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  • Title: Chinese Subject Collection
    Date (inclusive): 1918-2011
    Collection Number: XX745
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English, Chinese,Spanish, and French.
    Physical Description: 8 manuscript boxes, 1 cubic foot box, 3 oversize boxes, 3 oversize folders, 19 phonorecords, 1 phonotape cassette, 10 microfilm reels, 4 scrolls (10 linear feet)
    Abstract: Reports, memoranda, correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, bulletins, messages, appeals, questionnaires, press releases, maps, silk embroidered portraits, memorabilia, and phonorecords. Materials relate to political, social, and economic conditions in China, especially during the period of the Civil War, and to the Tiananmen Square massacre of June 1989.


    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

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Chinese subject collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.


    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 catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Art objects, Chinese.
    China--History--20th century.
    China--History--Civil War, 1945-1949.
    China--History--Tiananmen Square Incident, 1989.