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Historic Radiograms from Pierre Huss

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Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 24 Jul 2015

Biographical History

Pierre John Huss (1903-1966) was a journalist and author. During World War II he was chief International News Service (INS) correspondent in Berlin and is the author of Heil! And Farewell: The Foe We Face (1942).

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Historic Radiograms from Pierre Huss consists of a scrapbook containing radiograms about the American campaign in Sicily and Italy during World War II from war correspondent Pierre Huss, presented to Harry A. King for the purchase of war bonds during Press-Radio Day on 25 September 1943 in Syracuse, N.Y.

Arrangement of the Collection

Single volume; presumably chronological.


Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings


Huss, Pierre J. (Pierre John), 1903-


Savings bonds -- United States -- History.
War -- Press coverage.
War correspondents.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy -- Sicily.


Syracuse (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms

Radiograms (correspondence)


War correspondents.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Historic Radiograms from Pierre Huss,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information


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