Register of the Eritrean Subject Collection, 1941-2003

Processed by Aparna Mukherjee.; machine-readable finding aid created by James Ryan.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Phone: (650) 723-3563
Fax: (650) 725-3445
Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
© 1998
Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Register of the Eritrean Subject Collection, 1941-2003

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

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eritrean Subject Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1941-2003
Collection number: XX815
Creator:
Collection Size: 2 manuscript box, 1 oversize box, 1 phonorecord (2.3 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Electronic bulletins, pamphlets, press releases, speeches, printed matter, and memorabilia, relating to drought and famine in Eritrea, the independence movement led by the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, the establishment of Eritrean independence in 1993, and political, social and economic conditions in Eritrea.
Language: English.

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

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eritrean 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 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.

Access Points

Eritrea--History.
Droughts--Eritrea.
Eritrea--Famines.
Nationalism--Eritrea.
Eritrean People's Liberation Front.
Eritrea.
Africa.
Phonorecords.


Series Description

Box No. 1.

Subject File, 1988-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, bulletins, calendar, clippings, leaflets, pamphlets, newsletters, notes, legal statutes and printed matter relating to education, health, human rights and refugees, social and political conditions in Eritrea.
Box No. 1.

Drought and Famine, 1985-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Brochure, press release, printed matter and report relating to the drought conditions in Eritrea.
Box No. 1.

Revolutionary Movements, 1987-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Announcements, articles, communiques, correspondence, flyer, leaflets, pamphlets, press release, printed matter and statements relating to the revolutionary movements in Eritrea.
Box No. 2.

Memorabilia, n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Button, cap, keychain, maps, penant, shoes relating to political conditions in Eritrea and signifying the emergence of Free Eritrea.
Record cabinet.

Audio-visual File, 1980.

Scope and Content Note

Phonorecord, "Chants et Danses D'Erythree", 1980.

Container List

 

SUBJECT FILE, 1988-1994

Box 1

General

 

Education

 

Health

 

Human rights and refugees

 

National Union of Eritrean Women

 

National Union of Eritrean Youth (NUEY)

 

Politics and Government

 

General

 

Referendum Commission in Eritrea

 

U.S. Committee for a Free Eritrea

 

Miscellany

 

DROUGHT AND FAMINE, 1985-1994

Box 1

Eritrean People's Liberation Front (EPLF)

 

Eritrean Relief Association

 

Eritrean Relief Committee

 

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee

 

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS, 1987-1994

Box 1

General

 

Eritrean People's Liberation Front (EPLF)

 

MEMORABILIA, n.d.

Box 2

Button

 

Cap

 

Keychain

 

Maps

 

Pennant

 

Shoes made and worn by guerrillas

 

AUDIO-VISUAL FILE, 1980.

Oversize Record cabinet.

Phonorecord, "Chants et Danses D'Erythree"

Box: 3

Incremental materials

Scope and Content Note

This addition to the collection has not yet been described. Please let the Hoover Institution Archives know if you would like to see this material described.