Hoover Archives Acquires New Historical Materials Evidencing Taiwan’s Bumpy Process toward Democratization
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives has acquired the papers of Thomas B. Gold, a retired professor from the University of California–Berkeley reputed for his research into Taiwan.
Hoover Acquires the Papers of Shultz Biographer Philip Taubman
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives has recently acquired the papers of journalist and author Philip Taubman.
President of RFE/RL visits the Hoover Institution Library & Archives
Jamie Fly, president of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) visited Hoover to discuss new initiatives to increase public awareness and stimulate research based on Hoover’s holdings of the RFE/RL Broadcast and Corporate Records and related papers.
Newly Cataloged Library Materials November-December 2022
Online Exhibition Bread + Medicine: Saving Lives In A Time Of Famine Launches At The Hoover Institution Library & Archives
Discover a new series of digital stories featuring collection highlights, Stanford student scholarship, and other compelling material on a catastrophic famine in Soviet Russia and Ukraine one hundred years ago and the American humanitarian aid that helped combat it.
Donald R. Heath Collection includes New Interwar Materials Donated to the Hoover Institution Library & Archives
Donald R. Heath was a White House correspondent for the United Press International before becoming a career diplomat in the U.S. Foreign Service from 1920 to 1961. New materials added to the Heath collection were recently featured in a bestselling historical nonfiction book.
Chiang Kai-shek & Chiang Ching-kuo Diaries
The Hoover Institution has been helping preserve the handwritten diaries of Chiang Kai-shek and his son Chiang Ching-kuo since Chiang family members deposited them at Hoover in 2005.
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