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Preliminary Inventory of the Jirí Horák papers
2006C66  
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: Jirí Horák papers
    Date (inclusive): 1946-2006
    Collection Number: 2006C66
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: In Czech and English.
    Physical Description: 74 manuscript boxes (29.6 linear feet)
    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
    Creator: Horák, Jirí, 1924-2003.

    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], 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 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

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Ceskoslovenská strana sociálne demokratická.
    Council of Free Czechoslovakia.
    Radio Free Europe.
    Socialist International (1951- )
    Anti-communist movements.
    Czechoslovakia--Politics and government--1989-1992.
    Czechs--United States.
    Radio broadcasting--Czechoslovakia.
    Socialism--Czechoslovakia.