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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
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  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Language Processing Information

  • Title: Mother Alexandra papers
    Date (inclusive): 1883-1990
    Collection Number: 78054
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: In English, French, and Romanian.
    Physical Description: 3 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 8 envelopes, 6 phonotape cassettes 2.5 linear feet
    Abstract: Writings, correspondence, clippings, and photographs, relating to the Romanian royal family and to the Romanian Orthodox Church in the United States. Includes photocopies of correspondence of Queen Marie of Romania.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Alexandra, Mother, 1908-

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Mother Alexandra papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1978.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Daughter of King Ferdinand of Romania; Mother Superior, Convent of the Transfiguration, Elwood City, Pennsylvania.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, correspondence, clippings, and photographs, relating to the Romanian royal family and to the Romanian Orthodox Church in the United States. Includes photocopies of correspondence of Queen Marie of Romania.

    Language Processing Information

    In English, French, and Romanian.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Biserica Ortodoxa Româna--United States.
    Marie, Queen, consort of Ferdinand I, King of Romania, 1875-1938.
    Phonotapes.
    Romania--Court and courtiers.
    Romanians--United States.