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Herbert Romerstein

Herbert Romerstein Collection Now Available

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Processing of the large Herbert Romerstein Collection in the Hoover Institution Archives has been completed.  The collection provides unusually thorough documentation of international communism and communism in the United States.

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New Finding Aids Now Available for Hoover Archives Collections

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

New finding aids to nine collections at Hoover Archives are now available through the Online Archive of California. The new finding aids represent significant holdings in collections related to World War II, twentieth-century Chinese, and African history.

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Darlington (background, middle with cigarette) sits with his staff on the Jurists Committee at the 1945 United Nations Conference on International Organization.
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Papers Of Economist And Ambassador Charles F. Darlington Now Available

Monday, July 11, 2016

The papers of economist, financial adviser, policy analyst, speechwriter, and ambassador Charles F. Darlington are now available at Hoover Archives. From the League of Nations to the United Nations, Saudi Arabian oil industry to the U.S. State Department, and presidents from Herbert Hoover to J.F.K., the Charles F. Darlington papers illustrate the life of an economist-turned-ambassador, businessman-turned-public servant, and Republican-turned-Democrat with a knack for observation and a quiet but sharp sense of humor.

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James C. Myers, Tech. 5 993rd Army Signal Corps
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Tales Of The South Pacific: James C. Meyers Letters, 1943-1945

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Hoover Archives has completed processing the letters of James C. Myers, a Tech. 5 with the 993rd Army Signal Corps stationed in the Pacific from 1943-1945.

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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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A postcard of Coblentz, Germany, sent from Truman Smith to his wife, Kay
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Hoover Provides Access To Newly Declassified Documents

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Government records from collections at Hoover Library & Archives have recently been declassified. The collections were created by diplomatic, military, and other government officials.

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A letter from Young Marshal Zhang Xuelang to Kung

Newly Processed Collections Now Available at Hoover Archives

Friday, January 22, 2016

Hoover Archives has recently processed and made available four new collections, including the diaries of Chiang Kai-shek's personal assistant, Chen Bulei.

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Declassified Materials Returned To Collections

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Government records from eleven collections at Hoover Library & Archives have recently been declassified. The collections were created by diplomatic, military, and other government officials.

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Documents of deceased Polish deportees
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Newly Processed Collections Now Available At Hoover Archives

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Hoover Archives has processed and made available four new collections.

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A safe conduct pass issued in the early 1970s by the Parliamentary Democratic Party, a group led by U Nu, who had also led an armed resistance group on the Thai-Burmese border against the military rule of General Ne Win. (Burmese Subject Collection, Hoove
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Hoover Institution Opens Burmese Subject Collection

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

The Hoover Institution’s newly created Burmese Subject Collection includes historical materials ranging from the British colonial period to the post-1948 independent era. Among the valuable documents are brochures, issuances, and investigative reports by the British authorities, documents pertaining to the Burmese ruling military junta and antigovernment forces from the 1950s to the 1970s, and the campaign materials of Aung San Suu Kyi and the National League for Democracy under her leadership.

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