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Commonwealth Club Radio Program Collection

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

More than two thousand sound recordings of speakers addressing the Commonwealth Club of California are housed at the Hoover Archives and described in a searchable database.


Bronze Statue of Writer and Journalist Iris Chang Dedicated

Thursday, February 8, 2007

Calling her the “voice of the underprivileged” and a “fighter for people” family and friends of writer and journalist Iris Chang gathered at an unveiling of a bronze statue of her on Thursday, February 1, at the Hoover Institution. The statue, donated by the China Foundation for Human Rights Development, will be on permanent display in the Hoover Archives Reading Room.


Earliest Diaries of Chiang Kai-shek Open for Research on March 31, 2006

Friday, March 31, 2006

The diaries of Chiang Kai-shek from 1917 to 1931 will be opened on March 31, 2006. The remainder of the diaries will be opened sequentially during the next few years.


Arnold Rüütel, president of Estonia, visits the Hoover Institution

Friday, January 20, 2006

Before delivering a policy address at Stanford University's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies on January 20, 2006, His Excellency Arnold Rüütel, president of Estonia, visited the Hoover Institution.


"Revolutionary Eye" Exhibition Artist Speaks on Life, Art, and the Former East Germany

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

The Hoover Library and Archives hosted a wine and cheese reception for Wolfgang Janisch, the featured artist in the exhibition 'Revolutionary Eye: The Political Poster Art of Wolfgang Janisch: 1979-1999.


Archivist Offers a Look at a Day in the Life of the Hoover Archives

Monday, November 29, 2004

'A Day in the Life of the Hoover Archives,' a presentation by Hoover research fellow and project archivist Anatol Shmelev, November 4 and 5, offered a rarely seen look into the internal workings of the Hoover Library and Archives.


Conference on Impact of Cold War Broadcasting, October 2004

Wednesday, October 13, 2004
Hoover Institution

International researchers and former officials met at the Hoover Institution to address the impact of Western broadcasting—especially Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)—during the cold war.