Publicity material and information artefacts relating to the activities of the Austrian and German exile community

Scope and Content

This series contains information artefacts such as publicity material and publications relating to the community of exiles from Nazi-occupied Germany and Austria, and their activities in the UK. This includes publicity material created to advertise the Austrian exile theatre, Das Laterndl, and other theatrical, literary and cultural groups such as the Free German League of Culture and the Austrian Centre. The series also includes publications such as newspaper and journal articles reviewing these activities, published both contemporaneously and retrospectively.


The records in this series have been grouped according to creating organisation (eg Laterndl, Club 1943, Austrian Centre, general media) and ordered according to 1) the Millers' level of involvement in the organisation and 2) chronological order of production (contemporary before retrospective).

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Conditions Governing Use

Conditions outlined at fonds level.

Appraisal Information

Some photocopies have been destroyed. For details see individual files/items.

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