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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Jirí Horák papers
    Dates: 1946-2006
    Collection Number: 2006C66
    Creator: Horák, Jirí, 1924-2003.
    Collection Size: 74 manuscript boxes (29.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, reports, bulletins, printed matter, and photographs, relating to socialism in Czechoslovakia, anti-communist political movements, Czech émigré affairs, Radio Free Europe, the Socialist International, and post-1989 political conditions in Czechoslovakia.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English Czech

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to audio recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Jirí Horák papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2006.

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    Czechoslovak social democratic leader; emigre and political scientist in the United States; secretary-general, Council of Free Czechoslovakia, 1974-1994; chairman, Ceskoslovenská Strana Sociálne Demokratická, 1990-1992.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Speeches and writings, correspondence, reports, bulletins, printed matter, and photographs, relating to socialism in Czechoslovakia, anti-communist political movements, Czech émigré affairs, Radio Free Europe, the Socialist International, and post-1989 political conditions in Czechoslovakia.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Radio Free Europe.
    Council of Free Czechoslovakia.
    Ceskoslovenská strana sociálne demokratická.
    Socialist International (1951- )
    Socialism Czechoslovakia.
    Anti-communist movements.
    Czechs United States.
    Radio broadcasting Czechoslovakia.
    Czechoslovakia Politics and government 1989-1992.