Overview of the David Spencer collection

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Overview of the David Spencer collection

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: David Spencer collection
Dates: 1971-1992
Collection Number: 92022
Collector: Spencer, David, collector.
Collection Size: 5 manuscript boxes (2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Salvadoran military interrogation and other reports, transcripts of interrogations, Salvadoran government press releases, captured guerrilla documents, guerrilla warfare manuals, leaflets, flyers, and photographs, relating to guerrilla activities of the Frente Farabundo Martípara la Liberación Nacional in El Salvador, and to allegations of human rights abuses in El Salvador. Includes a summary study with selected translations by D. Spencer.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English Spanish

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], David Spencer collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

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

Salvadoran military interrogation and other reports, transcripts of interrogations, Salvadoran government press releases, captured guerrilla documents, guerrilla warfare manuals, leaflets, flyers, and photographs, relating to guerrilla activities of the Frente Farabundo Martípara la Liberación Nacional in El Salvador, and to allegations of human rights abuses in El Salvador. Includes a summary study with selected translations by D. Spencer.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Frente Farabundo Martípara la Liberación Nacional.
Guerrillas--El Salvador.
Civil rights--El Salvador.