Register of the Chilean Subject Collection, 1933-1999

Processed by Rebecca J. Mead and David Jacobs; machine-readable finding aid created by Brooke Dykman Dockter
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Chilean Subject Collection, 1933-1999

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Hoover Institution Archives
  • Stanford University
  • Stanford, California 94305-6010
  • Phone: (650) 723-3563
  • Fax: (650) 725-3445
  • Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
Processed by:
Rebecca J. Mead and David Jacobs
Date Revised:
1995
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Chilean Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1933-1999
Collection number: XX777
Extent: 11 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 1 phonorecord, 110 slides, 2 phonotape cassettes (8 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Reports, pamphlets, correspondence, bulletins, press releases, minutes, resolutions, campaign material, and printed matter, relating to the presidency of Salvador Allende and the military coup of 1973 in Chile; subsequent political, economic and human rights conditions in Chile; the Chilean plebiscite of 1988 and elections of 1989 and 1992; and communist political movements in Chile.
Language: Mainly in Spanish.

Administrative Information

Access

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.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Chilean Subject Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Access Points

Allende Gossens, Salvador, 1908-1973.
Chile--Politics and government--1970-1973.
Chile--History--Coup d' etat, 1973.
Chile--Politics and government--1973-
Elections--Chile.
Civil rights--Chile.
Communism--Chile.
Communism.
Chile.
Phonorecords.
Slides (Photography)
Phonotapes.


Series Description

Boxes 1-8

Subject File, 1933-1999

Scope and Content Note

Reports, pamphlets, correspondence, position papers, bulletins, press releases, charts, serial issues, newsletters, flyers, campaign material, circulars, speeches, opinion polls, biographical sketches, clippings, minutes, resolutions, charts, and miscellany. Arranged alphabetically by subject
Boxes 9-10

Oversize File, 1972-1989

Scope and Content Note

Clippings, serial issues, handbills, and miscellaneous election material
Record cabinet, Slide cabinet

Audiovisual File, n.d. and 1970

Scope and Content Note

One phonorecord relating to the massacre of striking nitrate miners in 1907; 110 slides used in a literacy campaign

Container List

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1933-1993

Box 1, Folder 1-3

General. Reports, pamphlets, serial issues, bulletins, circular, and clippings, 1969-1992. SEE ALSO: AUDIOVISUAL FILE

Box 2, Folder 1-4

General

Box 3, Folder 1-2

Allende administration. Letter, pamphlets, reports, newsletters, correspondence, charts, and flyers; includes material relating to agricultural development, 1972-1973

Folder 3

Armed Forces. Reprints, 1988

Folder 4

Direccion de Inteligencia Nacional (DINA). Serial issue giving details of secret archives of the Chilean intelligence service, 1993. Includes information on the assassination of General Carlos Prats

Folder 5

Drugs. Speech by Javier Illanes, 1988(?).

Folder 6

Economics. Reports and newsletters, 1979-1993. Includes statistical data and macroeconomic analyses

 

Human rights

Folder 7

General. Clippings, speech, leaflet, pamphlet, report, instructional material, 1977-1990

Box 4, Folder 1-3

United Nations Commission on Human Rights. Correspondence and reports, 1970-1971

Folder 4-5

Leftist organizations. Program statements, pamphlets, bulletins, and serial issues, 1943-1987. Includes press releases and bulletins issued by Russia, China, and the National Liberation Front (Vietnam)

Folder 6

Movimiento de Izquierda Revolucionaria (MIR). Speeches, program statements, flyers, serial issues, and newsletters, 1969-1975

Box 5, Folder 1-2

Movimiento de Izquierda Revolucionaria

Folder 3-5

Partido Comunista de Chile. Reports, pamphlets, flyers, circulars, and newsletters, 1976-1987

Box 6, Folder 1

Partido Comunista de Chile

Folder 2

Partido Socialista de Chile. Program statements, flyers, serial issues, pamphlets, and newsletters, 1981-1988

 

Politics

Folder 3-4

General. Statutes, pamphlets, program statements, and serial issues, 1933-1989. Includes material relating to fascist organizations in Chile

Folder 5

Plebiscite, 1988. Reports and newsletter, 1988

 

Elections

 

1989

Folder 6

General. Pamphlets, statutes, serial issues, electoral guide, opinion polls, clippings, program statements, newsletter, and miscellany, 1989

Box 7, Folder 1-3

General

Folder 4

Concertacion por la Democracia. Program statements, clippings, and miscellany, primarily relating to the presidential candidacy of Patricio Aylwin Azocar, 1989

Folder 5

Conservative parties. Program statements, clippings, biographical sketches, and miscellany, primarily relating to the candidacies of Hernan Buchi Buc and Francisco Errazuriz Talavera, 1989

Folder 6

1992. Flyers, leaflets, and miscellany, 1992

Box 8, Folder 1-9

Youth organizations (primarily leftist). Reports, position papers, clippings, correspondence (including communist youth organizations in other countries), meeting materials, flyers, resolutions, pamphlets, newsletters, poems, and miscellany; includes material relating to the Juventudes Comunistas de Chile, Juventud Democrata Cristiana, Movimiento de Izquierda Revolucionaria, and Pablo Neruda, 1968-1973

 

OVERSIZE FILE, 1972-1989.

Box 9-10

Clippings, serial issues, handbills, and miscellaneous election material

 

AUDIOVISUAL FILE, n.d. and 1970.

record-cabinet Record cabinet

One phonorecord, "The Siege of Santa Maria de Iquique: A People's Cantata of the Chilean Nitrate Miners," performed by Quilapayun, 1970

slide-cabinet Slide cabinet

110 slides used in a literacy campaign