Digital Projects


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Sound Recordings in Ferdinand Peroutka Papers Digitized by Hoover

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

A dramatization of Ferdinand Peroutka's play Šťastlivec Sulla, along with a number of his radio addresses and interviews, is among the more than forty audio recordings in the Peroutka papers digitized by the Hoover Archives.


Sound Recordings in V. G. Ulitin Papers Digitized by Hoover

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

More than a dozen audiotapes in the papers of Vladimir Grigor'evich Ulitin have been digitized for access and preservation.

Frida Kahlo with Leon Trotsky

Sound Recordings in the Bertram Wolfe Papers Digitized by Hoover

Thursday, June 3, 2010

Speeches by Bertram Wolfe, and a lengthy oral history by his wife, Ella, have been digitized and are available for immediate access at the Hoover Archives.

General Joseph W. Stilwell

Sound Recordings in Joseph Warren Stilwell Papers Digitized

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Several messages to the American people from General Joseph W. Stilwell, recorded in Burma during World War II, are among the sound recordings in the Stilwell papers that have been digitized by the Hoover Archives.

Rigoberta Menchú

Recordings of Rigoberta Menchú, Nobel Peace Prize Recipient, Digitized by Hoover Archives

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

The sound recordings of Rigoberta Menchú that formed the basis of her autobiographical book, I, Rigoberta Menchú: An Indian Woman in Guatemala (London: Verso, 1983), are digitized and available for immediate access at the Hoover Archives.

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Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) Belarus Service Audiotapes Digitized

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

The entire collection of audiotapes at Hoover created by RFE/RL’s Belarus Service has been digitized for preservation and access. Use copies of the recordings are available for listening at the Hoover Archives.

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One-of-a-Kind Commonwealth Club DATs Digitized

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

All digital audiotapes (DATs) of unique Commonwealth Club programs—that is, programs not also recorded on some other audio format—at the Hoover Institution Archives have been reformatted for preservation.

Hugh Gibson’s diaries

Hugh Gibson’s Diaries Documenting Herbert Hoover’s Post-World War II Food Mission Available Online

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Gibson wrote this daily journal when he accompanied Herbert Hoover around the world on the so-called food mission to assess needs and coordinate efforts in alleviating the famine caused by severe droughts and the devastation wrought by World War II.

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Newly Digitized Sound Recordings

Monday, December 14, 2009

Listening copies of many spoken-word recordings are now available in the Hoover Archives reading room.


Sound Recordings Newly Digitized by Hoover Archives

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Among the sound recordings recently digitized for access and preservation by Hoover's audio lab are the items listed below. To make an appointment to listen to the recordings at the archives or to purchase copies, click on Audiovisual Services.