Overview of the Iraqi subject collection, 1937-2008

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
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Title: Iraqi subject collection
Date (inclusive): 1937-2008
Collection Number: XX865
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box 1.2 linear feet
Abstract: Reports, leaflets, other printed matter, computer disk, video tape, and miscellany, relating to political, social and economic conditions in Iraq, and to the Gulf War of 1991 and the Iraq War of 2003.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Materials note: In English and Arabic.

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Iraqi subject collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives. An increment was added in 2011.

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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Scope and Content of Collection

Reports, leaflets, other printed matter, computer disk, video tape, and miscellany, relating to political, social and economic conditions in Iraq, and to the Gulf War of 1991 and the Iraq War of 2003.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Iraq War, 2003-
Iraq--History.
Persian Gulf War, 1991.
Video tapes.

Box 3

DVD labeled "International Crisis Group - Iraqi insurgent communications - 02.17.06" 2004-2006

Scope and Contents note

Contains videorecordings (Arabic intertitles, silent, color); images of leaflets, magazine articles, and other printed matter; and screenshots of Internet sites representing Iraqi insurgent communications. The materials show activities of the insurgent groups fighting against the US-led coalition. A list of descriptive file names used on the DVD is available. Dates are taken from "Date Modified" field. In Arabic, except for one video with English intertitles (see folder ABC-in_English). Digital use copies available in reading room.
Box: 1-2

Incremental Materials

Scope and Contents note

The rest of this collection has not yet been described.