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Keynote speaker at Baltic Conference

Edward Rozek Papers, Box 74, Folder 13, Hoover Institution Archives

"If 5% of America were as patriotic as you, we would have nothing to fear..."

US Military Mission to Armenia Photographs, Envelope I, Hoover Institution Archives

Rare publication from the First Republic

Belgian tapestry in Leuven (Photo by Dirk Pauwels)

Artwork celebrates Commission for Relief in Belgium

The new archives reading room on April 15, 2014

More space for researchers and digital equipment

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Former Latvian President Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga Delivers Keynote at Baltic Conference

Friday, October 10, 2014

On Wednesday, October 8, former Latvian president Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga gave the keynote address at the "War, Revolution and Freedom: The Baltic Countries in the 20th Century" conference sponsored by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives and Stanford University.  Speaking to a packed audience in Stauffer Auditorium, Vīķe-Freiberga spoke about the recent history of Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania, all of which became independent countries again in 1991 after nearly fifty years of Soviet rule.

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Women and the Great War

Thursday, November 6, 2014 to Saturday, March 21, 2015

The Hoover Institution’s new exhibition, Women and the Great War, will open Thursday, November 6, 2014, in the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion (next to Hoover Tower) on the Stanford University campus, and run through Saturday, March 21, 2015.

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Harold Melvin Agnew Motion Picture Film, Hoover Institution Archives.

Hoover Archives Featured in Japanese Documentary about Atom Bomb Survivor

Friday, October 10, 2014

A Japanese-language television documentary about a survivor of the atom bomb dropped on Nagasaki includes footage shot at the Hoover Library and Archives. Footage from the Harold Melvin Agnew motion picture film, which depicts atom bombs exploding over Hiroshima and Nagasaki, is at Hoover and featured in the documentary. In addition, there is footage of Rachel Bauer, archival specialist at Hoover, and the shelves of film stored in the Hoover Archives.

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The Red Guard agitates against a leader of factory in Guangzhou City, ca. 1967. (Chinese Pictorial Collection, Envelope mJ, Hoover Institution Archives)

Communist Chinese Political Movement Collection Now Open

Monday, August 11, 2014

The Hoover Institution Library and Archives are pleased to announce the opening of the Communist Chinese Political Movement Collection

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Interviews of Radio Free Europe Polish Service Employees Digitized

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Audiocassette recordings of interviews of former Polish employees of Radio Free Europe (RFE) have been digitized by Hoover's audio lab for preservation and access.

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