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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Title: John Richardson, Jr. papers
    Date (inclusive): 1956-2005
    Collection Number: 2011C15
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
    Abstract: Correspondence, writings, reports, memoranda, financial records, meeting materials, printed matter, and photographs, relating to American foreign and cultural relations, international relief efforts, and promotion of international democratic institutions.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Richardson, John, 1921-

    Access

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    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Richardson, Jr. papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2011.

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    1960-1961: President, International Rescue Committee
    1961-1968: President, Free Europe Inc. (Radio Free Europe)
    1969-1977: United States Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs
    1971-1973: Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs
    1977-1978: Director of Social Research at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
    Co-founder and Chair, American Committee for Aid of Poland; board member (Chairman Emeritus), National Endowment for Democracy.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, writings, reports, memoranda, financial records, meeting materials, printed matter, and photographs, relating to American foreign and cultural relations, international relief efforts, and promotion of international democratic institutions.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Free Europe Committee.
    International Rescue Committee.
    National Endowment for Democracy (U.S.)
    United States. Dept. of State.
    Democracy.
    International relief.
    United States--Foreign relations.
    United States--Relations.