Overview of the Jirí Horák papers

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Overview of the Jirí Horák papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
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Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Jirí Horák papers
Dates: 1946-2006
Collection Number: 2006C66
Creator: Horák, Jirí, 1924-2003.
Collection Size: 74 manuscript boxes (29.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Speeches and writings, correspondence, reports, bulletins, printed matter, and photographs, relating to socialism in Czechoslovakia, anti-communist political movements, Czech émigré affairs, Radio Free Europe, the Socialist International, and post-1989 political conditions in Czechoslovakia.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English Czech

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
Access to audio recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. Please contact the Hoover Institution Archives for further information.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jirí Horák papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 2006.

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 Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Czechoslovak social democratic leader; emigre and political scientist in the United States; secretary-general, Council of Free Czechoslovakia, 1974-1994; chairman, Ceskoslovenská Strana Sociálne Demokratická, 1990-1992.

Scope and Content of Collection

Speeches and writings, correspondence, reports, bulletins, printed matter, and photographs, relating to socialism in Czechoslovakia, anti-communist political movements, Czech émigré affairs, Radio Free Europe, the Socialist International, and post-1989 political conditions in Czechoslovakia.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Radio Free Europe.
Council of Free Czechoslovakia.
Ceskoslovenská strana sociálne demokratická.
Socialist International (1951- )
Socialism Czechoslovakia.
Anti-communist movements.
Czechs United States.
Radio broadcasting Czechoslovakia.
Czechoslovakia Politics and government 1989-1992.