Inventory of the Asia Foundation records

Finding aid created by the Asia Foundation and Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Email: archives@hoover.stanford.edu
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Collection Summary

Title: Asia Foundation records
Dates: 1951-1996
Collection Number: 89005
Creator: Asia Foundation.
Collection Size: 20 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 483 cubic foot boxes. (492.3 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, memoranda, project reports, conference proceedings, and financial records, relating to scholarships, exchange programs, and projects for social and economic development, and for aid to education, communications, health, and administration of justice in countries of South, Southeast and East Asia.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Asia Foundation records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives between 1989 and 2011.

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

Private American philanthropic organization for promotion of political, social and economic development in countries of Asia and the Pacific region.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, memoranda, project reports, conference proceedings, and financial records, relating to scholarships, exchange programs, and projects for social and economic development, and for aid to education, communications, health, and administration of justice in countries of South, Southeast and East Asia. File lists are searchable via uncorrected OCR.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Educational assistance, American--Asia.
Technical assistance, American--Asia.
Economic assistance, American--Asia.
Education--Asia.
Communication--Asia.
Public health--Asia.
Justice, Administration of--Asia.
Asia--Politics and government, 1945-
Asia--Economic conditions, 1945-
Asia--Social conditions.

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