Register of the Costa Rican Subject Collection, 1929-1993.

Processed by David Jacobs.; machine-readable finding aid created by James Ryan.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Fax: (650) 725-3445
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© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Costa Rican Subject Collection, 1929-1993.

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:
David Jacobs.
Date Completed:
1995.
Encoded by:
James Ryan.
© 1998 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Costa Rican Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1929-1993
Collection number: XX804
Collection Size: 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (2.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Language: Spanish and English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

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

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

Accruals

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Access Points

Costa Rica--Politics and government.
Elections--Costa Rica.
Nicaragua--History--1979-1990.
Hull, John, 1920-
Central America.
Civil rights--Central America.
United States--Foreign relations.
Nicaragua.
Costa Rica.


Series Description

Box No. 1-2.

Subject File, 1968-1993.

Scope and Content Note

Reports, serial issues,articles, pamphlets, leaflets, flyers, bumper stickers, sample ballots, campaign biographies, voter's guide and election code. Arranged alphabetically by subject.
Box No. 3.

Oversize File, 1929-1990.

Scope and Content Note

Posters, manifesto, sample ballots, election literature and promotional items.

Container List

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1968-1993

Box 1., Folder 1-3

General. Serial issues, pamphlets, leaflets, flyers, bumper stickers, sample ballot, campaign biographies and reports, largely concerning political parties and campaigns, 1968-1986. Includes material from the Partido Comunista de Costa Rica, Partido Socialista Costarricense, Partido Vanguardia Popular, Movimiento Revolucionario del Pueblo and student movements

Box 2., Folder 1

Central America. Reports and pamphlets relating to Costa Rica's role in the Central American peace process, arms trafficking and the political situation in Nicaragua. Includes documentary material concerning various peace plans, including that of the Contadora group

Folder 2

Elections, 1990. Voter's guide, election code, sample ballot, bumper sticker, flyers, pamphlets and leaflets, 1989-1990

Folder 3

Human rights. Reports and pamphlet, 1987-1989

Folder 4

Trade unions. Newspaper, report and pamphlets concerning labor organizations and strike activities, 1979-1986. Includes material from the Asociacion Nacional de Empleados Publicos (ANEP) and the Confederacion Unitaria de Trabajadores (CUT)

Folder 5

United States. Articles and reports mainly concerning the activities of John Hull within Costa Rica in support of the Nicaraguan Contras, 1988-1993. Includes material on the controversy surrounding allegations made against Hull and the Central Intelligence Agency by the Christic Institute

 

OVERSIZE FILE, 1929-1990.

Box 3.

Posters, manifesto, sample ballots, election literature and promotional items. Includes material from La Liga Antifascista de Costa Rica and the Partido Socialista Costarricense