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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement Statement
  • Biographical/Historical note

  • Title: Herbert S. Klein collection
    Date (inclusive): 1760-1991
    Collection Number: 2012C50
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: Spanish; Castilian
    Physical Description: 5 manuscript boxes (2 linear feet)
    Abstract: The collection is comprised of printed matter and research materials relating to the history and modern politics of Bolivia. The printed matter consists of pamphlets, monographs, and serial issues that largely pertain to Bolivian leftist authors and organizations. The research materials and notes concern land use and property issues in Bolivia during the 18th and 19th centuries. These materials were used as the basis of Herbert S. Klein's work, Haciendas and Ayllus: Rural Society in the Bolivian Andes in the 18th and 19th Centuries (1993).
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Klein, Herbert S.

    Access

    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], Herbert S. Klein collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2012.

    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

    The collection is comprised of printed matter and research materials relating to the history and modern politics of Bolivia. The printed matter consists of pamphlets, monographs, and serial issues that largely pertain to Bolivian leftist authors and organizations. The research materials and notes concern land use and property issues in Bolivia during the 18th and 19th centuries. These materials were used as the basis of Herbert S. Klein's work, Haciendas and Ayllus: Rural Society in the Bolivian Andes in the 18th and 19th Centuries (1993).

    Arrangement Statement

    The collection is organized into 2 series: Pamphlets, monographs, and serial issues; and Research materials and notes

    Biographical/Historical note

    1936 Born, Chicago
    1957 Receives B.A., University of Chicago
    1963 Awarded Ph.D., University of Chicago
    1967 Slavery in the Americas: A Comparative Study of Virginia and Cuba
    1969 Parties and Political Change in Bolivia, 1880-1952
    1978 The Middle Passage: Comparative Studies in the Atlantic Slave Trade
    1982 Bolivia, the Evolution of a Multi-Ethnic Society
    1986 African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean
    1993 Haciendas and Ayllus: Rural Society in the Bolivian Andes in the 18th and 19th Centuries
    1999 The Atlantic Slave Trade
    2003 A Concise History of Bolivia

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Bolivia--Politics and government.