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HOOVER INSTITUTION ANNOUNCES DATES FOR ACCESS TO THE PAPERS OF CHIEF JUSTICE WILLIAM REHNQUIST

Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Stanford

STANFORD – The papers of Supreme Court justice William H. Rehnquist for the 1972 and 1973 Supreme Court terms will be opened to researchers at the Hoover Institution Archives on November 17. Papers from the 1974 Supreme Court term in the Rehnquist Collection and his correspondence files from 1972 through 2005 will be opened by January 5, 2009.

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Official portrait of Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist

PAPERS OF LATE U.S. CHIEF JUSTICE WILLIAM REHNQUIST DONATED TO HOOVER INSTITUTION

Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Stanford

STANFORD – The papers of Supreme Court justice William H. Rehnquist for the 1972 and 1973 Supreme Court terms will be opened to researchers at the Hoover Institution Archives on Monday, November 17, 2008. Rehnquist's papers from the 1974 term and his correspondence files from 1972 through 2005 will be opened by January 5, 2009.

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Soviet dissident and political activist Yuri Yarim-Agaev

Hoover Institution News Release: Hoover Institution Library and Archives Open Exhibit Highlighting the Role of Soviet Dissidents and Their Supporters in the West

Thursday, April 24, 2008
Stanford

The Hoover Institution Library and Archives exhibition To Choose Freedom: Soviet Dissidents and Their Supporters offers a glimpse into the era of repression against Soviet human rights activists, focusing on the years that followed Khrushchev’s “thaw” in the late 1950s up through the era of perestroika and glasnost in the 1980s.

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From Hoover Press: Lenin’s Brain and Other Tales from the Secret Soviet Archives by Paul R. Gregory

Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Stanford

In Lenin’s Brain and Other Tales from the Secret Soviet Archives(Hoover Institution Press, 2008) Hoover fellow Paul R. Gregory has written 14 tales drawn from the Hoover Institution’s collections on the Soviet state and party archives.

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Hoover Institution Library and Archives Exhibit Features Contrasting Views of War

Tuesday, January 15, 2008
Stanford

Never Such Innocence: British Images of the First World War, an exhibit at the Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion, features two approaches to engaging the British in the First World War (1914–18): one by the British government in thousands of posters and the other, nonofficial war art, poetry, and photographs by disillusioned British soldiers. Members of the class History and the Arts: Modern Britain, taught by Stanford history professor Peter Stansky, provided the text and chose the images for the exhibition.

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Hoover Institution Workshop Studies the Archives’ Holdings on the Soviet Union and Communist Party

Friday, August 17, 2007
Stanford

Each summer during the past five years Hoover research fellow Paul Gregory has led the Hoover Soviet Archives Workshop at the Hoover Institution to study its unique archival holdings on the USSR and Communist party.

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Hoover Library and Archives Present “Sharply Drawn: The Political Cartoons of Louis Raemaekers: 1914–1941”

Monday, January 22, 2007

Political cartooning has always been fraught with controversy and even danger; today’s cartoonists are not the first to have their work condemned.

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Ronald Reagan adviser Richard Wirthlin donates campaign research material to Hoover Institution Archives

Monday, October 16, 2006

Included in the donation are several research studies Wirthlin conducted for Governor Reagan between 1968 and 1974, polling and strategic research conducted for Reagan's presidential campaigns in 1976, 1980, and 1984, plus eight years’ worth of monthly surveys and other event-driven studies done for the Reagan White House between January 1981 and November 1988.

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Hoover Library and Archives Present New Exhibit: “A Tear in the Iron Curtain: The Hungarian Uprising of 1956”

Monday, September 11, 2006
STANFORD

The Hoover Library and Archives exhibit, opening September 19, commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Hungarian Uprising.

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Hoover Institution Presents New Modern China Archives and Special Collections

Wednesday, February 16, 2005
STANFORD

The Hoover Institution today unveiled its new Modern China Archives

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