Overview of the Barbara DeKovner-Mayer papers

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Title: Barbara DeKovner-Mayer papers
Date (inclusive): 1990-2012
Collection Number: 92115
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In English and Russian.
Physical Description: 69 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 2 phonorecords (24.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, printed matter, and photographs, relating to an American-Russian person-to-person correspondence and assistance program organized in the United States in 1990 as Friends Assisting Friends.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: DeKovner-Mayer, Barbara, 1935-

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Barbara DeKovner-Mayer papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1992.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

American writer; founder and president, Friends Assisting Friends.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, printed matter, and photographs, relating to an American-Russian person-to-person correspondence and assistance program organized in the United States in 1990 as Friends Assisting Friends.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Friends Assisting Friends (Organization)
Phonorecords.
Soviet Union--Relations--United States.
United States--Relations--Soviet Union.