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On January 14th, Hoover Archives added its third piece of the Berlin Wall to its permanent collection. The most recently acquired segment of the wall was the gift of Joan and Michael Green.
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Hoover Archives Acquires Its Third Piece Of The Berlin Wall

Thursday, January 21, 2016

On January 14th, Hoover Archives acquired its third piece of the Berlin Wall as a gift from donors Joan and Michael Green. As an iconic symbol of the fall of Communism, the piece of the Berlin Wall will enhance Hoover’s already strong holdings related to the Cold War and its aftermath.

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During her visit Haben Girma examined the sandals worn by fighters of the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front (E.P.L.F.). As members of the E.P.L.F., two of her paternal uncles had died fighting for the independence of Eritrea.
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Activist Haben Girma Visits Hoover Archives

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Haben Girma, an Eritrean-American, the first Deafblind graduate of Harvard Law School, and White House’s “Champion of Change” honoree visited Hoover Institution Archives on January 13, 2016. During her visit, Haben was able to touch and feel items from Hoover’s Eritrea Subject Collection.

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Graduate intern Jason Hiller digitized rare Nazi news reels from Hoover's Universum Film AG (UFA) collection during the summer of 2015.
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A Study In Cinematic Propaganda

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Jason Hiller, a 2015 graduate intern at Hoover Institution Library & Archives, shares his experiences digitizing a collection of rare Nazi news reels.

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John Taylor
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Hoover Institution: Taylor Receives 2016 Central Banking Award For Economics

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
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The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce that Senior Fellow and Stanford Economics Professor John B. Taylor will receive the 2016 Central Banking Award for Economics. This esteemed award is given by Central Banking Publications, a publishing outfit known for providing informed debate about monetary policy for the past 25 years.

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Krstulović addressing his fighters, Svilaja range (Dinaric Alps), Croatia, 1942
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Farewell To Dalmatia: Vicko Krstulović Papers Come To Hoover

Thursday, January 14, 2016

The Hoover Library & Archives acquired another major collection pertaining to Yugoslavia, the Vicko Krstulović Papers.  Krstulović (1905−88) was a Croat communist and partisan commander during World War II in Dalmatia, the historic region along the eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea. 
 

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Hoover Institution Golden State Poll: Californians Have Their Eye On Water And Jobs, Wary Of Mileage Tax

Thursday, January 14, 2016

As California begins a new year and a hectic legislative session in Sacramento, a new Golden State Poll conducted by the Stanford University-based Hoover Institution finds California’s voters most concerned with the ongoing drought and the state’s economic recovery.

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Introducing The 2015-2016 Class Of National Security Affairs Fellows

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Every year, each branch of the US armed services and the department of state appoints a representative to join Hoover for a one-year term as a national security affairs fellow. Now in its forty-sixth year, the program provides mutually beneficial opportunities for intellectual enrichment.

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Herb Klein
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Research Fellow And Curator For Latin America Herbert S. Klein Awarded Distinguished Service Award At Recent Conference for Latin American History

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Herbert S. Klein, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and curator of the Latin America Collection in the Hoover Institution Library & Archives, is the 2015 recipient of the Conference on Latin American History’s Distinguished Service Award. The award marks Klein’s long engagement in the field of Latin American studies across a career during which he has published twenty-six books and 165 articles.

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Estonian national song festival in 1938
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Estonian Documents Received By The Archives

Thursday, December 17, 2015

The Hoover Archives has received a significant increment to its Estonian Subject Collection, including dozens of imprints and materials documenting life in Estonia in the twentieth century, beginning with the final years of the Russian empire, through the two decades of independence, World War II, nearly half-century of Soviet occupation, and the struggle for independence in the 1980s. Various personal documents, official issuances, election materials, photographs, leaflets, all help illustrate the changing political, social, and cultural environment of at least three generations of Estonians.
 

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George Shultz Birthday Celebration Dinner and Symposium

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

On Friday, December 11, 2015, the Hoover Institution brought together friends, supporters, and fellows to celebrate the ninety-fifth birthday of former secretary of state and Thomas W. and Susan B. Ford Distinguished Fellow George P. Shultz.

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