A dollar bill carried aboard and signed by the members of the bombing crew on July 1, 1946 (Beth Flippen Scheel collection, box 1)

Hoover marks the seventieth anniversary of the Bikini Atoll nuclear tests with the release of rare sound recordings

“Germany 1936: Events Worth Visiting in the Olympic Year” (German Subject collection)

Hoover acquires new materials from the 1936 Olympics

Participants of the 2016 Hoover Library & Archives Workshop on Authoritarian Regimes

Hoover fellow and Stanford historian Norman Naimark addresses the 2016 Workshop on Authoritarian Regimes

Hoover preserves and makes available new footage of Churchill's 1940s travel in Cuba

Hoover Library & Archives marks the fiftieth anniversary of the show with the exhibition Civil Discourse: William F. Buckley Jr.'s Firing Line, 1966-1999

Student delegates from the Stanford US-Russia Forum view documents and photographs from Russian collections at Hoover Archives

Student delegates from Stanford's US-Russia Forum visit Hoover Library & Archives

Chief of State Pétain greets his supporters, Vichy, May 1944

Hoover Archives acquires the family photographs of Philippe Pétain, Marshal of France

Herbert Hoover Subject Collection, Envelope SSS, Hoover Institution Archives

Explore the life and career of the 31st president

Anatol Shmelev is named the inaugural Robert Conquest Curator of Russian and Eurasian Collections

Hoover Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Russian Service archive now available online

Current Exhibition

Our new exhibition, Unpacking History, celebrates the variety, range, and historical significance of Hoover’s holdings by featuring rare and intriguing items from select collections acquired in recent years.

 

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Visiting the Hoover Library and Archives? The Hoover Institution is located on the campus of Stanford University. For full details please visit this page. The reading room will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 through Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 in observance of the Stanford Winter Closure.

 

Featured Curator
Maciej Siekierski