Lei Zhen Papers Acquired by Hoover Archives

Thursday, October 25, 2007

The personal papers of Lei Zhen (1897–1979), human rights activist, liberal thinker, and vigorous political opponent of Chiang Kai-shek and Kuomintang rule in post-1949 Taiwan, were recently acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.


Andrzej Dudzinski’s Art Received by Hoover Archives

Friday, September 21, 2007

Andrzej Dudzinski, a prominent and critically acclaimed contemporary Polish artist, has donated a large collection of his original graphic works to the Hoover Institution. The materials provide an extensive sampling of Dudzinski’s thirty years of work in the United States as an illustrator, cartoonist, and graphic commentator.

Part of the front page of an issue of Otkrytaia pozitsiia, Soviet and post-Sovi.

Hoover Acquires Rare Periodical

The Russian Federation—like its predecessor, the USSR—has a network of some forty “closed cities,” entry into which requires special permission, both for Russians as well as for foreigners.

Juan Domingo Perón portrayed on a 1950 calendar issued by the Argentine government.

Juan Domingo Perón Papers

The Hoover Institution Library and Archives have long collected materials relating to Peronism, a movement, founded by Argentine leader Juan Domingo Perón...