These collections primarily concern Egyptian political and social movements, including the communist movement, the election of Gamal Abdel Nasser, and conflicts surrounding the Suez Canal. The papers of Egyptian diplomat and former United Nations secretary-general Boutros Boutros-Ghali document, in part, his experience negotiating the 1978 peace treaty between Egypt and Israel. Early publications of the Muslim Brotherhood are also available.

Hoover Institution Archives Poster Collection, UA 9

Edward Jajko analyzes an Egyptian poster (UA54, Poster Collection)


Boutros Boutros-Ghali Papers

Egyptian minister of state for foreign affairs, 1977–92; secretary-general, United Nations, 1992–96

J. Heyworth-Dunne Papers

Senior lecturer in Arabic, School of Oriental Studies, University of London

J. C. Hurewitz Papers

US historian

Richard Paul Mitchell Collection

Relates primarily to the Muslim Brotherhood

Gamal Abdel Nasser Speeches

President of Egypt, 1952–70

Egyptian Subject Collection

Miscellaneous materials

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Egypt Archival Collections     Egypt Library Materials


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