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Hoover hosts the largest single collection of digitized publications from Afghanistan

Picture of Nationalist Chinese special unit stationed on the island of Saipan

The discovery of new archival materials brings findings and interpretation to modern Chinese history.

In efforts to expand to online audiences, the Hoover Institution Library & Archives’ proudly present “HI Stories.”

COVID-19 UPDATE: Staff are returning to work and offering remote reference services to researchers

The Hoover Institution Library & Archives is excited to announce that the Hoji Shinbun Digital Collection now has global coverage

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Masuo Kitaji’s hand-illustrated Japanese translation Bibles acquired by Hoover

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Wang Jingwei, one of the most controversial and complex political leaders in modern China.
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Hoover Acquires Personal Papers Of Wang Jingwei, A Top Leader Of The Chinese Nationalist Party And Prominent Political Figure In Modern China

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Hoover has acquired the papers of Wang Jingwei, one of the most controversial and complex political leaders in modern China.

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Newly Updated Afghan Digital Collection Now Online

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

With the launch of the Afghan Serials Collection, the Hoover Institution Library & Archives hosts the largest single collection of digitized publications from Afghanistan. To date more than 850,000 pages have been digitized and are now available online.

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Hoover Acquires Two New America First Collections

Monday, February 1, 2021

Hoover Institution Library & Archives has acquired two new collections related to its America First Committee Records. The America First Committee, active from September 1940 until the bombing of Pearl Harbor in December 1941, was the leading isolationist organization in the United States prior to America entering WWII.

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The people of Shanghai declared their change of political allegiance by flying the new five-color republican Chinese flag, ca 1912.

Witnessing the Revolution: The Hoover Archives Acquires More Francis E. Stafford Rare Photos

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Hoover has received a collection of materials created by Francis E. Stafford (1884–1938), an American lithographer and photographer who was one of very few Westerners to witness the turmoil of Chinese uprisings in 1911.

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The Hoover Institution Library & Archives Year in Review 2020

Friday, December 11, 2020
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Despite the challenges of the 2020 global pandemic, we at the Library & Archives have continued to focus on collecting, preserving, and sharing our collections, albeit in new ways. Since mid-March, the Library & Archives has transitioned to a hybrid work model that allows us to protect the health and well-being of our staff and the greater research community while continuing to advance our mission to collect materials and serve the research community.

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