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Inventory of the Michal Mudry [Michal Mudry-Sebik] papers
2006C1  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Michal Múdry papers
    Dates: 1939-2000
    Collection Number: 2006C1
    Creator: Múdry, Michal
    Collection Size: 12 manuscript boxes (6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Radio broadcast scripts, correspondence, writings, memoranda, reports, and printed matter, relating mostly to Radio Free Europe broadcasts to Czechoslovakia.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English
    Languages: Slovak
    Languages: Czech

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound 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], Michal Múdry 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.

    Related Materials

    Beneš (Edvard) papers, Hoover Institution Archives
    Osuský (Štefan) papers, Hoover Institution Archives
    Peroutka (Ferdinand) papers, Hoover Institution Archives
    Radio Free Europe records, Hoover Institution Archives
    Slovak League of America Congress Resolution, Hoover Institution Archives

    Biographical/Historical Note

    11 May 1909 Born, Drétoma / Drietoma, Austro-Hungary
    1930-1936 Studied at the Faculty of Law, Comenius University, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
    1936-1939 Public lawyer, Bratislava
    1939 Married Jarmila Navaříková
      Emigrated to the U.S.
    1939-1978 Member of Slovak and Czechoslovak émigré organizations in the U.S. throughout his career
    1943-1944 Secretary to the former Czechoslovak Prime Minister Milan Hodža
    1945-1947 A Slovak Democratic Party representative in the postwar Czechoslovak government
    1948 Emigrated again to the U.S. after allegations of espionage by the Communist Party against him and other Democratic Party members
    1949 Published a book about Milan Hodža entitled Milan Hodža v Amerike
    1951 Editor, Radio Free Europe, Czechoslovak Desk, New York
    1951-1954 Associate Editor-In-Chief, RFE, Czechoslovak Desk, Munich, Germany
    1954-1970 Associate Editor-In-Chief, RFE, Czechoslovak Desk, New York
    1970-1974 Editor-In-Chief, RFE, Czechoslovak Desk, New York
    20 September 1978 Died, New York

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Radio broadcast scripts, correspondence, writings, memoranda, reports, and printed matter, relating to Radio Free Europe broadcasts to 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
    Radio broadcasting Czechoslovakia