Scope and Content Note
Title: Jane Leftwich Curry collection,
Date (inclusive): 1945-2006
Collection number: 2002C66
Curry, Jane Leftwich, 1948-
7 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes
(4.6 linear feet)
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Sound recordings and transcripts of interviews, clippings and other printed matter, conference materials, and miscellany,
relating to Radio Free Europe broadcasting to Poland, the media in Eastern Europe, and political conditions in Poland, Ukraine
and Georgia. Sound use copies of sound recordings available.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Language: Mainly in
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.
For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.
[Identification of item], Jane Leftwich Curry collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2002.
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
. 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 Note
The Jane Leftwich Curry Collection consists of
Sound recordings of interviews of Polish communist political and media officials, relating to Radio Free Europe broadcasting to Poland, as
well as transcripts of interviews with political figures from Georgia and Ukraine. The
Subject Files series includes various clippings and articles reflecting the political and economic scene in Poland before and during 1989
Collection also contains reports, memoranda, and statistical data relating to public media in Poland. Of particular interest
are surveys and studies conducted by Public Opinion Research Center, documenting the impact of media and propaganda on Polish
citizens in the late 1980's through the 1990's.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Radio Free Europe.
Mass media--European, Eastern.
Poland--Politics and government--1945-1980.
Poland--Politics and government--1980-1989.
Ukraine--Politics and government--1991-
Georgia (Republic)--Politics and government--1991-