University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the William E. Mayer P.O.W. Brainwashing Audio



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Mayer, William E.
Title: William E. Mayer P.O.W. Brainwashing Audio
Abstract: Reel-to-reel tape and AIFF digital transfer copies on CDs of an address by Major Mayer (spelled incorrectly as Meyer) of the U.S. Army on “brainwashing of POWs by Chinese communists” to Eastman Kodak officers and supervisors.
Accession No.: 2009-110
Extent: 1 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Reel-to-reel tape and AIFF digital transfer copies on CDs of an address by Major Mayer (spelled incorrectly as Meyer) of the U.S. Army on “brainwashing of POWs by Chinese communists” to Eastman Kodak officers and supervisors. The original tape came from the collection of anthropologist Dr. Vincenzo Petrullo at the University of Pennsylvania.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Use of audio material by appointment only; please contact sound archivist.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Mayer, William E. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
United States. Army.
Subjects
Communism -- China.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William E. Mayer P.O.W. Brainwashing Audio, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Laurel Rozema, May 2009.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
2P29 7” reel-to-reel audiotape of Maj. William E. Mayer on brainwashing by Chinese communists
Two two-disc-CD copies of AIFF digital transfers of reel-to-reel