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  • Title: Herbert F. Weiss papers
    Date (inclusive): 1947-2003
    Collection Number: 2009C55
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: In French and English.
    Physical Description: 60 manuscript boxes (12.8 linear feet)
    Abstract: Writings, notes, correspondence, government documents, bulletins and issuances of Congolese political organizations, reports, studies, conference materials, and printed matter, relating to nationalism in and independence of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Parti Solidaire Africain, Patrice Lumumba, civil war and political opposition groups in the Congo, and political conditions elsewhere in Africa. Used in part as research material for the book by H. F. Weiss, Political Protest in the Congo: The Parti Solidaire Africain during the Independence Struggle (Princeton, 1967).
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Creator: Weiss, Herbert F.

    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], Herbert F. Weiss papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2009.

    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.

    Biographical/Historical Note

    American political scientist.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Writings, notes, correspondence, government documents, bulletins and issuances of Congolese political organizations, reports, studies, conference materials, and printed matter, relating to nationalism in and independence of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Parti Solidaire Africain, Patrice Lumumba, civil war and political opposition groups in the Congo, and political conditions elsewhere in Africa. Used in part as research material for the book by H. F. Weiss, Political Protest in the Congo: The Parti Solidaire Africain during the Independence Struggle (Princeton, 1967).

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Lumumba, Patrice, 1925-1961.
    Parti solidaire africain (Congo)
    Africa--Politics and government--1960-
    Congo (Democratic Republic)--History--Civil War, 1960-1965.
    Congo (Democratic Republic)--History.
    Congo (Democratic Republic)--Politics and government--1908-1960.
    Congo (Democratic Republic)--Politics and government--1960-1997.
    Nationalism--Congo (Democratic Republic)