.S. restitution transfers to the USSR
  • Related documents.
 
Notes

Title from title screen.

"Prepared in collaboration with the National Archives of the United States"--Introductory screen.

Shipping list no.: 2002-0014-E.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects World War, 1939-1945 -- Confiscations and contributions.  |  Cultural property -- Repatriation -- Soviet Union.  |  Restitution and indemnification claims (1933- )
Other authors/contributors United States. National Archives and Records Administration
Also Titled

Documenting U.S. cultural restitution to the USSR, 1945-1959.

Govt. Doc. Number AE 1.127:N 23/cd 

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