Overview of the Sighet Memorial collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Sighet Memorial collection
Date (inclusive): undated
Collection Number: 2004C23
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Sound recordings of interviews of former prisoners, relating to the status of civil liberties and to political and religious repression under the communist regime in Romania.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives

Access

Collection is open for research. The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copiesof 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

Names of interviewees may not be cited until 2023 January 1. For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sighet Memorial collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2004.

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.

Location of Originals

Originals in possession of: Fundatia Academia Civica, Bucharest.

Scope and Content of Collection

Sound recordings of interviews of former prisoners, relating to the status of civil liberties and to political and religious repression under the communist regime in Romania.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Civil rights--Romania.
Political crimes and offenses--Romania.
Political prisoners--Romania.
Romania--History--1944-1989.
Romania--Religion.

Box 1

Inventory list of interviews, 2003

Box 1

Digital sound recordings of interviews (28 compact discs) 2003