Overview of the John Richardson, Jr. papers

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Overview of the John Richardson, Jr. papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2011
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by Jill Golden.
© 2011 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: John Richardson, Jr. papers
Dates: 1956-2005
Collection Number: 2011C15
Creator: Richardson, John, 1921-
Collection Size: 4 manuscript boxes (1.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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
Languages: English

Administrative Information

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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

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Biographical/Historical Note

President, International Rescue Committee, 1960-1961; president, Free Europe Committee, 1961-1968; United States assistant secretary of state for educational and cultural affairs, 1969-1977; board member, 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.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
International Rescue Committee.
Free Europe Committee.
National Endowment for Democracy (U.S.)
United States. Dept. of State.
United States--Foreign relations.
United States--Relations.
International relief.
Democracy.