Preliminary Inventory to the Eugene Staley Papers, 1923-1988

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Preliminary Inventory to the Eugene Staley Papers, 1923-1988

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Eugene Staley Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1923-1988
Collection number: 80150
Creator: Staley, Eugene, 1906-1989
Collection Size: 24 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (11.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, notes, reports, studies, conference proceedings, curricular material, and printed matter, relating to international economic development assistance to developing countries, education as a means toward economic development, education in internationalism, international relations, international economic relations, and international organization.
Language: English.

Administrative Information


Collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eugene Staley Papers, [Box no.], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.


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Access Points

International education
International relations
International organization
Economic assistance
Developing countries
International economic relations
United States--Foreign relations

Container List

Box 1.

"'World Studies' Project," 1978


Writings, 1923-1961

Box 2.

Writings, 1963-1988


Chapters in books


Articles and speeches, 1932-1940

Box 3.

Articles and speeches, 1939-1972

Box 4.

Articles and book reviews, 1938-1980


Vita and list of publications


Fugitive material project, 1936


Raw materials reports, 1937-1946


Bureau of the Budget reports, 1942

Box 5.

United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (China), 1942-1944


Foreign Service survey, 1945


United Nations Conference, San Francisco, 1945


Council on Foreign Relations paper, 1945


Stanford Business School course, 1945-1946


Development of International Society Conference, Princeton, 1946


United Nations Working Group for Asia and the Far East, 1947

Box 6.

Institute of Pacific Relations


World Affairs Council


Uncompleted projects, 1930-1947


Cuba mission, 1950


Communist allegations and security clearance, 1942-1953


Stanford Research Institute (SRI), 1949-1968


Venezuela technical institute, 1953


Manual of Industrial Development, 1955

Box 7.

SRI small industry research program, 1958-1960


SRI Colombia project, 1962


SRI Peru project, 1965


SRI miscellaneous


Ford Foundation India reports, 1954-1973


India handloom export reports, 1957-1960


India small-scale industry reports, 1960-1962

Box 8.

India reports, 1960-1975 (SRI, Ford Foundation, small industry, occupational training, rural development)

Box 9.

India Institute of Rural Management Anand, 1980


India miscellany


Pakistan small industry report, 1973


United Nations Conference on the Application of Science and Technology for the Benefit of the Less Developed Areas, 1961


Nyasaland Economic Symposium, 1962


Pugwash Conference on Science and World Affairs, Udaipur, India, 1964


Conference on Development and Cooperation in the South Asia Pacific Region, Kuala Lumpur, Malaya, 1964

Box 10.

Malaya development materials


United Nations Seminar on Industrial Research and Development Institutes in Developing Countries, Beirut, Lebanon, 1964


Aswan project and Aswan Development Conference, Aswan, Egypt, 1964


Far East Manpower Assessment and Educational Planning Seminar, Manila, Philippines, 1965


Society for International Development meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, 1965


United Nations Centre for Industrial Development, 1965-1967

Box 11.

Aspen Seminar on Southeast Asia, Aspen, Colorado, 1966


Nigeria occupational training material, 1966


Kyushu-Yamaguchi International Journalists Seminar, Fukuoka, Japan, 1967


Conference on the Scientific Revolution, State University of New York, Albany, 1968


Indonesia education mission, 1970


United Nations Industrial Development Organization report, 1971


Asian Development Bank meeting, Manila, Philippines, 1972


South Pacific Commission Sub-Regional Workshop on Planning Rural Vocational Training, Honiara, Solomon Islands and Rabaul, New Britain, 1975


Sahel development program, 1977

Box 12.

Off-Farm Employment Conference, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1979


Stanford International Development Education Center (SIDEC)


Economic anthropology course (Education 306A), Stanford University

Box 13.

Education 306, Stanford University


SIDEC miscellany


Seminar on Economic Problems of Emerging Countries, Stanford University, 1963


Stanford World Analysis Center, 1974-1976

Box 14.

Stanford Food Research Institute, 1978-1980


East-West Technology and Development Institute, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii


Work-oriented general education



Box 15.

International Workshop on Entrepreneurial Research and Development, Penang, Malaysia, 1976


East-West Communication Institute, East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii


Hawaii Entrepreneurship Training and Development Institute, Honolulu, 1977-1980


Endevor-International, 1976-1979


Entreneurial development and education

Box 16.

Asia Foundation, 1968


Carnegie Endowment, 1939


Commission to Study the Organization of Peace, 1939-1981

Box 17.

Council for the Study of Mankind, 1962-1974


Council on Foreign Relations, 1965-1987

Box 18.

Ford Foundation, 1962-1963


International Council for Educational Development, 1974


United Nations Day, 1967


United Nations revenue, 1961-1969


United Nations University, 1960-1976


World Law Fund, 1964


Alexander, Ramy, correspondence, 1966-1968

Box 19.

Alexander, Yolanda, correspondence, 1976-1979


Hanna, Paul, correspondence, 1961-1988


Platt, William, correspondence, 1969-1974


Stinnes, Edmund H., correspondence, 1961-1977


Correspondence, 1950


Correspondence, 1963-1964

Box 20.

Correspondence, 1965-1967 June

Box 21.

Correspondence, 1967 July-1975

Box 22.

Correspondence, 1976-1988


Vietnam mission, 1961

Box 23.

Vietnam mission, 1961




Small industry


Population explosion


Foreign policy



Box 24.




Box 25.

Vietnam mission scrapbook, 196