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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

During Herbert Hoover’s administration (1929-1933), the size of national forests expanded by more than two million acres, and the land designated for national parks and monuments increased by forty percent. Hoover also lobbied tirelessly for expanding the

Hoover Archives celebrates the centennial of the National Park Service with an article about Herbert Hoover's expansion of our nation's parks

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
 

Map showing Soviet naval activities off Inchon Bay, January 1954.

Hoover Archives acquires espionage files from post-World War II Japan

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

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

Students from Stanford's US-Russia Forum Visit Hoover Archives

The Hoover digitization team built this copy stand using inexpensive materials and DIY improvisation.

Hoover imaging specialists design new approaches to the digitization of rare artifacts

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

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

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

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William Patrick Clark with former president Ronald Reagan (William Patrick Clark papers, box 170)
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Hoover Acquires The Papers Of William Patrick Clark, Trusted Aid Of President Reagan

Thursday, March 24, 2016

This week Hoover Library & Archives opened the papers of William Patrick Clark, one of former US president Ronald Reagan’s most trusted advisers. During a long career of public service, Clark served as a US deputy secretary of state, national security adviser, and secretary of the interior.
 

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Staff for Personnel. Briefing for DCSPER Wade, “Systems Concepts for USAF Human Resources Management,” 20 March 1968, John J. Bennett Papers, Box 3
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Silas Palmer Fellow A.J. Murphy Uncovers The Shared History Of Military And Business Management Techniques

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Silas Palmer research fellow A.J. Murphy, a doctoral candidate in U.S. history at Columbia University, describes using the papers of Colonel John J. Bennett to study military and business management.

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Hoover Library & Archives Now Accepting Applications For The 2016 Workshop On Authoritarian Regimes

Friday, March 11, 2016

Hoover Library & Archives has opened applications for the 2016 Workshop on Authoritarian Regimes. The deadline for applications is May 30, 2016.

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Chen Bulei, Chiang Kai-shek’s confidential assistant from the mid-1920s to the late 1940s.
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Hoover Opens Personal Diaries Of Chen Bulei, The Generalissimo’s Confidential Assistant

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Hoover Library & Archives has recently acquired and made available the personal diaries of Chen Bulei, (1890–1948), Chiang Kai-shek’s confidential assistant, who put into words the policies of the Chinese Nationalist Party (KMT) and the government under Chiang. Hoover also houses the personal diaries of Chaing Kai-shek.

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Gerald Lee Warren Papers, envelope C
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New Watergate And Nixon Administration Materials Now Available At Hoover Archives

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The papers of Gerald Warren, newspaperman and deputy press secretary to Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford, are now open. Of particular interest to researchers may be the White House Subject File, which makes up the bulk of the collection and includes materials on a variety of topics, including the controversy surrounding the Watergate break-in.
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