Overview of the Arnold Beichman papers, 1932-2007

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Overview of the Arnold Beichman papers, 1932-2007

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

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

Collection Summary

Title: Arnold Beichman papers
Dates: 1932-2007.
Collection Number: 91030
Creator: Beichman, Arnold.
Collection Size: 112 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box (45.2 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to the history of the Cold War, the history of Soviet treaty negotiation and compliance, Soviet espionage, communism in the United States and elsewhere, and contemporary politics in the United States and Great Britain. In part used as research material for books by A. Beichman. Also includes photocopies of decoded Soviet espionage transmissions, intercepted by American intelligence agencies during the Venona program.
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], Arnold Beichman papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1991.

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 journalist and author.

Scope and Content of Collection

Writings, correspondence, and printed matter, relating to the history of the Cold War, the history of Soviet treaty negotiation and compliance, Soviet espionage, communism in the United States and elsewhere, and contemporary politics in the United States and Great Britain. In part used as research material for books by A. Beichman. Also includes photocopies of decoded Soviet espionage transmissions, intercepted by American intelligence agencies during the Venona program.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
United States--Foreign relations--Soviet Union.
Espionage, Russian.
Soviet Union--Foreign relations--Treaties.
Communism.
Communism--United States.
United States--Politics and government--20th century.
Great Britain--Politics and government--20th century.
Soviet Union--Foreign relations--United States.


Box: 1-112

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