Reference number
  • MSS.292/808.91/3
Date
  • 1935
Level
  • Item
Description
  • Sir Walter Citrine's working file for the preparation of his pamphlet 'Under the heel of Hitler, The dictatorship over sport in Nazi Germany'.
    Includes: annotated copy of 'Under the heel of Hitler'; notes by Vincent Tewson on 'German sport' and the pamphlet; 'The truth about sport in Nazi Germany', extract of letter sent by the President of the American Athletic Union to the head of the German Olympics Committee, 1935; circular from the National Workers' Sports Association, 12 Dec 1935; 'Olympic games in Berlin!', small poster from the British Non-Sectarian Anti-Nazi Council; National Workers' Sports Association monthly bulletin, no.1, Dec 1935, including information about the 1937 International Workers' Olympiad in Antwerp; extract from New Statesman and Nation on 'Nazism and sport', 7 Dec 1935; extract from The Times on 'Lawn tennis with Nazi rules', 25 Jul 1935; extracts from press articles on treatment of Jewish athletes.
Access status
  • Open