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Parkes Library, Special Collections, Hartley Library: Microforms

The Parkes Library was established by James Parkes, a tireless campaigner against anti-Semitism, and is a major resource for the study of Jewish/non-Jewish relations across the ages.

Microform Collections

Parkes microforms are kept in the Microform Services Area on level 1 of the Hartley Library and are arranged by copy number e.g. 40001765.  You can read, copy or scan the microform material using the reader-printers. A University login is required for scanning.

Archives of the Central British Fund for World Jewish Relief

(The Jewish People from Holocaust to Nationhood. Series 1)
Research Publications, 1989
Microfilm 40048035-
Guide shelved at Parkes Z/BZ 6651.C46 [Parkes Library]

Immigrant in America. Unit 7: Jews

Primary Source Microfilm, 1983-1988
Microfilm 00250939-00250961

Records of the Displaced Persons Camps in Germany

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, 1986
Microfilm 00420721

Testaments to the Holocaust

Series 1 : Archives of the Wiener Library, London
Primary Source Media, 1998
Section 1: Propaganda material
Section 2: Eyewitness accounts
Section 3: Wiener Library publications
Section 4: Photographs
Microfilm 00067215-
Guide shelved at: Parkes Z/BZ 8231.T47 [Parkes Library]

See also Testaments to the Holocaust

Series 3 : The Henriques Archive from the Wiener Library , London
Primary Source Media, 2000
Microfilm 00186882-

Tom Harrisson Mass Observation Archive

File reports 1937-1949
Harvester Microform, 1983
Microfiche 46089375-
Index shelved at Soc Sci Ref HN 29 MAS [level 3]

See also Mass Observation Online

Journals and Newspapers

Title Holdings Reel no
Action 1936-1940 40008851
Archives Israélites 1869-1935 00316389
Blackshirt 1933-1939 40008833
Fascist Week 1933-1934 40008833
Free Press 1937-1940 40008897
Gerechtigkeit 1937-1938 40006866
German-Jewish Periodicals from the Leo Baeck Institute in New York 1768-1945 00169428-00169518
Jewish Chronicle 1841- Cabinet 15
Jewish Chronicle Index (Online index on JC website at JC Archives) 1841-1900 Cabinet 15
Jewish Post 1954-1961 40008888
Jewish Review 1955-1975
Jewish Standard 1940-1949 40008806
Jewish World 1873-1934 00361010
South African Jewish Observer 1963-1972 00236951