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George L. Glotzbach QSL collection

 Collection 0090-MMC

A QSL card is a written confirmation of radio communications, typically the same size as a postcard, and sent through the mail. Donor George L. Glotzbach's collection consists of QSL cards from international and domestic radio stations and 19 radio pennants.


  • Majority of material found within 1999-2006

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections reading room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Photocopies or digital surrogates may be provided in accordance with Special Collections and University Archives duplication policy.

Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs unless otherwise specified. It is the researcher's responsibility to secure permission to publish materials from the appropriate copyright holder.


4.5 Linear Feet

19 Items

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The material in this collection was donated to the University of Maryland Libraries by George L. Glotzbach in 3 separate accessions in 2006,2007, and 2012.

Guide to the George L. Glotzbach QSL collection
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • 2021-08-13: Jim Baxter re-wrote the collection abstract.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742