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Register of the African subject collection, 1831-2007
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: African subject collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1831-2007.
    Collection Number: XX762
    Collection Size: 40 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 3 phonorecords, 1 phonotape cassette, 6 videotape cassettes (14.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Electronic and other bulletins, pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, serial issues, reports, communiqués, press releases, maps, and other printed matter, relating to various aspects of twentieth-century African history; political, social and economic conditions in Africa as a whole; revolutionary movements in Africa; international support groups for such movements; droughts and famines in the Sahel region and elsewhere; and the AIDS epidemic in Africa.
    Language: English, French, and German.

    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], African Subject Collection, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives. An increment was added in 2011.

    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.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Electronic and other bulletins, pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, serial issues, reports, communiqués, press releases, maps, and other printed matter, relating to various aspects of twentieth-century African history; political, social and economic conditions in Africa as a whole; revolutionary movements in Africa; international support groups for such movements; droughts and famines in the Sahel region and elsewhere; and the AIDS epidemic in Africa.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Droughts--Africa.
    Africa--Famines.
    Africa--History.
    Africa--Politics and government--1960-
    Phonorecords.
    Phonotapes.
    Video tapes.
    Africa--Economic conditions--1960-
    Africa--Social conditions--1960-
    Guerrillas--Africa.
    AIDS (Disease)--Africa.