Overview of the David Fowler Collection

Processed by Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 2008
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Overview of the David Fowler Collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: David Fowler collection
Dates: 1989-1991
Collection Number: 89031
Collector: Fowler, David, collector.
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (1.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Newswire stories on computer disks, video tapes of television news broadcasts, and printed miscellany, relating to the Tiananmen Square incident in China, American military intervention in Panama, and the fall of the Nicolae Ceausescu regime in Romania.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

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], David Fowler collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1989.

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.

Scope and Content of Collection

Newswire stories on computer disks, video tapes of television news broadcasts, and printed miscellany, relating to the Tiananmen Square incident in China, American military intervention in Panama, and the fall of the Nicolae Ceausescu regime in Romania.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
China--History--Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989.
Panama--History.
Romania--History--Revolution, 1989.
Videotapes.


box 3

Computer disks circa 1989

Physical Description: 32 3.5-inch floppy disks
Reading room workstation

Digital newswire stories 1989

Physical Description: 25 digital files

Scope and Content Note

Reports by Associated Press and other news service reporters about events in China, Panama, and Romania. Primarily in English, some in Spanish. There are often multiple, shorter stories combined in a single digital file. These digital files were recovered from disks 11 and 13; efforts in 2011 to recover data from the other disks were unsuccessful.
 

Rest of collection not yet described