Overview of the Robert Carver North papers

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Overview of the Robert Carver North papers

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by Elizabeth Konzak.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Robert Carver North papers
Dates: 1928-1995
Collection Number: 80003
Creator: North, Robert Carver.
Collection Size: 3 ms. boxes, 1 microfilm reel (1.35 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, notes, printed matter, sound recordings of reminiscences, letters, and miscellany, relating to communism in China and India, Sino-Soviet relations, and the study of international relations in the United States. In part, microfilm.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
Use copies of some sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material in this collection are available for immediate access. Access to other sound recordings, video recordings, or motion picture material requires at least two weeks advance notice. For further information, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Carver North papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

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 Note

American political scientist.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, notes, printed matter, sound recordings of reminiscences, letters, and miscellany, relating to communism in China and India, Sino-Soviet relations, and the study of international relations in the United States. In part, microfilm.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Communism--China.
International relations.
Communism--India.
China--Foreign relations--Soviet Union.
Soviet Union--Foreign relations--China.
Phonotapes.


Partial Collection Contents

 

Sound recordings 1995

Scope and Content Note

List may not be complete
 

Sound recording of Robert C. North speaking on M N Roy 1995 January 25

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80003_a_0000658
box 1

Sound recording of Robert C. North discussing the history of the Hoover Institution 1995 April 5

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80003_a_0000680

Scope and Content Note

Discussion is focused on the 1950s
box 1

Sound recording of Robert C. North interview 1995 January

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80003_a_0000693

Scope and Content Note

North discusses his life. Cassette I discusses his beginnings at Stanford University and the Hoover Insitution. Cassette II discusses his family history and early life. 3 cassettes
box 1

Sound recording of Robert C. North interview 1995 February 15

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80003_a_0000698

Scope and Content Note

North discusses the work of the Santa Fe Institute and the influence of a philosopher named Roberto
box 1

Sound recording of Robert C. North 1995 February 8

Access Information

Use copy reference number: 80003_a_0000699