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Overview of the Virginia McLean Thompson and Richard Adloff papers
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  • Collection Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical/Historical Note
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Collection Summary

    Title: Virginia McLean Thompson and Richard Adloff papers
    Dates: 1931-1986
    Collection Number: XX171
    Creator: Thompson, Virginia McLean, 1903-
    Collection Size: 26 manuscript boxes, 2 envelopes (10.6 linear feet)
    Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
    Stanford, California 94305-6010
    Abstract: Drafts of books, other writings, research notes, letters, newsletters, clippings, other printed matter, and photographs, relating to political, social and economic conditions in various African countries, including the Congo (Brazzaville), Madagascar, Zaire and other French-speaking countries; and in Indochina, Thailand and Burma. Includes joint writings of Virginia Thompson and Richard Adloff.
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
    Languages: English French

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.
    Access to sound 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

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Virginia McLean Thompson and Richard Adloff papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives.

    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

    American historian.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Drafts of books, other writings, research notes, letters, newsletters, clippings, other printed matter, and photographs, relating to political, social and economic conditions in various African countries, including the Congo (Brazzaville), Madagascar, Zaire and other French-speaking countries; and in Indochina, Thailand and Burma. Includes joint writings of Virginia Thompson and Richard Adloff.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Africa.
    Congo (Democratic Republic)
    Congo (Brazzaville)
    Madagascar.
    Africa, French-speaking Equatorial.
    Africa, French-speaking West.
    Burma.
    Thailand.
    Indochina.
    Adloff, Richard.